Thankfulness 2022

I’ve been quiet here – my life has taken a turn for the better with a new job that keeps me challenged and learning. I’ve been quietly thankful for many things this year. And with all the changes that have happened, it’s time to share them.

This will …

30 Days of Postman – for Testers!

Working with developer – focused tools can be a challenge for some testers: we may know what the words mean, but haven’t used those skills recently enough to make the tasks simple. Or we may not have ever used them, other than at a quick glance to make…

Getting to Explore: WSL2!

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Working on a graphical interface system is a delight, but every once in a while, I want to return to the command line style of computing – it’s fast, and can have impressive results for a system. Even before Window…

Where Is It? Part 1 – Inputs

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I am job-searching, and running into some coding challenges. Most of them are simple – some seem to want one-line solutions that require two cups of coffee and a half-hour to figure out what they want. Others are far abo…

Do Your Tests Wobble?

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“The green reed which bends in the wind is stronger than the mighty oak which breaks in a storm.”
― Confucius


I was asked to pair Blog with Lena Weiberg – much to my shock and delight. This was the perfect opport…