Happy Days

I haven’t posted in a while. But here I am, posting.

Yesterday, I set up a web page for my husband. I already had one on another host site and decided to move it to WordPress. They actually have a handy dandy way of doing that now. A click here, a click there and BAM!, it’s done. Then you just have to tweek a few things.

Well, the import was easy. For a person born in the fifties, that is 1950s, AKA, The Happy Days, I have somewhat of a grip on techie things. At least compared to some of my peers. But over the last six months I have noticed an incredible advancement in the cyber-space world.

Understand, I love advancing. I love the computer thing even though that was almost syfy in my youth. I do not speak the techie lingo but I was still able to figure things out. Until yesterday.

After two to three hours of googling and reading great info in another foreign language – at least to me it was foreign – I sought help from WordPress. After going through lists of possible solutions, which is difficult if you don’t speak computerese, I found a person to chat with.

I fell in love. I have no idea if this person was male or female but by the end of our time together I promised them a fresh pie if they ever came to my town. They not only walked me through the steps but they actually understood what I wanted to do and were able to tell me in my language. Geniuses! I can’t say enough about them.

I have told my husband many times to please learn how to do the basics. I tell some friends the same thing who want nothing to do with computer stuff. But, in all reality, it is not going away. Well, unless we lose all power and zombie creatures come and take over the world as we know it. Don’t be afraid. Really. It’s hard to us, but how can we even begin to speak into our grand children if we are closed to the world they live in. Let them teach you.

Don’t get old. Take it from this Grandma – you CAN do it!


Cate B




Author: Cate B

I'm a writer/blogger. I am in love with Creation and especially THE Creator. He is my best friend. I love to write and I love to bake – especially pie – and I love to crochet – among other creative things…….. I am passionate about the potential I see in others…….. I want to help them get there.

13 thoughts on “Happy Days”

  1. Kudos to you for not giving up🙌 always remember, we are never too old to keep learning and improving. Hugs to you 💞

  2. 🙂 hehehe , I really appreciate your efforts and I truly admire your living style, you are not like a typical granny 🙂 your grandchildren are close to you like friends and may be because you are seeing this world with their eyes experiencing new things and adopting them as they came across.You are right we must keep learning and growing with this world and its new practices.

    Glad to be here again 🙂

    May Allah bless you and your loved ones 🙂

  3. I’m one off those friends!!! I’ll take your encouragement, and PJ’s wisdom and not Fear anything!!! Also, I’ll take one of your pies! 😂

  4. OK, you had me laughing Cate!! And admiring your abilities!! I wouldn’t attempt an import like that– without one of my kids to walk me through it! AND– how did you ever get a hold of an actual person at WordPress to talk to???!!! I’ve wished I could just ask a real person my quesiton so many times! You’re a genius! Great post. hugs hugs friend!

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