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May 27, 2018

Poaching an egg

Watching video about poaching eggs because its about damn time I learned. BBC Good Food: How to poach an egg

May 12, 2018

Equity and Justice, Diversity and Inclusion

Heads up, @got_privilege @JennBinis @MountAirMedia @mitchcenter @CIRCLE_STAMP @ateachingnomad @brynn_vayda @CoralieJae & other #WPC19GR attendees, check it…

Dec 28, 2017

Watching Bubbles Freeze

How cool is it watching bubbles freeze in real time? More freezing of bubbles. Now, better lighting and corn syrup has been…

Nov 28, 2017

Git Flight Rules

My friend Jesse just shared the most amazing resource, called Git Flight Rules, a resourceful repository about what to do when things don’t go as planned with Git. One…

Nov 27, 2017

Flowkit for Sketch

Flowkit for Sketch looks pretty awesome and like a huge time-saver.

Nov 21, 2017

Traci Ellis Ross on Being A Woman

I feel like I could watch this over and over. It’s a beautiful love letter to yourself and the women in your lives. My life is mine. <p…

Oct 17, 2017

Ellen Pao on The Daily Show

Just finished reading Pao’s Reset. It’s a needed book for the tech industry at this time, and I wanted to share her interview with Trevor Noah. . . ….

Sep 20, 2017

CSS Grid Garden

Two of my favorite things together: CSS grids and gardens

Aug 23, 2017

Notes from Women In Tech Summit

Building and Sustaining Inclusive Culture in the Tech Industry Panelists from Dell & Homeaway on the first panel talking about how diversity means different things in different places…

Aug 4, 2017

Lists.Design

Lists is a gallery of real content ready to populate your mockups. Produce your best work by making informed decisions.

Jul 5, 2017

How to draw impossible geometry

Monument Valley 2 is out and it’s short, but lovely. It was really touching to see this round with a mother as the center of the story with her daughter….

Mar 4, 2017

Microsoft survey about that young girls & STEM

A new European survey commissioned by Microsoft found that young girls become interested in these subjects around the age of 11 and then quickly lose interest when they’re 15….

Mar 4, 2017

VIM Adventures game

VIM Adventures is an online game based on VIM’s keyboard shortcuts. It’s the “Zelda meets text editing” game. So come have some fun and learn some VIM!

Feb 24, 2017

Creativity and Ego cannot go together

Creativity and ego cannot go together. If you free yourself from the comparing and jealous mind, your creativity opens up endlessly. Just as water springs from a fountain, creativity…

Dec 25, 2016

Prince, Bowie, George Michael

In 2016 when toxic masculinity reigned, devastating to lose Prince, Bowie & George Michael, who showed there’s no one right way to be a man…

Dec 25, 2016

Steve Kerr NYT Post

The Golden State Warriors coach draws from the assassination of his father to make sense of a complicated world. from: NYTimes

Oct 17, 2016

To the First Lady, with Love

Michelle Obama is one of the most graceful people I’ve ever looked up to. For having the last 10 or more years of being in the public eye, getting attacked…

Oct 15, 2016

Trinidadian Doubles Recipes

Today I ate some amazing Trinidadian Doubles, and found a great recipe and another one with visual steps of the process.

Jun 3, 2016

The more I play. The more I feel my hum.

From Ted.com: Shonda Rhimes, the titan behind Grey’s Anatomy, Scandal and How to Get Away With Murder, is responsible for some 70 hours of television per season, and she loves…

Jun 3, 2016

Laugh at the confusion

Eventually all things fall into place. Until then, laugh at the confusion, live for the moments, and know everything happens for a reason. ― Albert Schweitzer via <a…

Jun 2, 2016

It’s okay to…

The UK Gov design office put together the most wonderful poster that applies to designers and developers, and you can print out your own copy: <img src=”http://66.media.tumblr.com/efba61875c6840522631ee28ca25ef56/tumblr_o7qo29WYqN1vqjzzho1_1280.jpg” alt=”It’s okay…

May 9, 2016

Edward Tufte on Clutter

Clutter is not an attribute of information, clutter is a failure of design… fix the design rather than stripping all the detail out of the map. Via Justin…

Aug 16, 2015

Food Waste

John Oliver’s Food Waster bit on LWT is something everyone should see!

Apr 26, 2015

Judging the net Awards 2015

I’ll be back to judge the net awards again this year along with a great group of other judges from all over the design and development community. Check out…

Dec 27, 2014

Design.watch

Design.watch is a lovely list of inspiring documentaries for designers and artists that my friend Greg shared today. I shared my favorite three, that I found the most…

Nov 15, 2014

Idea Evolution

Just read a quote by Jason Santa Maria in his recent Pastry Box Project post that I thought I’d share. Because the real shape of an idea isn’t…

Nov 24, 2013

Ira Glass on Storytelling

A dynamic typographic piece on a Ira Glass’ thoughts on the storytelling process via FuckYeahBookArts, which by the way, is a great resource for book makers. <iframe src=”http://player.vimeo.com/video/24715531?title=0&byline=0&portrait=0”…

Jan 11, 2013

The Lion Whisperer and a GoPro

My friend, Emma, shared this amazing video of Kevin Richarson, the “Lion Whisperer”, as he wears a GoPro Hero3+ and interacts with lions and hyenas that he has raised on…

Jan 6, 2013

Pantene ad looks into gender labels

I found an ad that I like. The Pantene Philippines ad looks into gender labels assigned in work and social situations. I kept meaning to share it, but I had…