I learned that it’s OK to not have my life revolve around my grandchildren.
"Hi, Aiden! Hi, Charlotte!" ... Can I call ― I’ll call you back, OK?" Clinton told her grandkids.
The parents of Peter Zhu, 21, said they wanted to preserve his legacy after he died in a skiing accident.
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No matter what our political views, we can all admire and celebrate the grandmother-in-chief, Marian Lois Robinson.
"I'm a Methodist minister," the Rev. Amos Sherald responded with a warm smile. By Jerry Zezima "If you come back with everything
4. "Let me do this for you." Grandmothers, make your grandchildren feel they can conquer the world. Teach them responsibility
Dear readers, I decided I was not going to let her off the hook. There was no excuse for being thoughtless and I was no longer
Dear family of mine: Let's not do holiday gifts. Let's not buy a tree or candles. Let's not buy a thing that can't be consumed
"I'll show you some links," Now Husband offerred. LBL countered with, "I keep telling you I can't concentrate on this." She
My mother loved to teach. She taught sixth grade reading for many years, but she was my teacher for as long as she lived. She taught me many things but her best lessons were the ones she lived every single day.
This weekend my older son and family came to visit for their son's first birthday celebration. Conversations covered many topics and reminiscing became part of the pattern of the days. As I thought about our moments I recalled a memory from long ago shared by my father and me.
The founding members were yours truly and two guys named Jeff and Steve. I was there with Chloe, who is 3; Jeff had Madison
Compassion naturally creates a positive atmosphere, and as a result you feel peaceful and content.
When the dirty dust settles after this ugly political season, the biggest losers are those who destroyed friendships and fractured family relations over which candidate was the least horrible.
I'm not suggesting grandparents are better parents. I'm postulating there are certain aspects of raising children that the grandparents side of the village handles in a superior way. Let's call it grandparenting.
So I suggest that, if it feels right to do, a widow or widower might write things, say things aloud, or say things in their mind to the spouse who has died. And making that part of the routine of going to be bed or first being in bed might be especially valuable.
After three days without reading or watching the news, I seemed more calm. I took the girls to a nearby farm that had converted a field into an autumn wonderland featuring hayrides, storytelling witches, pumpkin bowling, a straw maze, and animals.
Memories to last a lifetime.