Thunk is a wonderful package that is able to be incorporated into one’s React/Redux application and fixes a problem that one can have when attempting to bridge the gap between asynchronous fetch calls to the external API and the synchronous actions one creates while using Redux.

Thunk is middleware that…

After completing the third Flatiron phase utilizing Rails, JavaScript’s fluidity and lack of required structure was somewhat stressful. Initially, I had plans to create a much larger project with some more in-depth functionality. The backend was created using Rails API and SQLite3. …

For the second project at the Flatiron School’s CS course, I was tasked with producing a fully functional application using the Sinatra Domain Structured Language. Sinatra is a relatively light and agile framework and can be used to create applications quickly and as such, uses a specific patterns.

MVC

The structure…

In Ruby, a programmer oftentimes needs to go through a collection, either array or hash usually, and operate on each element of this collection in some way. Using methods in the iterator category are a great way to do this. There are some fundamental similarities between the types of iterators…

Learning to talk and have computers listen

Other than a few random courses throughout the last few years, I have not spent much organized time learning to code. For the past ten years, I have primarily been somewhat of a social worker. I started down this path because I had…

Seth Blanchard

Full-Stack Software Developer- Founder of Skylark Hammocks, BEST, LLC, and several other as of yet unrealized ventures.

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