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What you can Learn from your Grandparents

December 30, 2017

Some may view their Grandparents are doddery, old, softly spoken beings that sit in the corner eating corned beef accompanied by a bit of a funny smell.  In truth Grandparents have experienced most things that you have at least once in their lives, probably several times.  Listening to their advice and stories could lead you […]

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Grandparents Digital Age Grandparents Dealing with Technology

December 30, 2017

Once upon a time, grandparents were wise sources of much knowledge. With loving dedication they guided their grandchildren through new experiences such as baking an apple pie or building a kite to fly up in the sky. Today, though, it appears that kids are actually paving the path through the digital age for their grandparents. […]

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Grandparents how to help your Daughter in Law during Pregnancy

December 29, 2017

Having a daughter in law can be either easy or difficult, but it all depends on your behavior and how you want the relationship to be.  To help your daughter in law when she is pregnant is a wonderful thing.  There are ways that are more helpful than others and it is your job as […]

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Things you can Learn from your Grandparents

December 29, 2017

Today’s grandparents are a dynamic lot. They are younger and healthier; they have a vast reservoir of knowledge and are more active and most importantly, they share a unique bond with their grandchildren. They not only shower them with unconditional love, but are eager to impart knowledge gained from the vast repertoire of life’s experiences. In the […]

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What Grandparents really need for Christmas

December 29, 2017

As our family members begin to age, we start having a difficult time with gift buying. They usually have everything that they need. And there is the circumstance of being in a nursing home, where space and required needs are limited. I have found several avenues to consider when giving gifts to grandparents. At this […]

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How Grandparents are Utilizing Technology to Relate to their Grandchildren

December 29, 2017

Grandparents are often stereotyped as being technological dinosaurs – unable to turn on a computer, incapable of browsing websites, ignorant about downloading programs, resistant to obtaining cell phones, and powerless against the complex procedures required to run a DVD player. However, grandparents that raise children have a distinct learning advantage by being exposed to the […]

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December 28, 2017

Many grandparents are raising kids today; usually the kids are their own grandchildren. There are many adjustments a grandparent must undertake when caring for kids again. One major thing is adjusting to the fact kids in live in a very different world today. The life of the child today is very different than even ten […]

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What your Grandchildren should know about you

December 28, 2017

To answer the question of what your grandchildren should know about you, one need only look at what you knew about your own grandparents…and then what you wish you knew about them. There are the family facts – place of birth, occupation, perhaps some geneaology; names of other family members, etc. Your grandchildren may know […]

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Why Great Grandparents are Important to your Children

December 28, 2017

As we all know, grandparents are very special to us, especially when we are growing up. The love and support that they give can be an important factor in enabling us to grow into happy, contented and well grounded adults. It is only natural therefore that we will want to share the joys of our […]

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How to Deal with the Loss of Friends when Taking on the Responsibility of Raising your Grandchildren

December 27, 2017

Raising grandchildren can change your life in a lot of ways.  One of the more difficult ways is that you may lose friends who are not accustomed to dealing with children.  The following are some methods to deal with this loss. Enjoy what you do have with your grandchildren As sad as losing friends are, […]

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