Sommelier turned Software Developer

Hi everyone — long time lurker seeing and supporting everyone’s ambitious posts. It has kept me hopeful and feeling less alone navigating the job hunt in tech — especially reading from the leaders and mentors here that share uplifting, supportive experiences in their solidarity with us job seekers.

So here…

An analogous tale of how fetch and .then work in Javascript.

Fetch is a function that interacts with a database by retrieving, uploading, editing, and deleting data. One of the best ways I can understand coding concepts is to translate them into a real life scenario. …

Like most millennials these days who spend too much time on the internet inevitably coming across their daily affirmation via their favorite (and not so favorite) social media platforms making them regress into their mental cocoon of dopamine — (10 points for Gryffindor if you said it in the voice)…

Here I am at 36 years old having just completed my first CLI project as part of Flatiron School’s Full Time Software Developer Program. By complete, I meaning my code worked. I still have my assessment to pass.

It only took 12 straight hours and 15 mins of crying- a…

Carissa Sarreal

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