Randall Soules

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Great Lake Trip – Day 7 – Michigan

Great Lake Trip – Day 7 – Michigan

Traverse City, Michigan Traverse City is on the northwest edge of Michigan - at the little finger of "the mitt", as Michigan is often referred to because of its shape. It is situated on an enormous bay called the Grand Traverse Bay. Most of the city is centered around...

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Great Lake Trip – Day 6 – Michigan

Great Lake Trip – Day 6 – Michigan

Traverse City, Michigan We continue our northern journey. Next destination is Traverse City on Lake Michigan's Grand Traverse Bay. This city is well known for it Cherry Festival. In this area of Michigan, we see many acres of cherry orchards. Before leaving New...

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Great Lake Trip – Day 5 – Michigan

Great Lake Trip – Day 5 – Michigan

Using Harbor Grand Hotel, New Buffalo as our home base, we ventured out to see The Warren Woods State Park, and visit St. Joseph, the boyhood hometown of a good friend of mine. The Warren Woods State Park is home to one of the few remaining stands of Beech trees....

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Great Lake Trip – Day 4 – Michigan

Great Lake Trip – Day 4 – Michigan

Today we visited two parks: Galien River County Park and the Warren Dunes State Park. The Galien River County Park is set in a swampy area. Two walkways are available to get up close and personal. One is elevated. Here's a view of the lower walkway. Looking back at...

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Great Lakes Trip – Day 1 – Michigan

Great Lakes Trip – Day 1 – Michigan

Our 2 week trip to Michigan You didn't ask, but, nevertheless, here goes. We are headed to Michigan. We want to see what's there. We've never been there. So naturally, we must explore. In the next 14 posts, you'll experience a little of what we saw and felt. I hope...

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Publishing an article from Google Docs Using Jetpack

Recently Jetpack announced that you can write an article in Google Docs and, using the Jetpack Add-on, publish a draft to the Wordpress site of your choice. Let’s see if this works. Here’s a link to the Jetpack announcement. This add-on in Google Docs will take all...

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How Words Are Born

How Words Are Born

3 TED Talks About the Creation of Words In these three videos, you’ll be entertained and educated, as you listen to 3 renowned word experts who help create, adopt, describe, and sometimes, reject words in the English language. John Koenig - Beautiful New Words to...

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Wayne-O-Rama Chattanooga by Wayne White

Wayne-O-Rama Chattanooga by Wayne White

An Exhibit Unlike Anything You Have Ever Seen! “This will be like a history of Chattanooga as seen through my eyes and my sensibility. I love history. I grew up with Chattanooga’s history. I love the romance of it. I love the characters.” Wayne White, raised in...

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