Tag Archives: cell phone

This and That: Cell Phones and Nursing Homes

Recently I wrote about my new cell phone.  I had just gotten my third phone number since the beginning of the summer.  It looked like all the numbers they gave out came with dozens of spam phone calls.  I am … Continue reading

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The Rest of the Story: Cell Phones and More

In the last post I told about how I lost and then found my old cell phone.  In the meantime I got a new cell phone and number.  This morning I called the wireless company to see if I could … Continue reading

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Catching up on a Rainy Day – Phone Calls and Cell Phones

Today is Saturday and the forecast is for heavy rain all day.  So I have been catching up around the house. I was going to phone dad when I realized I still had his old phone number in my phone … Continue reading

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Caregiving and Cell Phones

I don’t know when Cell Phones went from convenient device to a necessity, but somehow over the years it has.  I acquired my first cell phone – heavy like a brick – in the 1990’s.  I got it for emergencies … Continue reading

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