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Gift Ideas for Grandparents Gambling Chips for a Nearby Casino

December 24, 2017

My brother’s family recently celebrated his 75th birthday by gathering at the Taj Mahal Resort in Atlantic City, New Jersey. He’s a comfortably retired executive, and has about everything he needs in his life. I gave him $75 in Taj gambling chips, one for each year of his life so far. As his fellow-retiree brother, […]

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Teaching Children to use Manners and say thank around Parents Grandparents and other Adults

December 23, 2017

The manners a child learns, beginning at an early age, are the manners that they will carry with them into adulthood. Most young children model the manners and etiquette of the adults closest to them including parents, grandparents, and siblings. By setting the expectation that my grandchildren tell me “please and thank you, excuse me, […]

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Gift Ideas for Grandparents Bath Oils and Body Lotions

December 23, 2017

Whether you are shopping for grandparents or other seniors, there are important things to remember if bath oils or body lotions have been especially requested. About dry skin:Dry skin is not something that comes and goes – it is usually a long-term problem. However, dry heat in the winter months can make dry skin much […]

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Gift Ideas for Grandparents how to just Maximize the Time Spend Aging Loved

December 23, 2017

Loved ones, family, friends, those dearest to our hearts have so much time on their hands. Time to think about the past of what they used to do, the present of what they can, and the future of what is to come. This can be very hard to deal with and even rougher when no […]

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Why Grandparents should not Interfere with Parenting their Grandchildren

December 20, 2017

If you have reached the happy position in life of being a doting grandparent, then you most definitely will have had the experience of parenthood. Bear with me on this – because you most probably will have had parents, YOUR children’s’ grandparents – and all I ask is that you cast your mind back in […]

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What should a Parent do when a Grandparent Plays Favorites

December 17, 2017

Just as parents, regardless of what they say, tend to play favorites with their own children, grandparents often play favorites with their grandchildren. This situation creates problems with the relationship between grandchildren and grandparents, parents and children, or cousins and before long family ties are broken and resentment sits in. There are numerous reasons while […]

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What Questions Kids can ask their Grandparents

December 17, 2017

Grandparents hold an enormous wealth of wisdom. That’s why every Grandchild should take advantage of the situation and talk to their grandparents. Many grandparents love their grandchildren so dearly that they would do anything for them. Grandchildren should talk to their grandparents at least once a week and really, truly have a deep down respect […]

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When do Grandparents need a Power of Attorney for a Grandchild

December 17, 2017

Summer is here and you are expecting your grandchild to visit. The parents are putting him on a plane to fly from the west coast to Florida. You might even plan to take him on a day trip to the Bahamas. Do you have a power of attorney for your grandchild? Do you know when you need a power of […]

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The Importance of Grandparents in your Childrens Lives

December 7, 2017

The potential impact of grandparents’ influence on the life of a child cannot be underestimated. The presence of grandparents can be a pillar of strength and love to children in a world where so much is uncertain. Though there are far too many positive and diverse aspects of the bond that can develop between a […]

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The Importance of Grandparents in your Childrens Lives

December 7, 2017

In this day and age, grandparents don’t always live near their grandchildren; in some cases, because of the distance apart, family reunions only occur a couple of times a year. Then there are dysfunctional families in which grandparents don’t even get to see their grandchildren, at least not on a regular basis. Nevertheless, there are […]

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