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A garden is a collection of evolving ideas that aren't strictly organised by their publication date. They're inherently exploratory – notes are linked through contextual associations. They aren't refined or complete - notes are published as half-finished thoughts that will grow and evolve over time. They're less rigid, less performative, and less perfect Maggie Appleton


Gardens that have been tended in the previous year. They could be new or well cared for.

Writing Prompts for Programmers

A list of software-engineering focused writing prompts to help programmers get started writing

Last tended Jul 5, 2023 Tended 3 times Planted Jul 4, 2023
Coding Music

A growing list of artists that I like to listen to while programming.

Last tended Jun 6, 2023 Tended 3 times Planted Feb 15, 2022

A list of some of my favorite podcasts

Last tended May 25, 2023 Tended once Planted May 25, 2023
VS Code

A garden all about VS Code

Last tended May 22, 2023 Tended twice Planted Jan 4, 2023
Browser extensions

A curated list of helpful browser extensions.

Last tended Oct 31, 2022 Tended once Planted Oct 31, 2022

A growing list of little things that make working with Jest a little better

Last tended Oct 6, 2022 Tended once Planted Oct 6, 2022


Gardens that were last tended over a year ago. They could be out of date or just vintage.

Slack Emojis

A curated list of the best reaction emojis that I have created for Slack

Last tended Jan 4, 2022 Tended once Planted Jan 4, 2022
React Native

A growing list of terms you need to recognize when working in React Native

Last tended Oct 7, 2021 Tended once Planted Oct 7, 2021

This is a WIP that I may never finish.

Last tended Jun 7, 2021 Tended once Planted Jun 7, 2021

A garden all about Git

Last tended May 4, 2021 Tended once Planted May 4, 2021
Building browser extensions

Some resources and guides for making browser add-ons/extensions

Last tended Feb 23, 2021 Tended once Planted Feb 23, 2021
Before Debugging

An organized approach to debugging your code

Last tended Jul 10, 2020 Tended once Planted Jul 10, 2020
Over my head

A list of articles, topics, and resources that are currently over my head

Last tended Apr 24, 2020 Tended once Planted Apr 24, 2020
Programming reads

A list of articles, books, and resources for software engineers

Last tended Mar 20, 2020 Tended once Planted Mar 20, 2020