Every morning upon entering the kitchen, I glance up to see how my family of robins are doing. But alas, I then remember that all four babies have successfully fledged. I miss them and suffer from empty nest syndrome. Watching their story unfold … [Read more...] about Birding With Your iPhone
Charlotte Kinney Simpson, my great-great grandmother, ran a temperance hotel with her husband. When I look at this old family picture I see a conservative woman who probably worked hard her entire life. I know that she and my great-great grandfather, … [Read more...] about Family Stories Connect Generations
We haven't seen our grandkids in Minnesota in seven months or our grandkids in Boston in four months. With travel restricted and social distancing in place, it is going to be a while longer before we see any of them face-to-face! Not the situation … [Read more...] about Of Course it’s Easy to Bring Grandparents & Grandkids Together—Tech to the Rescue!
In a building for older residents of Lower Manhattan, Sterling Lord, 99, is using his lockdown time to start a new literary agency. Like agents everywhere, he said he was about to seal a “huge television deal” for one of his authors. He could … [Read more...] about Technology to the rescue: Making COVID 19 sequestering bearable
The power is off and not expected to be back on for over 24 hours AND my iPhone is almost out of juice!!! How can I avoid this situation in the future? What does HDR on my phone's camera screen mean? How can I use FaceTime to stay … [Read more...] about Our YouTube Channel Has Your Answers!