Creative Inspiration of the Week

Hello hello! Sorry I've been so quiet for a couple of weeks. I've been away camping and canoeing in Algonquin Park, and then at FITC's Web Unleashed conference the last two days. Hard not to be inspired by this: (photo taken by a friend, during our canoe trip) More in… read

Creative Inspiration of the Week

Happy Friday everyone! Here's a few fun, creative things to start the weekend off. For a few weeks here in Toronto, we had drawings, stickers, and even little statues of robots with cute hearts appearing all over the place. Well, it turns out this was done to get attention for… read

Why use Sass instead of plain ol' CSS?

Ok, all of you experienced front-end devs are probably thinking one of two things: “Sass? Nah, I've been coding since forever, and I like my vanilla CSS!” or “Yeah, already with you on preprocessors. In fact, I'm partial to [Less/Stylus] and I'm also using [HAML/Jade… read

Creative inspiration of the week

It's almost Labour Day! Where the heck did the summer go? Here's some fun and creative things to take us into the long weekend. A less techy list this week, perhaps because my brain is already a bit in vacation mode. My husband's absolute favourite food is burritos. I know… read

What does a website cost?

When someone contacts me for information on creating a website, usually their very first question is "What is it going to cost me?". sorry, I'm usually this silly. ;-) I can completely understand why folks want to know the cost right away. After all, I've been running small businesses for… read

Creative inspiration of the week

Here's what I was inspired by this week - things that made me want to create, or gave a lift to my day. How about you? What inspired and helped you this week? Imogen Heap's new album, Sparks, has been in my playlist this week. I have to admit, while… read