Born in 1906, my grandad, Frank Trigg, was an enterprising young man who ran his own upholstery business from his early 20s until he retired in his 70s, surviving childhood illness and two world wars.
Because of the many accomplishments Queen Elizabeth has made and is still making, some people might not think of her as being the ultimate grandmother. In honor of Grandparents Day on September 9, here are some interesting things about Queen Elizabeth as a grandmother.
Having grandchildren has increased my JOY in life ten-fold!!! Loving them is easy and uncomplicated causing my heart to sing all the way to the moon and back.
My grandmother was so nurturing. Being rocked in her lap and told stories was the greatest comfort in my childhood.
What are 'the golden years?' Family life for the middle aged can be fulfilling and productive. Take advantage of your middle years and learn from those both younger and older than yourself .
Energy is neither created nor destroyed; only transformed
All I have left of my Grandmother, are the memories that we shared together throughout the years. The memories can be a blessing-and a curse.
Our son and daughter-in-law are expecting twins and we are so very excited. We now know that there will be one of each - a boy and a girl.
Grandma, granny, grammy, nana. It doesn't matter what you call her, a grandmother is a special kind of mother. She's a mother with the rough edges smoothed out. A Grandmother's temper is slow, her hugs are quick, and her rules are always flexible. ...
Grandmothers love gifts you make yourself and feel valued when you include her in family outings. For those special times, you can buy grandma something grand.