I can make my 2019 anything I want it to be. I can decide how my year, my life and my world are. If I work at it, I can create my world any way I want it to be. I can practice gratitude and create a world where I wake up happy to the […]
I recently went on Kyle Shevlin’s podcast and talked about becoming a developer, what I was doing before I got into coding and what worked for me when it came to making the transition. Kyle is an awesome guy and it was such a fun conversation. Check out the episode here!
Some of my notes on this fun introduction to Blockchain and Ethereum by Max Fang. He goes over some buzz words to be explained, fundamental concepts and use cases. Distributed: Peers/nodes separated by a network. You can have a large number of peers crash in this network, or attack the other nodes, but the network […]
2017 was by far the best year of my life. I completed Praxis, started working as a programmer, wrote over fifty blog posts, had several articles published. I learned how to consistently ship and just show up. I launched the career I want. What’s next? While I accomplished a lot last year, I failed at some stuff […]
Things I’m thankful for today, January 12th. The people who help me. The senior developers on my team who answer all my questions and push me to learn, Jessamyn for helping me become a better programmer, Austin for all his feedback, my mom (and her team) for having my back and being my team. The Star-Trek […]
Kent C. Dodds has a React beginners tutorial that starts with the absolute basics of React, and it’s fantastic. It is a free course, so I can put all my notes out here on my blog (his advanced course is a paid course, and it looks excellent although I haven’t done it yet.) My notes from […]
I like being around people who can be silly. They laugh at themselves. They poke fun of me when I’m taking myself too seriously. Most people (often me) can get incredibly stressed out over their problems as if they are the most serious, important and vital problems in the whole world. And they can feel […]