Application Templates for Rails

Frequently I find myself creating basic rails apps to demonstrate a new feature, or prototype something for a spike test. Every time I created an app, I would run rails new -T, then add RSpec, Cucumber, Haml, possibly Bootstrap, etc.

After the 10th app in a month, I decided that there must be an easier way. Then I saw this post:

I started reading up on generators and application templates, then I thought I'd write my own, to see how it works. Currently I have posted my template to GitHub.

Currently the template:

During the creation of your app, the template will ask whether or not you want to use these features/gems:

Check it out and let me know what you think!