The software engineering journey has ramped up quickly. FoodSwiper now has a structure that can be hosted on the web. Building an MVC (Models, Views, Controllers). Sinatra Application was an enlightening process for me. The internet is less of a mysterious toy and more of a tool.

The process of building a Models is streamlined so well that building models with complex relationships and standard accompanying methods now can be done with 5 lines of code where before it had 50+lines. Sinatra can build Models with belongs_to, has_many, has_many_through, and many other associations. Just declare the…