Category: General

  • A winter walk around my town

    Bridge and sunrise

    Read about my 30.5km winter walk around my town, Berkel en Rodenrijs. I made a lot of pictures, so come and take a look.

  • The Bitcoin Whitepaper

    Bitcoin Whitepaper

    Bitcoin (₿) is a cryptocurrency invented in 2008 by an unknown person or group of people using the name Satoshi Nakamoto.

  • A new challenge

    Two yellow road signs for a hiker

    I have decided to start a new adventure. Starting April 1st, I’ll be working full-time for Kinsta – Managed WordPress Hosting, as Marketing Manager Dutch Market.

  • WordCamps and sustainability

    TL;DR; WordCamps generate waste. Since I have been organizing several WordCamps (the latest was WordCamp Rotterdam 2018), I have realized it is possible to reduce that stream of waste and make a WordCamp more sustainable and less damaging for the environment.  Assist sponsors with their choice of swag, make clear agreements to only use products […]

  • 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, […]

  • 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 logo

    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.