Your own child tells you that they are going to become parents. You celebrate the joy of the moment. Then you realize you're going to become a grandparent: how exciting! This life-changing event will start a new generation. As you think back to your own grandparents it's now going to be your turn. These digital titles can help you to create special memories between you and your grandchild.
Dozens of Activities for Grandparents and Grandchildren, Including: Scavenger Hunts, Fruit Cobblers, Bath-Time Fun, Indoor Camping, Backyard Olympics, Yard Sales, Books, and Creating a Family Newspaper.
Honoring the unique role that grandparents play, this delightfully heartwarming and down-to-earth book offers more than sixty inspiring suggestions for how you can actively participate in your grandchildren's lives, whether they live down the block or across the country. Parenting expert, Judy Ford, gives practical tips for developing your identity as a grandparent and for ways to complement and not conflict with parents. A must have for all grandparents and an important follow-up to Judy Ford's Wonderful Ways To Love A Child!
After four decades as a reporter, Lesley Stahl says the most vivid and transforming experience of her life was not covering the White House, interviewing heads of state, or any other of her stories at 60 Minutes. It was becoming a grandmother. She was hit with a jolt of joy so intense and unexpected, she wanted to "investigate" it—as though it was a news flash! And so, using her 60 Minutes skills, she explores how grandmothering changes a woman's life, interviewing her friends like Whoopi Goldberg, her colleagues like Diane Sawyer, and the proverbial woman next door.
Inspired by a true story, Rocky Holeczek is a uniquely vibrant man, who at the age of 107, is the oldest employed baker in Pittsburgh. His roommate is his grandson Michael, a 35-year-old surgeon whom he has raised since childhood -- and continues to guide into manhood. Their saga spans over 30 years, beginning when Rocky is 75 years old. During the course of their life together, Michael's world expands to include a wife, children, an overly attentive mother-in-law and a busy career in medicine. Through all the changes, one thing between them remains constant: Rocky's determination to stick around for as long as it takes to teach Michael what he needs to know about living.