As a modern day grandma, I look for all the latest and greatest ways to keep me and my grandkids healthy. However, these good old fashioned solutions are still worth considering.
Grandmas always seem to know it all don’t they? Well, here are some unique and wonderful old-fashioned remedies you may not have heard before [...]
By Jack Levine,
The blooming of beautiful flora inspires us to energize and achieve new successes.
Tallahassee is where we’ve called home for the past 34 years. One of our local town slogans is “Where Spring Begins.” My wife, Charlotte, and I have established an organic raised-bed garden for vegetables and flowers which attract our [...]
Wasn’t it only yesterday that you were one of the new kids on the block? Back in the days of console TVs, 78 rpm records, 8 mm movie cameras and those great big rotary-dial telephones.
That’s when newborns rode home from the hospital cradled in Mommy’s arms, and Daddy captured those first [...]
When I visited Bubby and Baby Mac last month, one of the things Bubby wanted us to do together was make cookies. Because it was so darn hot in the desert-even in the house-I convinced Bubby that it would be so much more fun to make and eat…well…bacon and eggs…READ MORE.
By Lisa Carpenter
As some of you may know-because I’ve written about it here and here-I get a kick out of looking at the search terms that lead folks to Grandma’s Briefs. Nearly every time I check those queries, there’s one variation or another of the question, “What’s a grandma bag?” To answer that…
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Nearly 20 years ago, I tried to steal my sister’s son. Well, steal isn’t quite the word. More accurately, I tried to save my sister’s son, my nephew.
Nearly 20 years ago, my youngest sister was young, divorced, and had two sons – the youngest lived with her; the oldest, with his dad in the [...]
“What we call the secret of happiness is no more a secret than our willingness to choose life.” -Leo Buscaglia
I’m a morning person. I’m sharpest in the “wee small hours of the morning…” as the song goes. So aging agrees with me. While my friends complain that now that they’re older they’re waking up [...]