#ShareYourDocs: One-off Patterns

I do not have the time or energy to write a full blog post, so instead I will share some interesting documentation about writing one-off patterns in our in-progress design system under a hash-tag I just came up with called #ShareYourDocs.

in Web Development.

Notes from Clarity Conf 2018

Clarity Conference was back at the beginning of December last year, but better late than never, right? I took handwritten notes on my iPad and have (finally) transcribed them for your scanning pleasure.

in Design, Inspiration.

Binary Birthday

First of all, it's not my birthday. That said, I had a cool idea for a birthday tradition that I want to record lest I forget it!

in Ideas.

Family dogs

Part of 2018 was the passing of a pup from my childhood, FeeBee, and the introduction of a new pup named Dennis. May “The Feebs” Rest In Peace, and welcome to the family, Dennis!

in Personal.

Design Systems Checklist

The design systems conversation is officially under way at PMC which is extremely exciting and something I need to write more about. But in the mean time, I want to share the Design Systems Checklist by Tim Schoch. There are so many design systems-related things floating around […]

in Design, Links.

Breakfast burrito at the airport

I'm eating a breakfast burrito at LAX before my flight back to Pittsburgh. Breakfast burritos at the airport before early flights are a ritual for me, and I felt like writing about it.

in Thoughts.

Ross From Friends

I like house music a lot. I'm quite a fan of the lo-fi trend, and Ross From Friends is in that category. A class act. Boots and cats and boots and cats and boots and cats and boots and cats.

in The Pick.

Anti-Notification Workflow

As part of my mission to conquer Twitter anxiety, I've figured out a solid workflow for quieting notifications on my phone. These things may be obvious, but they are not the default, so decidedly not obvious.

in Thoughts.

Creative Quest by Questlove

Creative Quest is essentially a holistic guidebook to being creative, by Questlove, the drummer from the Roots. If you're a creative person and looking to put some more energy into developing that side of yourself, I can't recommend it enough!

in The Pick.

Disappointing Pho

A short post about eating disappointing pho while hungover. I wouldn't call this a "must read" but it is certainly relatable.

in Thoughts.

Monster inspired by koi fish

Have you ever watch koi fish eat and noticed how hilarious their noses/mouths are? This monster (and possibly many monsters before it, but subconsciously) were inspired by the gaping mouths of koi.

in Monsters. Shareable link.