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What 'Done' Looks like: Test-Driven Development

As part of my current project — building an Instagram-like app called “Grammable” — I’m being introduced to the efficient world of Test-Driven Development. We’re using the RSpec gem t...

Apr 06 2018

Ruby As A Second Language

This week’s coding challenge in my bootcamp had my brain all knotted up. I was already fatigued from solving (most of) 32 CodeWars katas, but I was scheduled to discuss said challeng...

Mar 08 2018

Mentorship: A Safety Net

As part of my web development program, I’ve been paired with a fantastic mentor (shout out, Jeremy!). We’ve completed only one session; yet, I want to share on how his mentoring is al...

Feb 19 2018

Better Code Than Never

Finally! I’m over the paralysis of writing my first blog post, thanks to my fellow Firehose Project classmates. While reading their blog posts, I realized that mine needn’t be a thesi...

Feb 08 2018

Beyond The Blog

My NEW YouTube Channel!

Features code-walkthroughs & discussions relevant to non-traditional early-career devs. Check it out!

My Journey Into Tech

When I look back how I pivoted into software engineering, I think: 'I must have been mad!' 😂