Hi, I'm Michelle 👋

I write here on my website, publish a weekly newsletter, build websites, and work on fun projects. I also wrote a book about design and productivity.

michelle mac


A Creative's Secret Power-Up - The Power Of Noticing

23 Jan 23

Help! I'm A Digital Hoarder

11 Jan 23

How to get started learning to draw with an iPad and Apple Pencil

04 Jan 23

How I Use Embedded Queries In Obsidian To Simplify My Note Management

31 Oct 22

How I Reframed My Digital Life After Reading Building a Second Brain

05 Oct 22


Gaming Backlog Tracker

This project is a list of the games in my PlayStation backlog. I recently subscribed to the new Playstation Plus...

Obsidian Code Snippets Repo

A GitHub repo of Obsidian code snippets that I use in my Obsidian vault. I use Obsidian as my PKM...

Digital Garden Of Notes

My own public digital garden of notes, thoughts, and ideas. I am fascinated by the concept of public digital gardens...

Video Game Trackers

Templates for tracking your video game collection (physical + digital). Manage your video game collection for FREE with these tracker...


I created this website as a result of a pain point I had at work. We needed to verify form...

Design Insight Tools + Resources

This is a collection of the tools + resources I include in Design Insight each week. I’ve gathered together every...


Book Notes

Design Insight

A weekly newsletter for creatives with a focus on design. Learn to think like a designer in less than 5 mins a week with curated articles, resources, tools, and insights. Released every Friday to over 230 creators.

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