There is an alternative way to take care of your dear plants over the holidays. Raspberry pi + Home Assistant + a Water pump will do it.

Wall garden with small pots and plants on a wooden shelf.
Wall garden with small pots and plants on a wooden shelf.
A general view of some of our plants.

At home, we have a little indoor garden that we take care of during the whole year. It is a tiny and nice set of plants and flowers that need water every day. They get good sunlight and they are intended to be kept small due to space.

The end of the year holidays and staying away from visiting the family has been a challenge to keep them healthy and attended. …


10 years ago

I was invited to a casual lunch in May 2011 to meet the founder of ThoughtWorks, Roy Singham. He was visiting my city, and he asked to meet to chat and learn more about me, my country’s technology and development.

After a long conversation, we found common roots and grounds in our political background and global views. For anybody that got a chance to meet him, everybody would agree that he is a fascinating world citizen, compassionate and a very smart person. …

johann arispe

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