I loved my grandfather. The bond between a child and a grandparent is a strong one and can do a great job of filling in for the parents.
When my children were small, we often visited their Grandpa in Arkansas. We took those fun times for granted, but looking back, they were some of our very best times. Arriving after a long drive to a fabulous dinner...
A look back at the 1930s at some of the experiences of my grandparents, Frank and Ivy Trigg, who were bringing up two young children (my mum Audrey and my uncle, Ken) in Hunslet, Leeds, UK.
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 .
Lots of grandparent sayings, quotations, and wording.
Energy is neither created nor destroyed; only transformed
Families can be "fractured" as a result of long distances between them.
Parents make mistakes...sometimes huge mistakes. And the results of those mistakes can guide our adult lives...if we let them