Personal

Self Confidence- Where is Mine?

Why is it that some people just exude self confidence while other people struggle to find it…like me. I look at these people and can tell that they know exactly who they are , where they are going, and have the that take me or leave me mentality. Me on the other hand I have […]

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Development

Frameworks….what is with all the frameworks

Frameworks, there seems to be so many out there today. You have bootstrap, semantic, materialize for CSS; Vue, react , angular for JavaScript. There are many more frameworks out there but these are probably the most popular. Developers use these frameworks because it make designing a site or developing an app much quicker than doing […]

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CSS
Development

Flexbox vs Grid-is one better than the other?

Throughout my never ending quest to learn the best design techniques with CSS I constantly struggled with one thing- How the heck to get content within my site/application to align the way I want it to. Still being what I would consider a newbie in design and programming I would get the content to display […]

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Personal

Keeping your eye on the prize

We all have that one dream we want to achieve in life. We want to be in the best shape of our lives, we don’t want to live paycheck to paycheck, or we want to retire early to be able to travel. With all these dreams we have for ourselves and our busy lives it’s […]

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Personal

Change is hard-sometimes you can’t do it alone

I have been struggling lately with trying to find time for me (again). It seems like it is a never ending struggle. I am constantly putting everyone else before me. I keep coming up with things that I want to do to make myself a better person all around (mentally, physically). I say to myself […]

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Development
Personal

Like riding a bike

So I haven’t coded anything in a couple weeks because I have been so overwhelmed with other aspects of my life that I had going on. So this week being on vacation I was able to get back into it. The last month before my two weeks off I was starting to get into vue […]

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Personal

Making time.

The last 2 weeks have been stressful for me to say the least. Between dealing with things at my fulltime job and being involved in a yearly festival in Fredonia , I have not had much time for myself. By the time I would get home, made dinner I didn’t feel like doing much of […]

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Development

HTML, CSS, JavaScript- what is it all about?

I probably should have posted before my post on my robot but hey better late than never. If you are computer illiterate like I used to be or a new developer you have inevitably heard the terms HTML, CSS, JavaScript. You are probably also thinking to yourself “What does stuff all mean?” Well allow me […]

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Development

Where do I start?

Now that I decided to embark on this new path that some people have spent years studying and perfecting; where do I start?  I read a beginners book on Html and CSS but that’s only one part of my learning process.  I have always been the type of person who learns best by doing.  In […]

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Health

Finding Balance

Every week I am going to do a post about my journey to improving my health and being more confident in myself.  This is something I have struggled with for years.  I start a workout program, am consistent with it for a couple weeks, and then something comes up and I stop.  I think my […]

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