November 1, 2016

Mixin 16

How else do I explain #Mixin16, besides saying it was both the hardest and best thing I have ever done. For 18 months, six people became my family and together we created and grew a little idea into something I will forever be proud of. When we started we had no idea what we were

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January 1, 2016

Two Thousand and Fifteen.

2015 was pretty bloody fantastic and I had an absolute a blast. Here’s what I got up to, what I’m most proud of and the things I learnt along the way.

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October 15, 2015

When donuts win an award.

For the past year, my best friend and I have been documenting our year as designers in a series of weekly lessons on a blog named Two In Fifty Two. It’s been a tough and rewarding ride so far and last week, we won an award for it. Holy guacamole! It prompted a little bit of drinking, a lot of high-fiving and some much needed reflection…

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October 1, 2015

Dear Developer, Love Designer.

I’ve never really understood the designer versus developer mentality. Putting aside the fact I’m constantly dazzled by the developer-skillset, I’m a big advocate for open lines of communication and collaboration within teams. After coming across a tweet that asked why there was an abundance of developer-led articles on this issue and very few designer-led articles, I thought I’d add to the small design stack.

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December 27, 2014

2014 and a belly full of pistachios.

I started 2014 by jumping out of a plane from 14,000ft in the air, and I finished it by turning into a pistachio by way of consumption. There was a lot of stuff that went on in the middle though. Here’s a summary of all my wins, losses and learns.

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November 5, 2014

Getting stuff done.

After about three years of procrastination, both of the accidental variety and the planned variety, I have finally gotten something even halfway meaningful onto the World Wide Web. Here’s some insight into how it came together in less than two days.

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