Hi, I’m Daisy!

I dabble in software development, writing, and developer relations.

I love open-source software, community work, learning new technologies, picking up new natural languages, knitting, and baking.

Fun Projects

Der Die Das

A simple game made with the Phaser framework (v2.6.2) meant to familiarize players with the German articles.

Stack: JavaScript Phaser |

Wortschatz Logger

An application built with Laravel 5.3 meant to be a learning aid for people studying German. It provides a centralized way to log and organize German words/phrases one encounters and features an option train/test your knowledge of the articles (der, die, das).

Stack: Laravel PHP7 PostgreSQL JavaScript |


The classic snake game with a twist.

Stack: Rust |

Traffic Incidents

A basic ReactJS application that makes use of the TomTom Traffic API to display traffic incidents (based on the location dictated by your IP address) in tabular form.

Stack: JavaScript ReactJS |

Dev Doodles

Imperative vs. Declarative Management

Database 101: How to Model Relations

How Does Ping Work?

A Detailed Primer on the World's Most Hyped Technology


Observability in the Kitchen: Improve Your Breadmaking Skills with Go and Open-Source Monitoring

Improve Container Runtime Security with 8 Powerful Tips

How to View Logs in Kubectl

The Differences Between Monitoring Containerized Apps and Non-Containerized Apps

Cloud-Native Workload Protection

Kubernetes Monitoring at Scale with Prometheus and Cortex

Headless Browser Testing 101


Networking 101

How to build a gRPC server and client in TypeScript

RustFest Paris 2018

All Systems Go! 2018


PromCon 2018: Baby Steps to Open-Source Contribution

DACHFest 2018: Improve Your Bread-making Skills with Open-Source Monitoring

!!Con West 2019: Observability in the Kitchen

Go meetup January: Observability in the Kitchen