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Typing and Databases

When I started this journey I  really didn’t know what to expect. Would I be able to learn enough to be a coder? How long would it take? What kind of job could I get? I had originally thought that after four months of learning, and given my background in design, I  might find a …

Node.js

Spring is here and soon that will mean being able to sit outside! For me that’s a good and a bad thing. Good because I love the outdoors, hiking, biking, golfing… bad because I love the outdoors, hiking , biking… you get what I mean. Spending time at the computer becomes harder for me as …

Flex Zombies and freeCodeCamp

It’s been about a week since my last update. I’m still working through the Flex Zombies and freeCodeCamp courses and I’m focusing most of my time on the JavaScript portion of the course on freeCodeCamp. As you progress through the various courses available online, you may find your ‘path’ changing. I began my journey with …

There’s so much to learn!

Learning to code is difficult, especially at the beginning, especially if you’re trying to learn on your own. Courses at colleges or universities are good for beginners because they give you a sense of direction but that doesn’t mean you can’t do it on your own. Way back, in 1995, I purchased my first computer. …