I often wonder if I could've gotten to where I am in a quicker way and there are things that I wish I knew before I started and this is a list of the 5 that stick out in my mind.
This sprint was titled, Intermediate Swift. That got me thinking so everything we had done for the past 13 weeks was all beginning swift. There is so much to learn about this, yikes!! But it's ok I can get through this. We started off learning about swift generics, luckily I had done some reading and… Continue reading Lambda School – iOS Development Bootcamp – Week 14 & 15
After a very discouraging two weeks, we moved on to learning CoreData. It was very refreshing to learn something new that didn't involve any design. Core Data was in no way easy but it was easier than programmatic UI design, Core graphics and animations. Core Data CoreData to me was like working with databases. I… Continue reading Lambda School – iOS Development Bootcamp – Week 12 & 13
I knew it was bound to happen I just didn't know when it would but I had to hit that learning wall at some point and this was it. I got through it but I struggled.
My first complete app from concept to finished product all by myself. I struggled, I cried, I laughed, I got super excited and I repeated this several times over and over again, but it was worth it.
Here's my plan to build an app that uses the cocktail DB API which can be found at https://www.thecocktaildb.com/ . I choose this API because it's free, I don't plan on posting this app on the Apple Store so they allow free use for educational purposes. It also has different endpoints and this is great… Continue reading Building an iOS app using an API
Read about how to Use Props in React. Follow along as we make our data dynamic with props.
I don't know about you but when I start an an empty project I get overwhelmed and I walk away once, maybe twice and then bang my head on the table and sigh. My first thought is how do I do this, where do I start? If you think that way too, let me tell… Continue reading How to Think like a Programmer
I have wanted to apply to FullStack Academy but I didn't feel like I could pass the interveiw process so I kept putting it off.