Image

Grandchildren

How important are your grandchildren to you? Whether you are a grandparent raising grandchildren or you just like to help out from time to time, we can help you to build a better relationship with your grandkids.

Overstimulated Grandkids: 4 Practical Tips to Help Ease the Situation
2 weeks ago

Overstimulated Grandkids: 4 Practical Tips to Help Ease the Situation

By  •  Family

The holidays are behind us, and you may think that the inappropriate behavior of your grandchildren is a thing of the past as well. Unfortunately, the tantrums they threw over a toy they didn’t get from Santa…
Read More

What is the Best Thing About Seeing Your Adult Children Grow Older?
2 weeks ago

What is the Best Thing About Seeing Your Adult Children Grow Older?

By  •  Family

My daughter turned 50 this week. Yes, 50. How did that happen? I was 50 myself only a few months ago – or so it seems. Read More

The Hardships and Joys of Grandparents Raising Their Grandkids
3 weeks ago

The Hardships and Joys of Grandparents Raising Their Grandkids

By  •  Family

There are nearly three million grandparents raising eight million grandchildren in the U.S. That has a cost in terms of time, money, and health. Our Caregiver Summit covers this topic in three sessions…
Read More

Why Being a Grandmother Is Easier Than Being a Mother
3 weeks ago

Why Being a Grandmother Is Easier Than Being a Mother

By  •  Family

I heard a simple quote years ago, but back then didn’t understand the meaning. I had to look it up to check. Initially, I thought I remembered Groucho Marx, who said, “The best reason to have children is in order to have grandchildren…”
Read More

Wondering what to Give the Grandkids for Christmas? Here’s My Unique Gift Idea
2 months ago

Wondering what to Give the Grandkids for Christmas? Here’s My Unique Gift Idea

By  •  Family

If you’re like me, you are probably wondering what to get your grandkids for Christmas this year. In the past, I have usually sent money to their parents and asked them to put something under the tree from me…
Read More

8 Thoughtful Ideas to Help You Keep a Strong Relationship with Your Grandchildren
2 months ago

8 Thoughtful Ideas to Help You Keep a Strong Relationship with Your Grandchildren

But it’s not always easy to know how to ensure that your relationship with your grandchildren stays strong. That’s why I have put together this guide that will help you maintain a great relationship with the little ones in your family…
Read More

Are you Spoiling Your Grandchildren or Just Showing Them Extra Love?
3 months ago

Are you Spoiling Your Grandchildren or Just Showing Them Extra Love?

By  •  Family

Do you ‘spoil’ your grandchildren? Some people say that this is a common phenomenon. It could be argued that children all over the world are becoming increasingly unhealthy, overweight and demanding. Could this be due to the over-attentive care of grandparents? Read More

Fun Fall Activities to Do with Your Grandkids that Boost Healthy Aging
3 months ago

Fun Fall Activities to Do with Your Grandkids that Boost Healthy Aging

By  •  Family

With the arrival of November, it’s not hard to let the mind wander to visions of fires, pumpkin spice, the jittery excitement of the holidays right around the corner. Read More

3 Mistakes New Grandmothers Make When Looking After the Grandkids
3 months ago

3 Mistakes New Grandmothers Make When Looking After the Grandkids

By  •  Family

You are so excited… your first grandchild has arrived into the world! You want to jump in and take over, but then your children don’t want you interfering. Read More

5 Ways to Raise More Compassionate Grandchildren
3 months ago

5 Ways to Raise More Compassionate Grandchildren

By  •  Family

We all hope to see our grandchildren grow up to be happy, healthy, productive and compassionate adults. The part about compassion becomes a huge challenge in today’s world where media frequently spews out negativity and prods us to criticise others. Read More