By: Karla Sullivan
“To my sweet Nathan: at the age of 8 months, you have touched so many hearts already. We pray each night for you in hopes of a donor. After everything you have gone through, you deserve the best chance at life. Your grandparents love you along with your Mom and your Dad. [...]
From: Charlie Palmer, aka- Paw Paw
A woman came home from work late, tired and irritated, to find her 5-year old son waiting for her at the door.
SON: ‘Mummy, may I ask you a question?’ MUM: ‘Yeah sure, what it is?’ replied the woman. SON: ‘Mummy, how much do you make an hour?’ MUM: [...]
By: Diane Lang
Lets face it, its much easier to pick up our remotes for TV, google to search for whatever we need or text a friend but what price are we paying for this as grandparents? We have become an ‘Instant Gratification” society. Everything is at our fingertips. In some ways all this technology [...]
By: Christine Crosby, Editorial Director, GRAND – The Digital Magazine for GRANDparents and Families
When I had to put down my 14 year-old Doberman a few years ago, I felt as though I had lost a child. I still get choked up when I think of him. We used to refer to him as my [...]
By: Christine Crosby, Editorial Director, GRAND – The Digital Magazine for Grandparents and Families
What is a family? Some believe in the strict definition and some embrace a more open definition. To get this conversation started, here are a few of the more formal definitions of family.
Family is a group of people or animals [...]
By: Christine Crosby, Editorial Director, GRAND Magazine
I recently met an amazing woman who has suffered great hardship in her young life. Her name is Catherine Weaver and despite her life challenges she has her priorities straight and knows what is really important. At the top of her list is family. She shared her original [...]
Have you ever stopped and looked at your life, wondering how you got to where you are today? Do you think of your grandparents having a role in your development and your success as a parent, as a boss, as a worker or as a spouse? If so, you’re not alone. A study released [...]