Keeping Up With Technology

Its Place In Your Life How do you feel about technology? There are some advances in technology that I am sure will pass me but we are not at that stage yet. When it comes to everyday technological advances, it would be fair to say that at my ripe “old age,” I am still keeping up with the millennials. We have come a long way when it comes to the use of technological advancement. Yet, many are cynical about it. “We can’t jump off bridges anymore because our iPhones will

The Scourge of Homelessness

There’s An App For That When I first saw the release about this app, tears actually came to my eyes – “WeShelter App – Tap To Help The Homeless.” My love affair with the Internet started many, many years ago and as I shared on my former blog, my “first” was a massive desktop – laptops were not even conceived yet – with a black screen and orange typeface. It was an hand-me-down computer from my then partner’s sister. The love was instant and hardly anything could drag me away

Throwback Thursday News: Distracted Parenting

Back In The Day Parenting Do you remember a time when your parents’ eyes seemed as if they were everywhere? They never missed a beat, a step you took or a crush that you had? When mothers or fathers were at work or were not around for whatever reasons, no problem! There was an entire ‘village’ of watchers. In the country of my birth, these people were not mere watchers. They were “scolders’ and butt-whippers! A kid had very little chances of going truly wild around parents and their deputies.