Use WordPress REST API to pull posts into React Native and stylize the HTML tags

Before I upgraded my React Native version to the latest, the react-native-render-html node module was working fine. After upgrading node.js, React Native, and Expo to the latest, it threw errors. At first I thought WordPress was the problem and I tried to solve it by coding a WordPress plugin to strip the HTML tags from …

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Breakthrough

Yesterday I was itching to leave the house for a short afternoon photo trip. But I was also working on a church app for a couple days and I had reached another roadblock where I could not get through. I started this React Native app, for iOS and Android, close to the end of 2020. …

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Bernie

Sunday afternoon I was talking it over with Hutch about my thoughts, over a span of four weeks, to take pictures at my friend’s delayed retirement service and the after-service meet-and-greet. I said to him that I had decided not to take pictures but then moments before the service I saw that I just wanted …

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Yellow-orange sky

I’m borrowing a Fujifilm X100S camera for the week to see if I like it. I want to try Fuji film simulation recipes on it and understand if I like that process. Here’s a few photos from the sky this evening without any adjustments. I had stepped outside with my smartphone to catch the light …

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Civil Air Patrol

My dad, Neal, had served in the United States Army in 1959 as a mathematician for calculating the launch of missiles before computers were integrated. He was a brilliant math, chemistry, and computer teacher. He also had a private pilot’s license and would take off from corn fields in Michigan and a small airport in …

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