• The Leap of Faith: The Anniversary🎉

    Three months ago, I took the leap. I was full of energy, motivation and excitement to begin this journey. My goal was to become a...

  • Meetups

    Genuine question: when people say “Meetups”, are they actuall referring to the app or just simply to meeting-up? I have been to Meetups (from the...

  • Local Environments

    This post is really about contributing to open source, but it’s called “Local Environments” because today, in order to contribute to 2 repositories, I had...

  • Contract Positions and Volunteer Jobs

    If you haven’t read my post on the awesome mentoring session I had with Joe, check it here. This post is kind of a continuation....

  • Pair Programming

    Today I had a mentoring session with this AMAZING dude who calls himself JavaScript Joe. One of the first things he asked me when I...

  • Practice From Design to Code

    I’ll make this a very short one. I just want to share a resource with you on challenges regarding translating design into code. The website...

  • From Design to Code

    I haven’t seen much tutorials about this around. 🤔 This is a good one I’ve been watching. However, when it comes to complicated asymmetrical layouts,...

  • Morning Study, Evening Building

    So this is more or less what my last few days have been looking like: 5:00am-5:30am: Wake up 5:30am-6:00am: Solve a coding exercise 6:00am-6:30am: Write...

  • Build While Learning or Learn and Then Build?

    I’ve seen people argue in favor of learning programming while building something: choose a project and start building. While you encounter obstacles, difficulties or simply...

  • Creative Weekend

    Yesterday and the day before (this past weekend), I took off. I had what I now like to call, a creative weekend. Most of my...