Can Being a Grandparent Help You Live Longer?

As if there aren’t enough great reasons for spending time with your grandchildren, multiple studies show that there are measurable health benefits for spending time with and helping care for grandchildren. It seems that being a grandparent can help you live longer too!

Can being a grandparent help you live longer? As if there aren’t enough great reasons for spending time with your grandchildren, multiple studies show that there are measurable health benefits for spending time with and helping care for grandchildren. It seems that being a grandparent can help you live longer too! Is it possible? Can…

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How to Stay Close to Teenage Grandchildren

It’s a myth that teenagers don’t want to ever hang out with their grandparents! Being their grandparent doesn’t stop when they become teens. Here’s how to stay close to teenage grandchildren.

It’s a myth that teenagers don’t want to ever hang out with their grandparents! Being their grandparent doesn’t stop when they become teens. Here’s how to stay close to teenage grandchildren. Even though you may mourn the loss of your adorable little grandchild, don’t give up. Even though you might feel confused, sad, or frustrated…

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How to Help Your Grandchildren Feel at Home When They Visit

Almost every time I see my grandchildren, they ask “When can we come to your house?” It doesn’t matter whether I’ve been in an apartment or an actual house; they love to come visit or spend the night with me. Here’s how to help your grandchildren feel at home when they visit.

Having your grandchildren over is an amazing experience for all of you. Here’s how to help your grandchildren feel at home when they visit. Almost every time I see my grandchildren, they ask “When can we come to your house?” It doesn’t matter whether I’ve been in an apartment or an actual house; they love…

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How Long-Distance Grandparents Can Stay Close

When your grandchildren live far away, it can feel challenging to build a close relationship with them. It is possible though and well worth the effort! Building a close long-distance relationship with grandchildren begins with believing it is doable and then consistently doing the things that will create an amazing bond. Here’s how long-distance grandparents can stay close.

When your grandchildren live far away, it can feel challenging to build a close relationship with them. It is possible though and well worth the effort! Building a close long-distance relationship with grandchildren begins with believing it is doable and then consistently doing the things that will create an amazing bond. Here’s how long-distance grandparents…

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How to Be a Hot Grandma

Becoming a grandma doesn’t mean the end of being hot. No matter what your age or grandma status is, you can still be a hot mama! Here’s how to be a hot grandma too.

Becoming a grandma doesn’t mean the end of being hot. No matter what your age or grandma status is, you can still be a hot mama! Here’s how to be a hot grandma too. Being a grandmother is definitely cool these days—as far as I can tell, many of my friends are super excited by…

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How to Be an Unforgettable Grandparent

The love between grandparents and grandchildren is built over time and through shared experiences. Creating memories for your grandchildren is good for you and your grandchildren. Here’s how to be an unforgettable grandparent.

Creating memories for your grandchildren is good for you and your grandchildren. Here’s how to be an unforgettable grandparent. The love between grandparents and grandchildren is built over time and through shared experiences. Building Bonds with Your Grandchildren One evening I was saying goodbye to my middle granddaughter, and as I was holding her close, she…

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How to Enrich a Child’s Life

Here’s the key to easily enrich a child’s life. Share your loves and passions with them. It's not only fun but you foster learning, curiosity, creativity, and social skills.

December 2020 Update: When I wrote this, I was active with one grandchild. Now I have three, ages 2 to 12. When we get together, they EXPECT an enriching activity. “What are we going to do Grammy?” How to enrich a child’s life is one of the best investments of time you can make. Enrichment…

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