This week, it was finally time to dig into the nitty-gritty of the backend, making fetch requests to the existing API so that I could use that data in the project! The first thing I did was make my search bar its own component — this likely would have been…

The past few days, I went back to working on my long-term project creating an application that provides users with broadcast information for their favorite college football team. My focus this week was on styling, as I still wasn’t happy with even the basic layout I’d started on.

I focused…

I’m a huge college football fan. I was raised on Florida State football and attended every home game and several away games (including a National Championship) while I was a student. While it is harder for me to make it to games in Tallahassee now that I live in New…

What is a “Bones Day”?

If you’ve spent any time on the meme-heavy parts of the internet the past few weeks (especially TikTok), you are probably all too familiar with the concept. If you haven’t, this probably seems like a nonsensical phrase. Over the past few weeks, the internet has become enamored with a 13-year-old…

This week, the first lesson in the Flexbox tutorial I’ve been working through is a deep dive into the flex property. flex actually handles three properties: flex-grow, flex-shrink, and flex-basis. When we set a flex value it is handling all three of those. So for example, if we say flex…

Claire McCleskey

Software Engineering Student @ Flatiron School by day, TV/Film Script Analyst by night. NYC via FSU.

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