Joni Halabi

Joni Halabi

ux developer, cookie baker, long distance runner, amateur photographer, occasional knitter, music lover, perpetual reader

Developer of web sites. Baker of cookies.

This corner of the web houses my personal digital life – photos, reading list, and random news.  My resume is also here, but please check out my portfolio site for examples of my professional work.  I have not yet mastered the art of digitizing dessert, so unfortunately, there are no samples available for download at this time.

Marathon News

I ran my first marathon – the Marine Corp Marathon – this fall.  It was an amazing (albeit painful) experience.  MCM is a fantastic race; I completed it in 5 hours and 39 minutes.

In addition to running, I held a fundraiser for Girls on the Run DC and with the help of a lot of fantastic friends and family, we raised almost $1200 for this great organization.  Thank you!


That Dev Girl is Live!

I have officially started freelancing as an independent web developer and just launched my new and improved portfolio site. I am working on a couple of sites now, but am always looking to meet potential new clients. Check out out and spread the word!

  That Dev Girl

Latest Post: Solving my internal CSS framework debate

Just when I finished teaching my students about CSS frameworks, I come across an article telling me that “You Might Not Need a CSS Framework.” I am not telling my students yet.  Let’s just say that is too much too soon.  (I teach beginners.) That being said, I have been debating this myself for quite a […]