Archives

Welcome to the dusty Pawlean archives! Here, you will find all of my posts that I have written throughout the years. You can find posts based on topic, month or year.

By Topic

Hyperfocus

January 1st 2020

Happy New Year, friends! Here’s my annual post reflecting on the year that has been, and looking ahead onto 2020. 🎉

My Gratitude CV

January 10th 2020

What a better way to start 2020 than with a CV refresh AND a gratitude CV? ✨ Here’s mine!

The stories behind the stickers

January 17th 2020

It’s time for a change! But before then… let’s talk about all of it. 🤪

Tech + Fashion w/ Penny

January 24th 2020

This month’s “Inspiring Figures” – the column of people you should know about – features Penny Hindle, Software Engineer and Charity Shop Lover.

January, For Me

January 30th 2020

Another month gone, which means it’s #MonthForPaw time. I share this month’s highlights, favourites, pawsitivity and more!

✼ Wellness Doc 01

February 8th 2020

Keep me accountable, internet. ✊🏻 Sharing the first Wellness doc covering exercise, mental health, diet and more!

Love Today

February 14th 2020

Happy Valentines Day! To celebrate the occassion, here’s a more personal post I’ve been thinking about lately – all on love and the social media utopia.

Taking photos w/ Sravanti

February 21st 2020

This month’s “Inspiring Figures” – the column of people you should know about – features Sravanti Tekumalla, Software Engineer and Photographer.

February, For Me

February 28th 2020

Another month gone, which means it’s #MonthForPaw time. I share this month’s highlights, favourites, pawsitivity and more!

18 Months In

March 6th 2020

I officially hit my 18 months working at BT as part of their graduate training programme 🥳 Here’s a quick reflection on what I’ve been up to!

Tech, the internet & well-being w/ Ella

March 13th 2020

This month’s “Inspiring Figures” – the column of people you should know about – features Ella Botting, User Researcher and advocate for women and non-binary folks in tech.

🩸 Period.

March 20th 2020

It’s that time of the month, here’s a post about it. 🤪

March, For Me

March 29th 2020

Another month gone, which means it’s #MonthForPaw time. I share this month’s highlights, favourites, pawsitivity and more!

Vaultskin – my dream phone case?

April 3rd 2020

I recently upgraded my phone case from a “home-made” phone/wallet to Vaultskin’s ETON ARMOUR wallet case. Here are some of my thoughts!

Thoughts to Pixels: the impact of blogging

April 10th 2020

Blogging has boomed in popularity over the past couple of years with thousands of different bloggers converting their thoughts into pixels. Sharing the talk I did at WiTNotts this month.

Our home office set-up

April 17th 2020

As we’re all working remotely now, we decided to invest in making a small home office work in our tiny flat. 🏡

☁️ Talking Cloud with Hiro

April 24th 2020

This month’s “Inspiring Figures” – the column of people you should know about – features Hiro Nishimura, Technical Writer, Consultant and Instructor, focusing on deconstructing AWS.

April, For Me

April 29th 2020

Another month gone, which means it’s #MonthForPaw time. I share this month’s highlights, favourites, pawsitivity and more!

🏋🏻‍♀️ Working out at home

May 8th 2020

I miss the gym. But working out at home has been fun too! ✨ Here’s a quick post about exercising in my small flat.

Aspiring Leadership w/ Rachel

May 15th 2020

This month’s “Inspiring Figures” – the column of people you should know about – features Rachel Skelton, Junior Software Engineer, Leader and Leeds Frontend Organiser.

How are you? 💜

May 22nd 2020

A check-in post amist the global pandemic.

May, For Me

May 30th 2020

Another month gone, which means it’s #MonthForPaw time. I share this month’s highlights, favourites, pawsitivity and more!

Black Lives Matter

June 6th 2020

I have a lot of things I want to say, but I think it all just comes down to #BlackLivesMatter.

My workout gear collection

June 12th 2020

Why invest in sports gear? This is why! Today I’ll be sharing my more refined workout gear collection from some of my favourite brands.

Creator Life w/ Paula Melissa

June 17th 2020

This month’s “Inspiring Figures” – the column of people you should know about – features Paula Melissa, digital content creator.

The Ultimate TECH CAREER TOOLBOX 2020

June 22nd 2020

Yep, we’re still levelling up in 2020! 😎 Whether you want to get a job in tech, start freelancing or learn new skills, the Ultimate Tech Career Toolbox has everything you need to get going.

Rebuilding PaulineNarvas.com with Next.js + Vercel

June 25th 2020

A post about my recent rebuild of PaulineNarvas.com using Next.js and Vercel for deployment. Here’s what I got up to! 🚀

June, For Me

June 29th 2020

Another month gone, which means it’s #MonthForPaw time. I share this month’s highlights, favourites, pawsitivity and more!

Moving: Third Edition

July 8th 2020

A personal post about moving for the third time.

☁️ How I use AWS S3 to host images on my blog

July 15th 2020

This month’s technical blog post will teach you how to use AWS S3 and Wordpress together to help improve your blog’s performance and flexibility.

Making our apartment a home

July 22nd 2020

Writing this post was very therapeutic. 😂 This week I share some of the changes and additions we’ve made to our new home!

Being a Foodie w/ Bose

July 27th 2020

This month’s “Inspiring Figures” – the column of people you should know about – features Bose Fayodeka, food blogger and founder of Bose’s Kitchen.

July, For Me

July 30th 2020

Another month gone, which means it’s #MonthForPaw time. I share this month’s highlights, favourites, pawsitivity and more!

Is this thing on?

August 3rd 2020

Doing the thing ✨ Life in soundbites. Voicenotes of my thoughts. A podcast by Pawlean.

My favourite tech tools

August 10th 2020

Working in tech I use quite a few tools for my day-to-day at work as well as personal projects. Here are my top 5!

Everything ‘Pawlean’: a 5-year reflection

August 17th 2020

It’s my blog’s birthday this month. 🎉 This is a quick reflection on everything I’ve created under “Pawlean”, what I learned and what I gained along the way.

Sustainability in my health & wellness journey

August 20th 2020

It’s been 4 years since I started my health and well-being journey. This is my annual post on my learnings and progress this year!

Blogging, Tech + Health w/ Georgie

August 26th 2020

This month’s “Inspiring Figures” – the column of people you should know about – features Georgie Cooke, blogger, health enthusiast and UI engineer.

August, For Me

August 30th 2020

Another month gone, which means it’s #MonthForPaw time. I share this month’s highlights, favourites, pawsitivity and more!

#Build – A The Girl Code Initiative

September 3rd 2020

👩🏻‍💻 A guest blog post by the lovely folks at The Girl Code about #Build. TGC is a non-profit organisation that aims to bridge the gender gap in technology.

24 months in

September 9th 2020

I officially finished my graduate scheme at BT 🥳 Here’s a reflection of the past 6 months of my final rotation and what is next!

How I create my podcast

September 18th 2020

Launching your own podcast isn’t as scary or as complicated as you may think! This goes through the run down of my podcast creating process.

#100DaysofCode + Tech journey w/ Temi

September 22nd 2020

This month’s “Inspiring Figures” – the column of people you should know about – features Temi Olukoko, Graduate Software Developer, content creator, advocate for diversity + inclusion in tech.

September, For Me

September 29th 2020

Another month gone, which means it’s #MonthForPaw time. I share this month’s highlights, favourites, pawsitivity and more!