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Sep
21
How did I get here?

How did I get here?

How I accidentally started my career in technology.
7 min read
Aug
24
Wait, did your name change?

Wait, did your name change?

Names are important, this blog covers a little bit of why I (currently) choose to go by my middle name instead of my legal surname.
4 min read
Aug
17
We bought a Campervan!

We bought a Campervan!

We're going on an adventure! The most impulsive purchase I've ever made, for something I've always dreamed of doing.
2 min read
Aug
11
Becoming a Staff Engineer

Becoming a Staff Engineer

I got promoted, yay! So... What does it actually mean, and where do I go from here?
3 min read
Jul
31
Candid shot of me walking down the mountain

Adventure YouTube Channel!

We've created a new channel for recording our adventures, subscribe to "Donna and Elliot's Adventures" on YouTube!
1 min read
Jul
22
Becoming a Certified Kubernetes Application Developer

Becoming a Certified Kubernetes Application Developer

My experience preparing for my first Cloud Native Computing Foundation certification.
2 min read
Jul
17
Garden Project (so far)

Garden Project (so far)

When a week off to recharge from burnout turns into a week of heavy lifting and gardening, you know it’s been a good week…
6 min read
Jun
30
My First Time as a Podcast Guest

My First Time as a Podcast Guest

I join Alexa Griffith on an episode of Alexa's Input (AI) to discuss my non-traditional background, workplace environments and my experiences as a woman in tech.
1 min read
Jun
10
Finding a New Job in Tech

Finding a New Job in Tech

An insight into the things I consider when finding a new role, and how to keep track of all those interview processes.
4 min read
May
10
Split, Croatia

Split, Croatia

A collection of photos for our first holiday abroad post-pandemic.
5 min read