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30 Positive Things to Say, Write, Email or Text Your Grandchild from a Distance

In this post I want to focus on the simple things you can say from a distance that can have a huge impact.  See a list for positive statements you can say, write, email or text to your grandchildren of any age.

2020-04-23T15:53:09-04:00April 23rd, 2020|Snail Mail, Video Chats|

Long Distance Grandparenting: How to make your grandchild feel extra special

How can you let your grandchild know that they are always top of mind and heart? Start writing and collecting ‘Thinking of You Notes’. Many of you are not able to see your grandchildren as often as you would like. Even if you do see them fairly frequently, it is [...]

2020-02-03T14:47:13-05:00February 3rd, 2020|In person visits, Snail Mail|

Quick & Easy Valentine Idea for Your Grandchild that will Stand Out!

For some grandparents, it might seem a tad bit early to be thinking about Valentine’s Day.  But when you are a long distance grandparent, you’ve got to get something mailed out on time. Are you crafty? True confession: I’m not. I’m creative, but not crafty. Luckily, I love researching and [...]

2020-01-30T21:27:09-05:00January 27th, 2020|Snail Mail|

A Great App to Send Personalised SnailMail (without a trip to the post office)

Anyone using TouchNote yet? If not, you are going to love this post. It is great for every age and stage of grandchild. If you are already using this app, do keep reading because I have a tiny, yet fun, suggestion about how to make it even better below. [...]

2020-03-20T17:21:39-04:00July 18th, 2019|Snail Mail|

Write a ‘Thank-you’ for the TIME we spent together note to your grandchild(ren)

At first glance, you might think the idea below only applies if you have just seen your grandchild(ren) in person. But please keep reading to find out why it works no matter when you last saw them – whether in person or virtually. Your Idea for Connection: Send a [...]

2020-04-16T13:43:08-04:00July 16th, 2019|Snail Mail|