I’m co-hosting a free Python programming workshop this weekend. Whether you’ve never coded before or have some coding background, this workshop if for you.
Saturday, September 20, 2014
Ansir Innovation Center, San Diego, CA
As a woman programmer, I encourage more women to sign up and fill the remaining spaces!
There are still spaces available through Inland Empire Pyladies and San…
One of my largest open source projects, Cookiecutter, has surpassed the 700-star milestone.
In case you aren’t familiar with it, Cookiecutter is a utility for generating projects from project templates. It is language-agnostic, and there are boilerplate templates for HTML, JS, C, Python, Django, LaTeX, Common Lisp, and other types of projects.Development Continues
Slowly but surely, I have been…
Two Scoops of Django 1.6 is a #1Python Bestseller
Last week, Danny and I released our new book, Two Scoops of Django: Best Practices for Django 1.6.B…
Blowing out birthday candles at our apartment in Split (at Pazdigrad Hills)
The sparkling Adriatic Sea
Rocks leading into the sea
Paski sir, a cheese from the island of Pag, Croatia. It was ranked #1 sheep milk cheese at the International Cheese Awards.
The bus we took from Zagreb to Split, at the rest stop
Last year, Danny and I did a major, major overhaul of the Django Packages website. During this effort, I extracted some of the interesting JS/CSS functionality into freestanding jQuery/JS plugins of their own.
One of the fruits of this effort was a jQuery plugin called MessageBar.
Here’s what it looks like when it shows up on Django Packages:
jQuery MessageBar on Django Packages
Consider this a…
I hand-painted this art print in watercolor, which will be raffled off as a prize at PyCon Philippines 2014. The painting shows the various logging levels, as applied to ice cream.
See a larger photo here.
This was part of Two Scoops Press’ in-kind conference sponsorship package for PyCon Philippines.Cheers and Congratulations
I can’t even begin to express how thrilled I am about the growth and…
@pydanny decorating my birthday cake!
Here is @pydanny on the rocks by the Adriatic Sea, a 20-minute walk from our place in Split, Croatia
This Croatian cheese, Sir Primorac, did not win any awards, but I give it 5 stars
At a rest stop, on our way to Split, Croatia