My name is Lisa and I'm a long-distance grandparent.
My grandsons live more than 800 miles away.
Following are a smattering of things — seven, to be exact — that I and other long-distance grandparents do that grandparents who live near their grandkiddos likely don't.
(Featuring photos from my grandsons' most recent visit in November.)
Stock up on Priority Mail Flat-Rate shipping boxes.
The mailman delivers empty boxes to my house. Free...