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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|

Are busy schedules making it hard to connect with grandchildren? There’s an app for that!

Besides living at a distance from grandchildren, what do you think is the second biggest barrier to seeing grandchildren? According to the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) Grandparents Study, it is busy schedules. What if I told you there was a free app that helps with busy schedules [...]

2020-02-11T17:07:32-05:00February 11th, 2020|Video Chats|

The Gift for Your Grandchild that will Keep on Giving to Make Video Chats More Fun

I’m all about finding gift ideas that do double duty. This one is the gift that will keep on giving on video chats! This idea works no matter if you will be with your grandchildren over the holidays or at a distance. Buy yourself the same gift you [...]

2020-01-30T21:27:37-05:00December 6th, 2019|Video Chats|

Instead of ‘How Was School?’, Ask Your Grandchild This!

If you are a grandparent to school-aged kids, there is a definite buzz in the air. Parents are scrambling to get the right clothes, new shoes and the necessary school supplies. Remember those days?! The following idea will work even if your grandchild is not in school yet. They [...]

2020-01-30T21:27:25-05:00August 9th, 2019|Video Chats|

Ask Active Questions on Video Chats to Keep Your Grandchild’s Attention

Ever try and keep your grandchild’s attention on a video call? Kids are funny. Sometimes they will sit and engage with you. But more often, they have ants in their pants. Sitting still for any length of time is a major ask for these tiny humans. So how can [...]

2020-03-20T17:17:23-04:00July 1st, 2019|Video Chats|