Random thoughts and content

Obsidian quick Tip - UUIDs

Posted on 09 Mar 2024

Here’s a quick tip / best practice I am going to implement from now on in any of my Obsidian based projects. After struggling with a problem to query all associated files with one “master” file I took my own advice. If I want to use the DataviewAPI / Dataview Plugin for Obsidian to query my Obsidian notes in an SQL-like syntax I also need to treat my notes like a (SQL or any other) database would treat treat it’s data.

My top five purchases of 2023

Posted on 27 Dec 2023

As the year draws to an end I wanted to start a yearly habit of reflection and review. And one part of it is to take a good look at what I’ve bought and try to find some patterns to make better buying decisions in the future. And here are my picks for 2023:

  1. Apple Watch Ultra
  2. Keychron Q1 Pro
  3. Red Rising
  4. Spigen Magsafe Wallet
  5. Kizer Mini Sheepdog Micarta Grey

Let’s take a closer look at my choices.

Generating and tracking workouts with Obsidian

Posted on 03 Nov 2023

Welcome to my poor attempt to document and explain my approach on how to use Obsidian an some plugins to help me stay more active and on track with my physical training.

eBook or physical version?

Posted on 10 Sep 2023

If you’re like me, you know the struggle. After I’ve set sight on a new book for my library and hovering over the “buy” button I struggle to decide if I should get the physical or the digital / eBook variant of a book. Since I don’t want to waste any more time and energy thinking and deciding I came up with a few markers to check and help me decide.

Welcome to

Posted on 29 Aug 2023

I love to teach about technology and tech products. But not in the common way of unboxing, reviewing and just re-iterating the specs. I really want to show how to use tech products and technology. To really benefit from it.