Being a secret-sharing grandparent (one who finds an engaging way to teach the principles that really matter) BY LINDA AND RICHARD EYRE All of us grandparents are teachers in our

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Distance Grandparenting with Young Grandchildren By Dr. Judith Van Hoorn Grandparents are trying to figure out “pandemic grandparenting.” We’re missing all the loving, physical connections with our young grandchildren. Young

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An exclusive feature from Bonnie Compton * 5 Tips For Nurturing Your Relationship With Grandkids As They Grow  Your grandkids getting older (yeah, they seem to do that!)? Well, no

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How to connect your family  BY RICHARD AND LINDA EYRE Years ago, we did an oil painting of a large tree with lots of branches and lots of roots. We

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Be Your Grandkid’s Champion BY LINDA AND RICHARD EYRE One of the most fun and most natural parts of being a Proactive Grandparent is becoming a champion for your grandkids.

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Windows to the world of grandkids, grandparenting and much more Nanaville – Adventures in grandparenting by Anna Quindlen If you’ve never read anything by Anna Quindlen, you are in for

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About Giving Advice and the Use of Duct Tape BY RICHARD AND LINDA EYRE One of the hardest things about watching our children as they create their own culture with

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Grandparenting one-on-one BY RICHARD AND LINDA EYRE We find it a little surprising how many grandparents have spent virtually no time with their grandchildren one-on-one or in situations where the

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Tuesdays With Jack Author: Pauline Daniel Reviewer: Jeanette Perkins aka Beeba Tuesdays With Jack is a love story between a Buba and her grandson. What started as a weekly Facebook

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The joy of leaving a legacy BY LINDA AND RICHARD EYRE No one can fully describe the exhilaration of holding that first grandbaby in your arms! The baby of your

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Grandparents, do you wish your adult kids would… Hear your advice without becoming defensive? Value your experience and wisdom? Include you more in your grandkids’ lives? And because we don’t want

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6 grandparenting books not to miss! At last, grandparenting has come into the limelight and with it has come many wonderful books to help us navigate the exciting grandparent journey.

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Should children attend a grandparent’s funeral? BY KAREN L. RANCOURT  A young dad recently wanted my advice whether his six-year-old daughter should attend his mother’s funeral. I offered him four

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Deciding what kind of grandparent you will be BY LINDA AND RICHARD EYRE We have a blessing or a gift that no generation of grandparents before us has had.  It

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10 Ways Being a Grandparent Will Change YOU BY CHERYL HARBOUR Some of these changes will happen instantly. For example, the first time you see your new grandbaby, your heart

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BY WILLIAM LEVINE One of my least favorite bumper stickers is ASK ME ABOUT MY GRANDKIDS for a couple of reasons:  First, it is a presumptuous request. OK, I suppose if

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The Third Act: Grandparenting in a Digital Age BY KAREN L. RANCOURT, Ph.D. Interview with Laura Tropp, Ph.D. of Marymount Manhattan College, New York and author The Third Act: Grandparenting

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Grandparenting – 21st Century Style BY CHERYL HARBOUR  Are you ready for this GRAND new role? Maybe the news that you’re about to become a grandparent for the first time

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25 Things to Say To Your Grandchildren 1. I love you! There is nothing that will make me stop loving you. Nothing you could do or say or think will

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A Shoutout to Grandparents By Diana Y. Paul There are now 70 million grandparents in the US. So let’s celebrate Grandparents Month in September and Grandparents Day on September 11,

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