I’ve had a plain old cell phone for, well, I don’t even know how long now. It didn’t do email, texting was kind of available but each numeric key was assigned to 3 or 4 letters so you had to clickclickclick painfully to get to the letter you wanted, and it certainly didn’t have a calendar or gee-whizzy games.
It was fine. More than fine, after years of being tethered to my Blackberry for work. But lately it just wasn’t working for our family, and tech-enthusiast TubaDad leaped at the chance to bring me into this century. So here’s my early Christmas present:
Merry Christmas to me! It’s a Samsung Epic 4g, if that means anything to any techie folks. TubaDad test drove a bunch of phones for me and pegged this one as the winner (the real slide-out keyboard and kick-butt display were key). I’m still trying to figure it all out, but it sure is fun.
Oh, and as of this week I’m trying out FaceBook too. Good lord, what’s next?
PS: These two pictures have absolutely nothing to do with anything, but they crack me up. Here’s Ro eating Sake sushi as fast as she can stuff it in her mouth (seriously, don’t come between our girls and their sushi or you could lose an arm).
And here are the girls this morning in the new glittery silver leggings that they just died over in Target yesterday. (wowza.) Notice who is already in possession of my new toy, by the way. She was playing Angry Birds and it was such an inconvenience to look up long enough for me to snap a pic. The poor dear...