Migrating to Bali, CodePen, and Mint

This week has brought a few changes for me. I have returned to Bali and am enjoying the weather and a great (and affordable) environment to focus on my studies. I have also returned my focus to JavaScript. With a solid base in JavaScript and Ruby, I'm doing a refresher on JS basics to prepare… Continue reading Migrating to Bali, CodePen, and Mint

Wrapping up Rails, Deeper into CSS

This past week I have completed the Rails section of the Odin Project. The course content and Michael Hartl's tutorial have given me a good basis to continue moving forward with back-end development. I've decided to improve and expand two of the apps for inclusion in my portolio; Invitebrite on Heroku and the code on… Continue reading Wrapping up Rails, Deeper into CSS

Using Google Maps API

To gain some experience with APIs, I chose to implement the Google Maps JS API for one of my recent projects. Check out my work, specifically the branch where the action happened, on GitHub or see the an example of the map on Heroku. The implementation for Google Maps API was overall straightforward. I registered… Continue reading Using Google Maps API