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.
Unbuckle Me® is the best invention. Invented by an occupational therapist, this wonderful device eliminates thumb pain and broken nails when pressing your grandchild’s car seat. Plus, it releases your grandchild quickly and safely in seconds.
Family vacations can supply lifelong memories, but to ensure that every member of the family is satisfied, it’s important to travel to the perfect locale. With the help of reader votes and expert opinion, we gathered a list of travel destinations that offer reasonable rates and activities the whole family can enjoy.
Fathers, husbands, partners, brothers, friends: a motley group with interests too varied to count. We know how Dads never want you to spend money on them… but this Fathers day gift them something that they will ACTUALLY use, and think of you while using it!
We’ve compiled a list of 7 unbeatable choices for your next family movie night. The selections span more than 50 years of filmmaking and include all the magic, the music, and the fun that you and the kids want from great family films. If your grandchildren haven’t seen these films, they are missing out! And so what if you’ve seen it 3 times?