There’s a key to opening that door, and it’s not hard to find. It’s your grandchildren!
That’s right, just spending time with your grandkids, if you know how to really BE with them, will make you feel younger and more alive. And for a while, your age will be their age, and their time will be your time.
Ok grandparents… this is it! You’ve been waiting for something that is so special for your grandchild just in time for the holidays, and we got it right here for you. Oh, and did we mention Club Eimmie is perfect for birthdays or just any special day?
Grandparentslink sat down with grandmas and their grandchildren, and here’s a few examples of what went on. Unedited and totally honest, these kids share their insight. This is such a kick! Hold on to your hats… we have lots more videos.
My daughter starts middle school tomorrow. We’ve decorated her locker, bought new uniforms, even surprised her with a new backpack. But tonight, just before bed, we did another pre-middle school task that is far more important than the others. I gave her a tube of toothpaste and asked her to squirt it out onto a plate. When she finished, I calmly asked her to put all the toothpaste back in the tube. She began exclaiming things like “But I can’t!” and “It won’t be like it was before!” I quietly waited for her to finish and then said the following:
Most parents and grandparents can agree that it’s a good idea to set aside technology-free family time. But, at the same time, it’s also helpful to remember all the ways technology can bring families closer. Young people, in particular, filter much of their experiences through their phones, so turning phones off for extended periods of time may actually cause them to feel less connected.
Here are a few ways technology can enhance family togetherness. Whenever possible, use the simplest apps, so as many people as possible can participate.
In honor of Grandparents Day, we are giving away this fabulous Olga Lorencin “Ageless Facial in a Box”… IT’S TIME TO TAKE CARE OF YOU! When you use this treatment, here is what you get: a smooth and bright complexion and a reduction in the appearance of wrinkles. This easy 2-step process helps increase the skin cell turnover, minimizes/refines the appearance of pores, and evens skin tone and rapidly hydrates. Non-irritating.
Gifting season is all year-round, right!? Right! Who doesn’t love ideas of what to give? Here at GPL we love checking out what new products are on the market or what trends are returning to fashion – so here we are sharing some of our top picks just for you!
Do your grandchildren know how to swim? Would you like to assist them in learning valuable swimming skills?
#1 Bestselling Author for how to Empower your Child in Water and in Life, Michelle Lang is partnering with us, and giving away an autographed copy of her book! A MERMAID’S GUIDE!
In A MERMAID’S GUIDE, Michelle debunks old swim myths, like why you should STOP teaching your child to blow bubbles and what you should tell them instead. The book also gives you simple but important skills to teach your child starting in the BATHTUB that could save your child’s life.
To enter to win, 1. Follow us on Instagram @grandparentslink 2. Follow Michelle’s Instagram (Relaxation Based Lifestyle) @Be_a_rbl 3. Write a comment below.(Or ask a question you’re curious about in relation to the water!) Contest ends on Monday, July 1st, at 11:30pm, Pacific time.
How many times have you arrived at the beach giddy and drunk on sunshine only to discover that you forgot about 6 essentials upon arrival? Nothing can ruin a beach day quite like being parched, sunburnt, and without some music to listen to. On second thought, there’s not very much that can really, truly ruin a day by the ocean, but we think you catch our drift. A beach day is much more enjoyable when you have all the basics to keep yourself comfortable and entertained.