Tammy Ritterskamp

Hey there! I'm Tammy Ritterskamp, a front-end web developer living and working in St. Louis.

I've been building websites since IE6 png hacks were a thing (over 10 years). My career as a web developer has given me the opportunity to work in a wide variety of industries including news media, higher education, global communications and e-commerce.

Here I write about the things I'm creating, learning and tinkering with.

If you want to connect, I can be found in these social places:

2020 Lifelines

December 31, 2020

Usually I keep my end of year reflections to myself, but this year I'm missing human connection and want to share a list of 10 things that have brought me joy and helped get me through this very weird 2020.

A solution for overriding Sass mixins

July 27, 2020

Have you ever found yourself needing to override a Sass mixin from one file to another? Overriding mixins in Sass is tricky, but not impossible!

The Process of Learning a New Skill

July 20, 2020

A big part of being a developer is being a learner. How learning new skills outside of coding can help you be a better developer.

CSS Baby Shower Card

May 16, 2020

A few weeks ago, I attended a baby shower on Zoom. Under past circumstances, I would have spent 20 minutes in the card aisle at a store…

Code Jam No. 8 - Birthdays

April 17, 2020

Every month or so at work, our dev team holds an optional code challenge. This month is birthdays!