Day 26: Ruby

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My Skillcrush class is focusing on Ruby this month and I have to say that I am loving it so far!  It is much more intuitive than JavaScript and makes a lot more sense.  I had already installed Ruby when I first started to learn how to code, so that difficult and confusing task was finished and I could get right to … Read More

Day 22: JavaScript

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I feel like days 22 – 80 could all be about JavaScript and I still won’t know what I am doing! I am slowly, but surely, gaining knowledge.  I am learning through a combination of reading A Smarter Way to Learn JavaScript, Udemy Complete Web Developer Course, and Skillcrush. This is a project that I made that combined a couple … Read More

Day 18: A Smarter Way to Learn Javascript

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About 4 chapters into Eloquent Javascript I realized that I was in over my head.  I was learning a lot, but I wasn’t feeling like I was understanding things well.  After reading several things online mentioning that the text is really more at an intermediate level, I decided to look for something else. Someone in my  Newbie Coder Warehouse mentioned the … Read More

Day 14: Fizz Buzz

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I am so excited today that I can barely stand it!  After reading the second chapter in Eloquent JavaScript, there is a set of exercises for you to complete.  I was able to complete the Fizz Buzz exercise completely on my own without looking at any hints!  This is a huge accomplishment for me because I was beginning to think … Read More

Day 13: Weekend wrap up!

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I spent the weekend doing a variety of things that don’t fit into my usual routine. I watched a webinar put out by Skillcrush with tips for making a career change.  It was very helpful, but I am disappointed that I didn’t receive the email links to their ebooks that were supposed to go with it. Friday night was the … Read More