Pretzels

Pretzels

Posted by on Apr 24, 2013 in Blog, Long-Distance, Mail | One Comment

It’s not uncommon for kids to become completely distracted while video-chatting. Between seeing themselves in the screen, being seated on the patio of a beautiful backyard, or chatting while snacking, there’s a LOT going on! Last Sunday, we got a kick out of her :chomp chomp chomping: while chatting, and had to inquire as to […]

Mini Doc: Separation & Social Media

Mini Doc: Separation & Social Media

Posted by on Apr 20, 2013 in Blog, Video | No Comments

My objective was to create a 2-minute mini documentary/journalistic video over the topic “Digital Culture & New Media,” with a series of photos and audio narration. I focused on a father / daughter separation, and the use of social media to shorten the distance between. This is one of the projects that instigated the narrowing of my focus […]

A Surprise for Her Dad

A Surprise for Her Dad

Posted by on Apr 16, 2013 in Blog, Special Moments, Travel, Video, Visiting | One Comment

It’s very rare (and very hard) for me to keep secrets from my husband. When a secret is tied into a surprise, it’s even tougher! Littles’ Mom and I are the calendar planning schedule makers. We work out all the details on her visits sometimes half a year in advance, since we both pretty much […]

Seen On Reddit: Treasure Hunt

Seen On Reddit: Treasure Hunt

Posted by on Apr 11, 2013 in Activity, Blog | No Comments

As a kid, I remember doing this type of thing with my parents. I would tear about the house finding clues and moving on to the next item until the treasure was found, then turning right around and making my parents partake in the fun. I continued this fun when Littles and her friend are […]

Easter via iChat

Easter via iChat

Posted by on Apr 9, 2013 in Blog, Long-Distance, Special Moments, Video | No Comments

This Easter was so incredibly busy. Between The Mr.’s schedule and my work load, seeing each other was few and far between. When we were asked if we wanted to spend Easter weekend with Littles, we were crushed that our schedules had finally taken over. Usually we jump at the chance for any extra time, […]

The Letter

The Letter

Posted by on Apr 2, 2013 in Blog, Long-Distance, Mail, Special Moments | One Comment

A week or so before Christmas was a busy, busy time for me. I was finishing everything for my next-to-last semester, still hadn’t started planning our wedding which was about two months away, and burning the midnight oil day in and day out. I usually check the mail before commuting to class and work, and […]