AdonisJS has been my framework of choice to get stuff done quickly. The framework has taken a turn for the good with more frequent updates to its latest version - v5, which features Typescript, the same trusted MVC framework, and “everything & kitchen sink” approach that is quite effective to easily build apps.
Express is like a dear friend who does not leave your side during happy or sad times in your life. She may not help you reach enlightenment, but she’s there and she’s super supportive. And, that’s all you need many a time. In this post we create a blog with ExpressJS and friends - oh how exciting.