This Week

Life Getting random beauty treatments here in BA. This week I tried this thing that my roommate and I call “Electrocution” (they name it something less terrifying at the salon). And also got a massage, which was good. Finally found good sushi! And hung out with people a lot more than has been normal lately. Checked […]

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This Week

Life Went to the spa for a random beauty treatment involving being frozen, and a facial, and laser. Also got a massage, which was great – needed! Worked out, read books, did a little exploring of the botanical gardens, and found some new places to eat. Work Busy – catching up with people before they […]

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Life Saw a little bit (well: one art gallery) of Philly, and then came “home” to BA. Trying to rehydrate and get back to normal life – had a really good workout, and went exploring. I went to the National Museum of Fine Arts and watched the sun set at the Floralis Genérica. It was lovely! […]

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Life Flew back from São Paulo. Managed to get a massage and a hair cut! Work First week out of support and in my role. Couple of intense days of 1:1s, then came to Philly for WordCamp US. Media Still reading Georgette Heyer, still re-watching Drop Dead Diva – love that show. Still plodding through Thinking Fast […]

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Life Hanging out in BA, saw a friend who came to town. Came to São Paulo for the Bienale, which was amazing. Trying to break out of the post-election despair. Work Last week in support – spent it on mobile support! Ready to get to it. Got to meet some people from my new team, […]

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waterfall in the japanese garden

Life Still under the weather, trying to orient myself in BA and shake off the crushing despair from world events. I went out to exploring, to try and fall in love with Buenos Aires. I haven’t fallen in love yet, but I did find a beautiful Japanese garden. Work Week two in support. Focusing on mobile […]

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This Week

Life Mainly jetlagged, moping about the end of the world, and sick. A friend came to visit, which was nice. Managed to join a gym and find a cute tea shop to work in. Work Show & Hide is now free on the app store. Started work at Automattic, spent my first week (of three) […]

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Life Flew to the UK, spent some time with my family, packed up life and headed to Buenos Aires! Excited to spend some time exploring this amazing city and keep working on my Spanish. Replaced both my cellphones, my computer, and I have new sunglasses and glasses. Yay! Work I start work on Monday! Excited! […]

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Life Hanging out in NYC. Went to the theatre three times and lots of art galleries. Hung out with friends. It was nice! Media Finished Do Not Disturb, still reading Why Him, Why Her. Product links Amazon. Published Invitation Only Why HR Shouldn’t Own Inclusion A new edition of Technically Speaking is out. I sent a WTHIC […]

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Life Came back from the river exhausted and a bit sick, so just chilled out and enjoyed my last few days in Medellin. I went to the spa (twice), Casa Museo Pedro Nel Gómez (great landscapes), Parque Explora (aquarium!), Planetario de Medellín (loved the video in the dome, really cool), Museo del Agua (mainly around the Colombian climate – really interesting although […]

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