Finding Plato

People of a ‘mature persuasion’ know these things to be true: When having problems with your computer, ask your kids for help. If it’s urgent, ask your grandchildren. And so it came to pass one day in our den. Our family had just received our first home computer with all of the usual accouterments: monitor, … More Finding Plato

Making Lemonade

“What’re ya doing, Grandpa?” four-year-old Jennifer asked, skipping happily into her grandparents’ kitchen. “Making my special lemonade for our company,” John replied, turning from the counter to greet his tiny granddaughter.  “They’ll be here soon. Wanna help, sweetheart?” “Yes!” Jennifer said excitedly.  She pulled a kitchen chair over to the counter and climbed up, ready … More Making Lemonade