Re: [videoblogging] Starting Young
- very cute!
On 4/27/08, Christopher Bergeron <cberge43@...> wrote:
> So I've been working for a while now on starting a few projects.
> Setup was a bit slow and thing were starting to come together when my
> seven year old son informs me that he wants to do his own Video Blog.
> He pitched the idea one night at bedtime not too long ago and he was
> doing so well with his brainstorming that I was taking notes. He said
> he wanted to do a show about food, about kids and food. To try and
> show kids that they can cook. Show parents that their kids can cook.
> And teach people about good food that's good for them. We talked for
> quite some time about just how he was thinking about doing that.
> He talked and asked questions about his favorite food network stars,
> and then sat up and asked. "Hey dad. If we do a good job, I mean a
> super good job, and really help people, do you think we could earn
> some money doing it?" "Yes Ryan," I said "Helping people is exactly
> how you make money." My little capitalist, wanting to monetize from
> day one.
> In his dreamy falling asleep voice that night he said "I'm going to be
> a star daddy" and then he was out. Kinda hard to let something like
> that go.
> SO his first episode went online this weekend. He is very proud of
> himself and is already planning next weeks show. He's loving the
> attention he's getting especially the comments that are starting to
> come in. I think he did very well indeed for his first time out of
> the gate. Heck he's doing better than I am.
> Now his three year old brother wants to get in on the action. It just
> goes to show that you're never too young.
> Hope everyone is having a fun weekend.
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