Grandparenting

Grandparenting can be such a joy as you share your love and wisdom with your grandbabies! But sometimes there are unexpected challenges. What are healthy boundaries between grandparents and adult children when it comes to their children, your grandchildren? Establishing clear and healthy boundaries will ensure good relationships all around.


Boomer’s guide to grandparenting

Brace yourself for a new era of grandparenting! Just as our parents didn’t know what to think of us baby...

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Pardon me while I brag a bit about my grandchildren. Why, they’re the cutest, smartest, most adorable kids! Did I mention they’re especially talented...
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During the months leading up to the birth of our first grandchild, my wife, Teri, and I received a lot of knowing winks and smiles from friends who...
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My mother-in-law used to say that the thing she loved best of all was when she had her two children, their spouses and all her grandchildren under...
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A grandchild is one of God’s most wonderful gifts. But what if that gift isn’t the “perfect” bundle of joy you expected? A child born with physical...
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Often, I relive the adventure of whacking through brush “on safari” in the woods with my step-grandsons, Andrew and Aaron. Investing time in our...
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Many grandparents feel that the younger folks on their family tree have life too easy. Granted, few of them have had to rise before dawn to milk cows...
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Silver face paint will have to wait. I won’t be sitting between two grandsons this year, sharing popcorn and wearing Air Force blue. I’ll pass on the...