Sonoff, MQTT and Home-Assistant.

A few months ago, a Shenzen based manufacturer of open-source hardware, released the Sonoff wifi module. This is a dirt cheap ( $5 ) wifi connected switch that even comes with a nice enclosure. So cheap it is impossible not to buy. By default they can be configured for use with the eWeLink app. As far […]


BBQ; Pulled Pork from Dutch Pigs.

The Pork It’s time again to make some nice pulled pork. Last time I made it was a big success. This time the pulled pork is made from the Boston Butt cut of a ‘Hollands wroetvarken’ (Dutch Rooting pig). These pigs have a Better Life rating of 1 out of 3, are not free ranging pigs but […]


Dockerized WordPress.

I want a blog. Why? Well I got stuff I want to share, fat chance nobody is interested but /care, still want one. What’s the biggest blogging platform? WordPress probably. I like the workflow and themability is great so this is going to be it. For hosting there are roughly 2 options. Self-hosted: I’ve got […]