Author: Marcel Bootsman

  • Why this picture makes me happy

    Why this picture makes me happy

    Today, I posted this image of our son Noam. After posting it, I realised this picture really makes me happy. I’ll tell you why. Freedom This weekend was a weekend of freedom. Freedom to have scheduled appointments. Freedom to do what we like, when we like it. So we went on a tiny little trip, […]

  • Giving 100% attention to my kids. How I did it.

    Giving 100% attention to my kids. How I did it.

    How did I manage to give my kids 100% attention on that one day I need (and want) to take care of them on my own.

  • Leaving the home office, one day a week

    Leaving the home office, one day a week

    This year, 2015, I will start working more outside of my home office. You might ask yourself, why? Well I will explain here.

  • WordPress makes me, and a lot of other people, very happy

    WordPress makes me, and a lot of other people, very happy

    This past weekend, WordCamp Europe 2014 was held in Sofia, Bulgaria. A great event which underlines what makes the WordPress community what it is today. In this post I will try to share my story with WordPress, and how it got me happier.

  • I accept the job!

    I accept the job!

    Dear WordCamp Europe organisation, After registering as a volunteer for WordCamp Europe, I received a call from Remkus yesterday. I was asked if I was interested in being the Manager for the volunteers. I feel honored to be asked for this role, but I had to consult this with my wife first.