Hiragana Flashcards Project

I’ve finished up my first of 12 projects for the year, for my first project I decided to make a flashcard app for learning Japanese hiragana. In a previous blog post, I mentioned that I wanted to learn Japanese. Something I’ve been struggling with on this is the hiragana. So to try to tighten up on it, I decided to start working with flashcards to learn quickly. To make this project, I used next....

January 10, 2021 · 2 min · ThisIsDylan

My plans for 2021

After watching Ben Awad’s video on his plans for 2021, I figure’d I would follow suit and write a blog post for what I want to learn in 2021, and what I learned in 2020. For this list, I’m defining “learned” as begin able to use something on my own, with minimal help from stackoverflow. What I learned in 2020 I learned a lot in 2020, my current role really pushed me to learn things I wouldn’t have learned otherwise....

January 4, 2021 · 2 min · ThisIsDylan

New Website, who dis?

I decided to redo my personal website because of reasons. Biggest reason was I was tired of looking at it and wanted something fresh. Another reason was it was entirely React, which is a bit overkill for what was basically just a site listing my skills and how to contact me. This go around I decided to build it using Gatsby, which is currently my favorite piece of web tech. Also used styled-components for some nice lil CSS-In-JS action....

December 30, 2020 · 1 min · ThisIsDylan