A collection of my thoughts.

19 January 2019

My 2018 review

2018 has whizzed by. There have been a couple of significant life changes. We’ve (my partner and I) got our first dog, a beautiful beagle puppy called Inca – we obviously love her to bits. I actually started the year in a new job but that lasted 6 weeks as I had a niggle that […]

16 March 2018

I’m going freelance

16th March 2018 was a big day. It was my birthday, but more importantly, I made a decision that might potentially change my life forever. I quit my job. I’ve finally taken the leap into the world of freelancing. I’ve been working in the web industry since 2006 and I am so lucky to be […]

08 January 2016

My 2015 review

It’s been a fun year full of challenges – reviewing my year gave me the opportunity to reflect and helped me to focus on making the most from the year ahead.

12 November 2015

The /now page

What am I up to right now? Creating my page really gave me the opportunity to think about what it is that I am focusing on, what I should be prioritising and with a simply way to inform anybody wanting me to work with me.

02 November 2015

NUX4 conference highlights

NUX4 is an all-day event in Manchester focussed on how an understanding of people can help you define, design, and build better experiences, on the web and beyond.

03 June 2015

Reasons for responsive

Exploring the benefits of responsive website design and reasons to make your website ‘mobile-friendly’.

04 March 2015

Running that first step

I’m no elite runner, I’m definitely not the fastest runner and with my short, slightly stocky build, I don’t look like a typical runner. That’s the beauty in running – anybody can do it.

09 February 2015

Pencils before pixels

This article explains why sketching has become an essential stage of my design process and how I’ve now been successfully running a sketching workshop with clients.

27 January 2015

hello world

The only name for my first post, right?

I’ve been talking about starting a blog for a while now, and in an attempt to stick to one of my many new years resolutions it’s here. Finally; my first blog post.