Thanks to Outreachy, I made my first contribution to OpenStack in October last year. Setting up your account and development environment could actually seem complex at first and yes, the process is a bit longer than you would expect but it's actually quite straightforward. Source: Wikipedia First of all, if you're totally new to OpenStack … Continue reading Making your First Contribution to OpenStack
I just completed the third week of my internship with Outreachy. So far, it's been a lot of new experiences but more importantly, pushing me out of my comfort zone. I've faced a few challenges along the way that required me to change the way I usually do things and approach problems a bit differently. … Continue reading Everybody Struggles
If you're new here, my name is Tosin, I'm from Nigeria and I'm an Outreachy Intern for OpenStack. I would be working on extending OpenStack Ironic's Ansible Modules. This internship will run till March, 2021 and throughout this period, I'll be sharing my journey with you! This is honestly the most exciting thing that has … Continue reading Outreachy Introduction
It's been 2 years since my last post! I had actually sort of given up on blogging, mostly because I was making a lot of changes in my life and I just knew I needed to step back and refocus. Source: pexels So what's been happening these past 2 years? First of all, if you're … Continue reading I’m Back!
In the spirit of #WorldLiteracyDay , Aurora Learn created the hashtag #builtbybooks , where we get to talk of books that have built us so far. Before we move further, I need to mention, I'm not a 'book-person', I'd rather watch a good movie in my free time, or if I'll task my brain at … Continue reading Built by Books
They say, “To be what it’s meant to be, the cake has to pass through the heat of the oven” But right when I thought the oven season was over, and I was decorated all round in butter icing, someone brought a knife and cut me open; then some others started chewing me. What is … Continue reading Caking Through Life
I won’t talk of how it’s been almost 3 months since I’ve posted here. Honestly, I have no excuse. See how difficult it is to keep up with consistency? You say you’ll do something today, then tomorrow, uhmm Saturday, OK next Saturday…and 3 months pass by! That’s me right there. Don't you think Saturdays are … Continue reading What is it with Saturdays?
I was at the Ibadan Social Media Festival last Saturday, and it was so much fun and educating. I learnt a lot and it was great meeting new people, or rather meeting social media friends in person. In addition to the knowledge I had gained over time growing Afropelo on social media, I learnt some … Continue reading How to Grow Your Brand on Social Media
If you’ve been following my blog, you’d know that I’m an avid promoter of Nike’s ‘just do it’. I talked about it in this post and this post as well. But in reality, can you really ‘just do it?’ You have this big idea. It’s major. You’ve dreamt of it for so long, and it’s … Continue reading Just Do It – You Sure?
2018 is fast approaching. I found out it was a 100 days to the end of the year when it was 99 days. I still wanted to write on that, to inspire myself and you to do something with the rest of the year. So I decided I'd do a reminder instead. I know lots … Continue reading 89 days to 2018