https://muddling.me/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/thumbnail.png 905 1280 Karen Galatz https://muddling.me/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/new-logo3.jpg Karen Galatz2018-01-17 08:01:162019-02-10 14:37:17You Can Make a House Smart, but Not a Homeowner
You Can Make a House Smart, but Not a Homeowner
And That Smarts
You can make a house smart, but not a homeowner. I know from first-hand experience. You see, I live in a smart house. “Live” is perhaps an inaccurate description. “Trapped” is a better word.
You see, I have a techno-wizard son and an enabling husband, who enthusiastically says “yes” to every new electronic device the “Techno-Wiz” wants to install and program into our house.
My friends think I’m lucky to have the Techno-Wiz on-call 24/7 to solve my computer needs, but I know the ugly truth: He and my husband are engaging in a modern form of gaslighting, ostensibly working to modernize the house in ways I don’t—and will never—understand. It’s driving me crazy and that’s their real goal. Read more