5TH Conference & Feweb awards 2023

Yesterday, I had the pleasure of attending both the 5th conference and the Feweb awards. It was an incredible day filled with insightful discussions and exciting announcements. The conference took place in the afternoon and featured a lineup of great speakers who shared their expertise on various topics. From the latest trends in technology to […]

Impressions from WordCamp Nederland 2023

September is WordCamp Nederland month and I had the pleasure of attending the event that left a lasting impression on me. The event was not just another gathering but a testament to the power of community and shared knowledge. A Tip of the Hat to the Organisers First and foremost, I must commend the wonderful […]

WordPress as a User

The Antwerp WordPress meetup group is one of the most active local groups and our great volunteers organise events on a very regular schedule. The dates for next year have been announced and I’m already looking forward to the last Tuesday of every odd month in 2023!2 different showcases were presented; Ben Rockefeller built his […]

Podcasts I listen to

Once you’ve discovered podcasts, it’s a rabbit hole, and you easily get a collection of a few dozen podcasts. I started with the Tech45 podcast and from there on, I started listening to other (mostly) tech podcasts. In this blogpost, I try to lay out where podcasts come from, how to get started and some […]

Death by a thousand browser tabs

There is a torture technique called “Lingchi“, also known as “Death by a thousand cuts”. The victim will die a slow and painful dead by the many cuts in all parts of the body. This is what happens when you keep all your browser tabs open to “read them later”. By having all these tabs […]

Why Notion

Within our family, as probably for all organizations, over time the list of tools and ways of communication cumulate. We used Google Drive, Trello, Todoist, shared calendars in Google Calendar, Signal/WhatsApp, whiteboard, post-it notes, … All information is spread all over the place, stored in multiple accounts and sometimes impossible to share. At a certain […]

Passwords made easy

We all have a bunch of passwords, logins, account, …, whether we want it or not. Most of the time, it’s used to secure access to your personal data or accounts. Passwords can also be used to encrypt data or secure communication between multiple parties. In reality, nobody likes passwords, because they are hard to […]

DIY Construction toys Table

Our eldest son became interested in LEGO. At first, you can keep everything contained in one box, but soon enough, it takes more time to build/play with it. This means we needed a solution to store projects in progress. If you combine this with a growing collection of sets and boxes, you see this is […]