Last weekend I headed to New Zealand to attend WordCamp Auckland. WordCamps are community driven conferences focused on people who use, create, and support WordPress. It was a fantastic time - with great talks (check out my notes below), awesome people, and some fabulous food (mostly cooked by the family of the organisers). Everyone was [...]
One of the challenges of Automattic being a full-distributed workforce is that we spend most of our time interacting purely in chat form - even with our immediate teammates we spend most of our time with. One of the ways we ensure our teams work well is we spend a week each year together in [...]
One of my recent parenting victories was to convince the girls that London Grammar make a great 'going to sleep' soundtrack. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3UwYKVJMnLY
The second half of 2018 brought with it a bunch of changes on the professional front for me. 2018 as a whole was pretty tumultuous (that's a story for another time) but one of the big changes for me personally was I got a new job.
Rustling sheets and whispered giggles, "I'm not tired", "It's still light outside", A familiar pattern.
I've never considered myself a coffee snob but I have always enjoyed it. In fact sometimes I've enjoyed it a little too much.
Barry is our first foray back into the realm of 'premium' TV in a little while. I've been excited to watch it, as I've long been a fan of Bill Hader and appreciating his acting range post-SNL.
We had a great time visiting the art exhibition of a few friends (who are both ridiculously talented.
I've been wanting to watch Children of Men for quite a while. I studied the book in school, and quite enjoyed it.
Oh look - BigAwesome Church has just launched a brand new website. It looks awesome - really modern and engaging, lots of personality. Let's take a look at the homepage... A nice black or white panel at the top with the logo in it? Check. BIG full width image at the top? Check. How about [...]