Something has happened ... that we never thought would happen.
(Our kids are extra-shocked.)
(As in . . . "Never thought I'd see the day, Mom" shocked.)
We had wifi installed at our cottage up north!
We've always said that we didn't need (or want) communication or technology up at the cottage (which really did cause a lot of teenage grumping back in the day). It's always been kind of nice . . . to just get away from things when we were up north.
In the last couple of years, Tom and I have spent more and more time driving into town and working in the local public library's parking lot (tapping into their wifi) to finish an assignment, check email, or submit an online grant with a summer due date.
We finally gave in.
We had wifi installed at the cottage.
This means . . .
We can stay up here for longer periods of time (because now we can actually work from the cottage).
We can watch Netlix in the woods.
And I can do real-time, up north blogging.
But no worries. There's still plenty of time for this: