Grandparenting 101: The New Frontier BY RICHARD AND LINDA EYRE Today, Grandparenting is where Parenting was two generations ago.  Back then, “parenting” was hardly a word—and books or programs or ideas

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How grandparents can stay connected to their grandchildren who are away at college BY KAREN L. RANCOURT  When grandparents are asked about barriers to spending in-person time with their grandchildren,

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How Grandparents Make A Difference For Kids Who Suffer Trauma BY KATHY BRODSKY As children, we’re subjected to our families of origin. We’re born, grow up – that’s our job

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Grandparent Heroes BY JAIA PETERSON, GENERATIONS UNITED It takes a special kind of heroism and loving devotion to step up to the responsibility of raising children when their parents cannot. 

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The Perils and Joys of Pet Downsizing BY MARIE CAHALANE I was devastated when our seventeen-year-old poodle died a year ago, but my husband Tim and I decided Muffy would

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Wait, What? My Grandchild Is At Risk? What do you do when your grandchild needs your help? BY LISA HOLLIDAY You notice things, you are a parent too and you know something

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Who doesn’t love dinosaurs?  From Mom and Dad to the 3-year-old, there is something captivating about the historic big beasts.  And what better way to enjoy National Day of Unplugging than with

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Mediawise for seniors: Fact vs. Fake BY THE JOURNALISTS NETWORK ON GENERATIONS In the 2019 film, The Tomorrow Man, John Lithgow plays Ed, a widowed retiree preoccupied with online “prepper” conspiracy groups focused

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How Microentrepreneurs Will Save the World in 2022 By Deanna Shoss Are you a microentrepreneur? Thank you for helping to save the world! In the “olden days” a microentrepreneur was

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Do You Know What The Freedom To Vote Act Is? We are all so very busy especially as we struggle with the COVID pandemic on top of everything else, that

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MediaWise for seniors: Fact vs. Fake BY THE JOURNALISTS NETWORK ON GENERATIONS In the 2019 film, The Tomorrow Man, John Lithgow plays Ed, a widowed retiree preoccupied with online “prepper” conspiracy groups focused

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Blueberry Biscuit Bake from Leen Cuisine Servings: 6-8 Time: 25 mins Difficulty: Easy A quick and easy breakfast bake filled with cinnamon-crusted biscuits and blueberries. Ingredients 1 (12 oz.) can refrigerated buttermilk biscuits

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DR. KORNHABER: CONNECTING THE GENERATIONS PIONEER The following is from The Life Writer blog. Please click here for the original version: Dr. Kornhaber is our hero. … Seriously. He is

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Here a Gnome, There a Gnome…Everywhere a Gnome Gnome BY PAT BURNS It began last year when one of my best friends gave me a lovable, soft gnome as a

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BY JACK LEVINE I so deeply wish I did not have to write this message, but as an advocate, I feel impelled to do so. In less time than it

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Looking for a new pet? Bored with cats, dogs, goldfish, gerbils, and hamsters? How about a cheap rhinoceros? Shel Silverstein’s loving look at the joys of rhino ownership may convince

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– What Adults Can Learn from 75 Years of Letters and Conversations with Kids? Once I started reading, I could not put it down. The real letters from real children

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Top Five Reasons to Choose Hospital at Home BY MONICA STYNCHULA, MSW, MPH I see five compelling reasons to use this new care model if it is offered to you

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  Stop Building Spaceships To Mars And Just Plant Some Damn Trees! BY CHRISTINE CROSBY When my friend Valerie Wood-Gaiger founder of Learn With Grandma International turned 80 this past

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  Raising children or your grandchild (as over 2 million American grandparents are doing today) with confidence and respect isn’t something that parents have to do by themselves. We grandparents

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