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Thursday, January 19, 2012

New Fangled Gadget in an Old Fashioned World

We are just an old fashioned couple. . .


guess which one is me

with old fashioned ancestors. . .






surrounded by old fashioned things. . .









My husband has went from collecting old fashioned transistor radios. . .


to buying a new fangled I Pod.

And, I joined Twitter today. I don't know what I am going to Tweet about,  but time will tell. If you belong to Twitter, friend this old fashioned girl, so I won't be so lonesome over there.


Are you old fashioned in a new fangled world?


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17 comments:

  1. Definitely! I have always felt like I belonged to another time...everything I love comes from the past! Thanks for your comment on my blog!

    Sweet baby pictures! Is the one on the right, you? Love the blue bottles, by the way!

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  2. You are the baby on the right. My past lies with old fashioned gadgets too. I like the lamp/dresser set up.

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  3. I'm liking the new-fangled world, it's fun to explore. I followed you on Twitter, chirp-chirp :)

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  4. Oh boy~am I ever in the wrong time warp! I can't use most of the new gadgets~I could probably learn, but something inside me just doesn't want to. I love old things and the contentment they bring. So, I guess I won't be chirping for you. ;)

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  5. Hi Janet! That is a very thought-provoking question. My first thought was "Yes I'm an old fashioned girl". But then when I really think about it, I have never been afraid of technology and like Joanne, I do love to explore and see what is new. But I like to have room for both old and new. Old fashioned ways of living comfort me and keep me grounded. There is so much beauty in the past, although I don't want to live in the past, I never want to lose it. I like to carry it with me as I move forward! Have a lovely day! Delisa :)

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  6. Oh brother, I'm still living in the past.. can't wrap my pea brain around all of the technology today..Perfect post for me..

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  7. Hi Janet,
    I'm guessing you're the one on the right in the dress?

    Love your photos. I have one foot in the past and am leaning toward the future.

    Donna

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  8. Love the pictures. You're the one on the right, yes?

    I try and keep up with all the technology but it's a struggle at times. And I still can't watch a DVD if hubby isn't home to sort it out for me. :)

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  9. Yes, everyone I am the one on the right. And, I think I have one foot stuck in the past and one daintily stepping into the future.

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  10. Hi Janet,
    At first I would say I am very old fashioned, and I love old stuff. I spent today with my daughter in antique shops, having so much fun. I am surrounded by mostly old things, with a few sort of new pieces of furniture. Yet, I do like my technology, though I am not ready to twitter!

    I had guessed you were the baby on the right. What a doll!

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  11. Cute baby, but not not sure, maybe they are both you.
    I have to say I love my world now, but I guess I'm a keeper of the past.
    Love all your old pictures, and the pretty bottles.
    Nancy Jo

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  12. I'm so much more comfortable in an old fashioned world. Love your blue bottles!

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  13. Let us know if you find Twitter useful. I haven't seen the point of it yet. To me, the old advice "just because you can is never sufficient reason" seems to apply.

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  14. I too am a mix of old and new fangled! Keeps life interesting.

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  15. I never really thought about it but I guess I am. LOL
    Find me on Twitter....Fencepost!

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  16. We are definitely a mix of old and new--mostly old! I have no idea how to Twitter and Facebook is a challenge to me a lot of times. I know I need to get with it and learn more about some of these gadget. I still have trouble with the DVD player, LOL!

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  17. Love the old-but I like some of the new too : ) I love the photos you used for this post!

    (and I'm on twitter too-next time you're on my blog look for the link at the top of the page)

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