Kasia Gawlak

Edmonton, AB

Kasia Gawlak is an independent website developer and communications consultant who specializes in WordPress custom theme development. Her company is CodeWord Media Design. Kasia joined up with FLURT in the spring of 2012 as webmaster. In addition to website development, Kasia also dabbles in other aspects of marketing communications, including print design, promotions and social media. Kasia serves as a volunteer instructor and mentor with Edmonton's chapter of Ladies Learning Code, a Canada-wide non-profit organization that aims to empower women with applied programming and technical skills in a social, collaborative environment. Kasia's other main passions besides coding are poetry, creative writing and TV fandom. She released her first book, a fifteen-year retrospective of her poetry titled the mourning after, in October 2011. She serves on the Board of Directors for Edmonton Poetry Festival as Treasurer and chair of the Communications Committee.

Health & Wellness

I Am a Beefaholic

by April 11, 2013

Hello, my name is Kasia and I am a beefaholic. I eat way more red meat than all the ... [ more ]

3 Great (Cheap or Free) Apps for Self-Employed Professionals and Entrepreneurs

3 Great Apps for Self-Employed Professionals

by March 8, 2013

Over the last 2 years, I discovered 3 apps that proved indispensable in helping me manage my business responsibly. ... [ more ]

Skin Wars: Dealing with Adult Onset Acne

Skin Wars: Dealing with Adult Onset Acne

by January 7, 2013

As someone who once had as close to a flawless complexion as you can get without Photoshop, this was ... [ more ]

Wreck Beach

Getting Wrecked

by July 27, 2012

I first heard about Vancouver’s Wreck Beach about 15 years ago from a classmate in a university Drama workshop. ... [ more ]

Words with Friends
Geek Chic

5 Must-Have Mobile Apps for Word Nerds

by July 9, 2012

What is a “word nerd?” Courtesy of urbandictionary.com: A nerd who is good at word-related subjects, such as grammar ... [ more ]

10 WordPress Tips for Absolute Noobs
Geek Chic

10 WordPress Tips for Absolute Noobs

by June 23, 2012

In honour of the relaunch of flurtsite.com (now powered by WordPress!), I thought I’d ¬†offer Flurt! readers some insight ... [ more ]

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