Turn messages from your college student into lasting memories
When my daughter went away to college, we started emailing each other. I wanted her to enjoy her time, so I tried to keep our exchanges light. We had lots of great discussions about life, and I loved being reminded of my own college days. After her first year, I went back and printed out the best emails and made a scrapbook—a kind of diary—chronicling her first year at school.
If you’d like to try the same thing, here are a few do’s and don’ts I figured out along the way.