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Hello ! I code and ♥️ / , , .

I'm a one bag nomad. I've lived in 20+ cities in 10+ countries and don't plan to settle. ✈️🌎 My favourites: 🇯🇵 Japan where I climbed Mt Fuji and eat my favourite foods, 🇹🇭 Thailand where very nice people and my other favourite foods live. I hail from 🇨🇦 Canada.

I talk , , , , . I doodle and drink too much coffee ☕. Excited to help build a healthy !


A notes app that:

- allows searching photos/scans of handwritten notes (ocr)
- supports plain text and Markdown
- is on web and iOS

Does this 🦄 exist?

Hanging out at the inaugural STACK 2018 conference. I get to do some pretty fun stuff.

Pro tip: flying overseas, entertaining family, and attending conferences are all great ways to totally ignore your email and social media for weeks on end oops.

Those first few post-around-the-planet-flight days are hard.

Had a lovely pre-flight breakfast. On to the other side of the planet! 🛫

Pre-flight prep. Heading to the other side today! 🛫

Don't compose important text in browser window textareas.

-_- How many lost drafts is it going to take for me to learn this lesson.

Super excited for improved Steam on Linux! This has the potential to reduce my productivity. Just the slight potential.

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Forgetting you're on a slow internet connection, trying to "dpkg -i" a ".deb.part" 😐

Okay this whole protein thing might just be getting a little out of hand

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When you google a programming issue and find your own StackOverflow answer

One little-known risk of frequently changing countries... Forgetting that the you're in has kilogram plates, not pounds. 😬

New day, new timezone, same emails to catch up on. 📨☕

New post! I'm testing out my own advice over the next little stretch of fast travel... warning: airport meal photos ahead!

Some packing cube specs:


21 x 15 x 10 cm (Small) 30g
33 x 18 x 10 cm (Large) 45g



11 x 19 x 5.5 cm (XSmall) 27g
17 x 24.5 x 8 cm (Small) 36g
25 x 34.5 x 8 cm (Medium) 50g


17 x 24.5 x 3 cm (Small) 64g
25 x 34.5 x 3 cm (Medium) 150g

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