Today, lets embrace the ideology that as grandparents, we are the essential generation that ties and bonds all future generations as they grow and evolve. With over 1 billion grandparents accounted for in the world today (yes, that’s right, one billion), the role of grandparents and their impact will continue to shape tradition, heritage, social values, and the history of human beings as members of a most important concept: family.
So, it’s one of those days… maybe rainy, maybe dreary, or a chill is in the summer air; there’s nothing better than curling up with a book on the couch and relaxing. That is, unless you have a few rambunctious kids who feel cooped up indoors. Standard indoor activities like coloring and playing board games can only be fun for so long.
This Father’s Day let’s show our love and appreciation for the Grandfathers and all those special men that help mold our families in more ways than they know! Here’s a great poem that perfectly describes how we feel:
It’s that time of year again when the first warm day comes, and you throw your flip-flops on ready for the beach! We love sharing some of our beach bag essentials for you all because let’s be honest, who doesn’t love a well-prepared beach day?!
Well, artist Ben Denzer has! And you can too, with your grandchild…well, maybe not cheese or ham!
The Week Junior (the best magazine for kids that has ever been published) in their December, 2020 issue had an article about Ben Denzer, an artist and designer who makes books: tiny books, big books, thin books and books with pages made out of cheese, meat, dollar bills, ketchup packets, toilet paper and even ice cream. My students and grandkids were fascinated. And so was I!
Earth Day turns 46 this year; it’s the perfect opportunity to celebrate and educate at home. As grandparents and parents, one of our most important jobs is to teach our children to respect and appreciate our environment. Here are fifteen fun ideas for teaching kids the importance of taking care of mother nature…because we LOVE her!
It’s that time of year when our team at grandparentslink.com comes together to share the most memorable, fun and exciting holiday dates you can’t (or shouldn’t) miss celebrating! Here we have compiled a wonderful list for you to consider…