New Stack 2-week Challenge

I’ve had a fitness app in the back of my mind for a long while. Life happened (I’m looking at 👀 you two kids running around my house at all hours…) and it went dormant. Now that my kids are a bit older I’m starting to get “me-time” back into my life, I’m dusting off that app idea and hoping to make it a reality; This time with a twist – an entirely new-to-me tech stack (in 2-weeks)!

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Eating Your Own Dog Food

While planning out the next steps for my fitness app, the question crossed my mind, “should I use my own API to actually power the backend of my app?” After a little research, that is where I learned the pros and cons of “eating your own dog food.” Gotta love how technology professionals communicate.

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Extracurricular Professional and Personal Projects for the End of 2016

As a technology professional, it is important to keep my skills sharp and stay up-to-date on the latest technology. The first step toward that end was finding my dream job. Nevertheless, it’s important to experiment with new things outside of work. Things that I would not normally get a chance to do otherwise. I’m using this post outline a plan of attack over the course of the rest of the year.

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