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Keeping up with your Grandchildren

December 31, 2017

Tips for grandparents who want to stay in touch with their grandchildren Children need grandparents and grandparents need to be involved in their grandchildren’s lives. It’s both of their rights. This is recognized by authorities on child rearing and they believe so firmly in this connection they have laws in most countries protecting this right. […]

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The History of National Grandparents Day

December 31, 2017

National Grandparent’s Day is a comparatively new holiday in the history of our country. Inspired by the efforts of Marion McQuade, a West Virginia housewife, who dedicated most of her life to advocating for senior citizens, in particular the most elderly members of the population, the first Grandparent‘s Day was officially celebrated in the state […]

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Should Parents allow Grand Children Visit a Grandparent with Alzheimers Disease – Yes

December 31, 2017

My Dad died with Alzheimer’s Disease and I must say, “It’s terrible to see them suffer in the end.” My heart would break each time I saw him and I was in my forties. I’ll never forget those piercing blue eyes staring blankly at me. I felt in my heart he knew I was there […]

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The Importance of having a Relationship with Grandparents

December 31, 2017

Grandparents are blessed with the time they can spend with their grandchildren. The time grandparents and grandchildren spend together can develop into an important relationship. They can learn from each other and have memories that will last them for the rest of their lives. Patience With them usually being retired, grandparents have all the time […]

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What is the Role of Grandma in Todays Society

December 31, 2017

In the United States today the role of “Grandma” is changing. When you hear the word Grandma you think of someone who spoils the grandkids, someone who has lived a fulfilling life and is now enjoying the older years without all the hassle of raising a family and working a 9-5 job.  Today, that is […]

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Long Distance Grandparenting

December 31, 2017

Perhaps some of the dearest memories of my childhood center around the precious time spent with my own grandmother, the woman with whom I spent countless hours talking and visiting over the years. Living less than an hour away, it was never difficult to find the time to spend together. Even into my teen years, […]

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Grandparents Rights when Living with Grandchildren

December 31, 2017

A prerogative is a distinctively superior advantage or a privilege given to a person because of rank, class or, in the case of grandparents, family ties. It’s wonderful to have close access to a grandchild and to be able to dote on them in the special way only grandparents can, which I have been able […]

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The Undesignated Role of Grandparents

December 30, 2017

Grand parents are indeed a heroic breed. They have stepped up to the plate in many cases and have taken on the responsibility of raising their own grandchildren. These heroic grandparents would never consider forfeiting their grandchildren for traveling extensively in their golden years free from busy school schedules and monetary responsibility to their children’s […]

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Grandparents how to help your Daughter during Pregnancy

December 30, 2017

Finding out that your daughter is pregnant can be one of the great joys in your life. You are so filled with love and excitement for your new grandchild you just want to explode. Before you go out and pick out birth announcements there are a few things to take into consideration. First please remember […]

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The Pillars on which we Stand

December 30, 2017

Grandparents are the anchors of domestic life in every society across the globe. They are the foundations on which our values stand. They provide decades of wisdom in unforgettable experiences and memories that they-as well as the listeners-will recall for the rest of their lives. If not for them, where would the current generation be […]

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