As you may have noticed, things are looking a lot fresher round these parts in the last few days.
This is why I’ve been (seemingly) absent here over the past couple of weeks. I had intended for the redesign project to be something I’d do in little fits and starts in between everything else, but once I got going on it, it became all-consuming. It reminded me of this cartoon I came across years ago, which is very me:
Once I started, I couldn’t stop. I’ve spent the last several weeks running on weird adrenaline; climbing the steep learning curve of the new WordPress theme I’m using, GeneratePress (which is brilliant); nerding out late into the night; collapsing into sleep to dream about CSS and PHP (both of which I speak only phonetically, at best); then wide awake again a few hours later, eager to dive back in.
It’s been a strange time. Not gonna lie: there were tears of frustration at times. But I’m glad the job is done now (a few bits of behind-the-scenes mopping…