TECHNOLOGY

Technological Killjoy

Technological Killjoy

By The Elderberries

A good grandfather is always looking for opportunities to kindle his grandchildren’s imaginations. We have a neighbor like that. One day, he invited a neighbor girl, about age 8, to ride with him and his granddaughter, age 3, down to…

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The Pumper

The Pumper

By The Elderberries

By Grandpa Jack* Anything is possible in the minds of children ages 8 to 12. They are unencumbered by the challenges of adolescence and the obligations of adulthood. Every day is an adventure to be lived. This was especially true…

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Growing Up During WWII

Growing Up During WWII

By The Elderberries

By Grandpa Jack* What a huge impact technology has made on the experience of growing up. In my day, there was a world war, but the country was unified as never before. Now, we are surrounded with incredible blessings of…

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Super-Duper Navigation Help

Super-Duper Navigation Help

By The Elderberries

Once in a while, grandmothers have to drive their grandchildren to unfamiliar places. Such was the case one day for an out-of-town grandmother who had volunteered to take her young grandson to his T-ball practice. There was a problem, however.…

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He Fell and Broke His iPod

He Fell and Broke His iPod

By The Elderberries

By Grandpa Jack* Our neighbor recently had a winter’s open house. A number of folks in their 70’s were discussing the mild weather. I told how my 16-year-old grandson slipped and fell on his frost-covered driveway, snapping off his driver’s-side…

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