BY: Margery Atkinson
An intruder was spoiling my weekly Wednesday visits with my grandson, Brenden. Here we were, the only time we had together, and he sat in the recliner, watching TV, uncommunicative and sullen. His pro-grams were mindless, a waste of time.
At last, I made a decision. One Wednesday, as we drove [...]
Joan Beren with grandson, Henry Platt
You can forget the Norman Rockwell image of grandma sitting in a rocking chair knitting sweaters forher grandchildren. Instead of homemade sweaters, Joan Beren gives each of her grandchildren the gift of a unique adventure that they get [...]
Fisher Price is voluntarily recalling the Little People® Builders Load ’n Go Wagon, in cooperation with the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission and HealthCanada. They are modifying the wagon’s handle because children may be injured if they fall on it.
The affected wagon has a yellow handle and a Little People Builders decal on [...]
By: Rallie McAllister, MD, MPH,
Of all of the transitions in life, one of the most exciting is becoming a grandparent. Because today’s grandparents are often more involved in their grandbabies’ lives, it can help to make some preparations. We asked two uniquely qualified grandparents—two doctors who are also grandmas—what they didto prepare [...]