Author: Lindsey

It’s That Time Again

Time for me to announce I’m starting a new job! My time at Scripted was wonderful. I learned some really good life lessons and understand myself more as an engineer and a person. I’ve discovered I’m really interested in bridging that engineer to the world communication that is so necessary for both internal employees and […]

New Hobbies, Old Hobbies

I’ve been continuing to spend a lot of time outside of work not even thinking about programming. I’m not sure if that’s a good or bad thing in the long run, but for my mental health and happiness, it’s been amazing. I’ve been cycling through old hobbies and trying out new things, but they’ve mostly¬†been […]

Accessing accessibility: Some SEO-friendly tips

This post was originally written for my work engineering blog. Check us out and see some interesting articles from my coworkers at goats.scripted.com. According to the 2012 U.S. Census, almost 60 million Americans (nearly 20 percent of the U.S. population) have some form of disability. While not all of these disabilities may affect the way […]

Flexbox: Tables of the Future?

This post was originally written for my work engineering blog. Check us out and see some interesting articles from my coworkers at goats.scripted.com. The greatest CSS gif of all time What is flexbox? Most websites design around grid systems. A long, long time ago, in Internet years, this was done using frames and actual table […]

Work From Home Friday: Emacs Maybe?

So most of my nerdy friends have already lost their shit over emacs. I’ve avoided it with my tiny little Sublime bubble of comfort, but then more of them switched and suddenly I felt left out of the big kid pool. SO, I’m going to remedy this. So far, I’m just using the EXTREMELY AMAZING […]

Engineering Block? – Having Time to Work on Your Own Projects Is a Privilege

Confession: I haven’t touched code outside of work in weeks. I’ve spent most of my free time recharging. Snuggling cats, hanging out with friends, being a slug on the couch and binge watching tv. All of these things lately have been much more exciting to me than poking at code that isn’t work related. I’m […]

An Unpopular Opinion: Am I a Good Feminist?

Last week I helped out at an¬†#ILookLikeAnEngineer event. There have been lots of write ups about the event, but I think my favorite, and not coincidentally the most critical I’ve read, was from Re/code. The last paragraph in particular sums up my mixed feelings about the event. #ILookLikeAnEngineer was a nice gathering for people with […]