The original title of this post was: "Happy Thanksgiving/normal Thursday" which gives you an idea of how behind I am with my blogging goals. To recap the last few months: I finished the course at CodeClan! I graduated and am officially (according to what I wrote on LinkedIn) a software engineer. Weeks 10-16 of the … Continue reading Coder on the loose! And other updates…
Hello friends! Here are some overdue updates after several recent adventures throughout the Scottish Hebridean Islands. I have recently been feeling quite beleaguered by my new job which is both physically and mentally exhausting while also not something I like doing. So that's a bummer. But otherwise, things are good, and G and I have … Continue reading Hebridean Island adventures
As promised, here is a post dedicated to the few adventures we've taken recently outside of Glasgow. We also took a trip to the amazing Cairngorms National Park last April, so you may see my post on that here. Firstly, the Scottish countryside is completely full of three things: 1) great natural beauty, 2) impressive … Continue reading Scottish adventures
This is quite a nice city! Having had several weeks to explore now, I still have yet to do most of the touristy things. It's a very large, yet very walkable city. Here's just a couple notes on what I have found thus far about Glasgow: Rain. All the time. Most days, it rains lightly … Continue reading Glasgow: a wee city overview
When trying to come up with a clever title for this post about my trip to Scotland, I thought of this "Great Scott" business, but I wasn't 100% sure what it actually means. So I asked the internet. I guess it is appropriate as a title here. The very best part about this particular trip … Continue reading Great Scott!