Holiday Gift Ideas
Life Lessons & How Tos

Holiday Gift Ideas for Grandkids

The holidays are a special time with family. If you are anything like my nana, you enjoy surprising your grandkids with gifts. It is her favorite part. As a kid, the act of opening presents was half the fun! If you’re looking for holiday gift ideas for your grandkids, consider what made gifts from my…

Grandkids: Long-Distance Grandparenting Tips
Life Lessons & How Tos

Grandkids: Long-Distance Grandparenting Tips

As a grandkid, I know that living away from my grandparents has always been hard. It wasn’t just tough on Grandparent’s Day (September 8) or holidays. It was also when they missed the little things like my school plays or when they couldn’t make it to my soccer games. The good news is, there are…

Grandpa and Granddaughter
Senior Stories

What I Wish I Could Ask My Grandpa

It was a rusty, sputtering green 1994 Ford Explorer that my grandpa Jim owned. No air freshener could cover up the permanent scent of wet dog and salty sea water that derived from countless trips to Coronado beach with two boxers and five grandkids in tow. We called it the Jolly Green Giant. 1939 Studebaker…

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