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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.

5 Ways to Reinvent Yourself as a Long-distance Grandma, While Getting to Know Your Grandkids Better
6 days ago

5 Ways to Reinvent Yourself as a Long-distance Grandma, While Getting to Know Your Grandkids Better

Sometimes I worry about what my grandchildren will remember about me. I don’t live near them, and now with Covid, I don’t get to see them often. Does this worry you, too? In today’s world – with grandparents living far away…
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How to Give Your Grandchild the Gift of Confidence
1 month ago

How to Give Your Grandchild the Gift of Confidence

By  •  Family

Of all the traits that contribute to success in life, confidence rates at the top of the list. Unfortunately, children who have been born with physical or neurodevelopmental disabilities often receive messages from the world that chip…
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An Open Letter to My Grandchildren: 10 Things I Want Them to Know
1 month ago

An Open Letter to My Grandchildren: 10 Things I Want Them to Know

By  •  Family

Our five-year-old grandson recently asked my husband and me “Will we always be together?” I was stunned that such a small child would ask such a profound question. I’m not sure that he understood the depth of the question…
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Is a College Savings Plan the Perfect Gift for Grandkids?
1 month ago

Is a College Savings Plan the Perfect Gift for Grandkids?

By  •  Family

As we enter the holiday season, we grandparents find ourselves wondering what to get the grandkids. This year, here is a suggestion that will have a lasting impact! Is leaving a legacy important to you? While we are…
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The Art of Taking and Sharing Photos as a New Grandma
2 months ago

The Art of Taking and Sharing Photos as a New Grandma

By  •  Family

So, you have become a grandmother! It is a time of excitement, love and warmth – and you are eager to share this with your friends. What better way than via pictures of the new baby? It is so easy these days…
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What Are the Best New Grandma Gifts? You May Be Surprised!
2 months ago

What Are the Best New Grandma Gifts? You May Be Surprised!

By  •  Lifestyle

As a new grandmother (for the second time), I have had the opportunity to think about some of the things that were missing in my “Baba Bag” or “Grandmother Survival Kit!” Of course, I was happy to receive helpful books…
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How to Connect with Young Grandchildren During the Covid Winter
2 months ago

How to Connect with Young Grandchildren During the Covid Winter

By  •  Family

As winter looms, many of us who’ve been able to socially distance with grandchildren outside are now grieving for the near future when the weather will prevent even that abbreviated interaction with our beloved progeny…
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Becoming a Grandmother: 6 Things New Grannies Are Concerned About
3 months ago

Becoming a Grandmother: 6 Things New Grannies Are Concerned About

By  •  Family

So, you have become a grandmother! Congratulations! And let’s be honest, the coronavirus can’t really dull the event. Well, then, how are you feeling about it? Excited? Apprehensive? Not ready to see yourself as a grandma?
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Parenting Adult Children with Mental Health Issues
3 months ago

Parenting Adult Children with Mental Health Issues

By  •  Family

Mental illness. The term itself is intimidating. For me, it brought back shrouded stories from my youth of friends and relatives who suffered the colloquial ‘nervous breakdown.’ Back then I didn’t know what that meant…
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Virtual Activity Ideas to Do with Grandchildren
3 months ago

Virtual Activity Ideas to Do with Grandchildren

By  •  Family

When the pandemic quarantine began in March, I figured I could do anything for two weeks. Then two weeks turned into four and four into eight, and here we are in October looking at a possible resurgence in numbers…
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