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Traveling, Cooking, Reading, and Trains

May 26, 2018 A few months ago one of my nieces bought a pressure cooker. She asked for some recipes so of course I pointed her to my blog. She came back to me saying that many of the links no longer work. Hmmm. Must be an anomoly. But as I tracked through some older …

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I downloaded a copy of the MarsEdit 4 app which allows you to create blog posts then push up to WordPress. One of the things that looks promising is the ability to load my pictures directly into the app then push it all to my blog. When using the WordPress web app I first have …

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The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2015 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A New York City subway train holds 1,200 people. This blog was viewed about 4,500 times in 2015. If it were a NYC subway train, it would take about 4 trips to carry that many people. Click here to …

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One of the perks of moving from Blogger to WordPress is an annual report of activity on my blog. They even gave me a link to share. The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed …

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My blogging goes on in fits and starts. My content revolves around my three hobbies: reading, cooking, and travel. If I haven’t cooked or travelled, and I’m in the middle of a long book, my blog entries slow. When I get back from a trip I’ll have a big backlog of things to share. My …

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I had four different blogs; each created for a different activity. A train picture blog A breakfast group blog A “what I’m doing now” blog. A travel blog I found that one of the blog URLs I’ve been wanting forever is available. I’ve been looking for “livingthedream.blogspot.com” ┬ábut a guy has it. There is one …

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2007 Hello, my name is Howard and I’m a train fan. I live in Beaverton, OR; but grew up in Palmdale, California (Southern Pacific went right through town) and I’d go to La Posada in Winslow, Arizona to watch the Santa Fe railroad in action. Every few months I go out and take train pictures. …

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