Archive | Grandparenting

grandparent grandchildren

Protect your grandchild, remove hazards from your home

With an abundance of grandparents overseeing their grandchildren on an ongoing basis, it is particularly important they are aware of the dangers that lie within their household.

Read the full story

Posted in Grandparenting0 Comments

Josie and Grandpa

A grandmother’s perspective: Boys and girls and their toys

Psychologists and other child-rearing experts talk about the value of toys in preparing children for the future. They warn that choosing toys based on a child’s gender limits children.

Read the full story

Posted in Features, Grandparenting0 Comments

Miriam

Grand-parenting: What I learned about gift giving

I admit it. When I was a young mother of two small boys, I wasn’t always at my most gracious when it came to the gifts their overly generous grandparents bestowed upon them.

Read the full story

Posted in Features, Grandparenting0 Comments

Photo 1

The days are long, but the years fly by

Days — and nights! — seem to last forever when a baby doesn’t sleep, is teething or is sick. Endless feedings, endless diapers, endless rocking and walking, with constant thoughts of when will this be over.

Read the full story

Posted in Features, Grandparenting0 Comments

Prostate

Discover how grandkids keep you young and healthy

Little ones typically adore and look up to their grandparents, which is great for your sense of self-worth and self-esteem. By spending time with them, you know you’re helping them to become better people.

Read the full story

Posted in Grandparenting0 Comments

Free-spirit Miriam

Are school uniforms a good idea?

Miriam, our oldest granddaughter, has started kindergarten. With a little parental guidance, she always has dressed as she pleased.

Read the full story

Posted in Features, Grandparenting0 Comments