Katy DeCorah

February 12, 2017
Grand Canyon
To celebrate my birthday (and to mitigate cabin fever), J and I headed to the Grand Canyon.
October 19, 2016
Getaway in the Catskills
We spent (a relaxing) two days in a tiny house in the woods. We read books, napped, hiked, made pancakes, and had two campfires.
October 1, 2016
How to get married at an Airbnb
On Saturday, June 18, Jason and I were married at an Airbnb on the side of a mountain near Manchester, Vermont. It ended up being more beautiful than both of us imagined.
September 20, 2016
Becoming an Outdoors-Woman 2016
My mom and I attended the Becoming an Outdoors-Woman workshop again, this year at Greek Peak outside of Cortland, New York.
August 10, 2016
Organizing a conference with bots
Last year, Ela Conf organizers and I relied on Google Forms for women to submit anything from talks to volunteer applications. Forms worked well for us, but reviewing abstracts in a spreadsheet wasn’t exactly a fun thing to do. With the help of Zapier, I created some efficient little bots that keep us organized and motivated.
June 8, 2016
What I learned after working remotely for 2 years
I have entered my terrible terrific twos of working remotely. Working from yoga pants. Working from couch. Working from over the sink as I eat leftovers. The glamour. The rolling out of bed. The “I’m going to wake up early and walk, lol jk.”
May 30, 2016
The farm
My Mapbox squad threw me a bachelorette party in the woods. We relaxed, hiked, ate, drank, and danced.
May 8, 2016
Unconventional use cases for Jekyll
Yesterday, I had the pleasure of speaking at JekyllConf. My talk, Unconventional use cases for Jekyll, is a love story about Jekyll, and ok, some of the experiments and projects I’ve made with it.
March 20, 2016
Plotters Kill Preserve
January 9, 2016
X-Files for every occasion
I love the X-Files and to celebrate the new season I created a list of episodes that I think about often.