My Mental Health Experiences

In the United States, May is Mental Health Awareness Month. As part of this I have shared my own personal experiences of mental health issues over on the Open Sourcing Mental Illness blog.  In that post I share how I first came to be diagnosed with depression and how since then I’ve worked to constantly […]

PHP Yorkshire Conference 2018 Recap

Saturday April 14th 2018 is a day I’ll likely remember for the rest of my life. No, it wasn’t my wedding day or even the day one of my kids was born, but in all honesty it’s up there in terms of greatness for me. It was the day I finally presented my first conference […]

Not as quiet as it may seem

It may look like things have been quiet around here for a while, but in all honesty that could not be further from the truth. Since my last post on Jan 1st a few things have changed and I can honestly say all for the better. The first thing that changed was that this site […]

Goodbye 2016, Hello 2017

First off, Happy New Year all, I truly hope that 2017 is a great year for everyone. I know it’s kinda customary for people to do a recap of the previous year and layout their plans, hope, fears and resolutions for the new year. Whilst I’ve never really been one to do this online, I’ve […]