Our Readers Choice… The Best of Grandparentslink!
Our readers have spoken and told us some of their most coveted features to date. Don’t fret if you missed some of them: we gotcha covered right here!
For some Funtime….
Family Friendly Top 5 DIY Projects
Looking for a little special one-on-one time with your grandchild? Put down the electronic devices and check out these 5 Do It Yourself projects that will be fun for all of you!*
Create Your Own Book Featuring Family Favorites
We have one great idea here, so pay attention grandparents! No doubt you have some of those favorite family recipes that everyone asks you to create, right? Oh come on.. we know you are holding out on sharing all the ingredients, yes?
In Honor of Earth Day Build a Terrarium with Kids
A terrarium is such a fun and easy way to do something together with a child no matter what age. When creating a miniature garden grown inside a covered glass or plastic container, remember, this is a low maintenance project and an easy way to incorporate plants into your home.
Go on a Grandparent-Grandchild Excursion!
Since school is out, and we are well into the summer, you may just find the time to fit in something that makes you the grandparent even more GRAND! – a wonderful excursion or trip together. And, best of all, we aren’t suggesting long traveling, just some genuine time together and a couple of tips to consider.
For your Health & Well Being ….
How to Fight Off Those Winter Blues!
We all know the long, dark winter days can weigh on you physically and mentally. Grandparents, grand friends, and even parents, listen up… your health and well-being is ever so important and we want you to take care of yourself. Here are some tips for staying on top of your health this winter!
5 Issues on Women’s Health
While we all know that women’s bodies are different from men: to what extent do we truly understand how women can take unique preventive measures to live and strong and healthy life?
MAKE FOOD YOUR FRIEND!
Follow these guidelines and food will be your friend and you’ll never have an issue with food again! Really. It’s pretty simple. People make it waaaaay harder than it has to be. You don’t need to be extreme in your eating. You simply need to learn to BE CONSCIOUS.
Why Fitness Over 50 is So Important
You don’t need to balance on a ball, but consider this: did you know that strength training is an extremely important and effective form of exercise – especially for those over 50? While many people only do a cardio workout, it’s important to mix up your type of exercising so that your body can benefit from a variation, just as you do with your diet (hopefully)!
For some of the Latest & Greatest…
The Really Useful Grandparents’ Book
Are you eager to spend time with your grandchildren, but maybe anxious about what to do with them? No worries. Sit back, relax, and enjoy this excellent read.
Everything you want to know about CBD
By now, you’ve most likely heard some talk about CBD. As one of the hottest products in the market, the terminology associated with CBD can be quite confusing. So, the question remains: what exactly is CBD?
A Great Book for Kids!
At Grandparentslink we are always looking for new storybooks to read and share with our viewers, because who doesn’t love cozying up with your grandchild and reading a story together?! (And, it’s a plus when we get to steal them away from their tablets and TV’s) …wouldn’t you agree?
The Ultimate Gift Guide for That Rock Star Mom
Moms are some of the most hardworking, caring, and loving people on earth! This Mother’s Day (Sunday, May 12th), take a look at some of our top gift picks for that amazing Mother, Grandmother, Grandfriend, Aunt, or even Mentor that deserves a little extra praise!
For some new Recipes…
3 Dishes to Cozy Up with This Winter
Instead of curling up on the couch and resorting to delivery, whip up one of these fast and easy winter recipes you’re guaranteed to love. From hearty soups to carb-filled comfort foods and seasonal side dishes, these doable recipes won’t take you long to make, but taste like they did.
Comfort Food from Our Grandmas’ Kitchen to Yours
These dishes are like the comfort food that our grandmas used to make for us, and we’re delighted to share them with you. Everyone in your family will surely love these homemade dishes, no matter what age. These recipes are so easy and simple, and of course don’t forget the most important ingredient: make them with a whole lotta love!
The Perfect July 4th Watermelon Cake
Yes, you heard us right – a watermelon cake! We found this great recipe that is both festive and fun for your 4th of July party! Your guests will love this non-traditional red, white & blue cake!
Sweet Summer Desserts
Summertime is the best time for fresh fruits, veggies, homemade pies and just delicious desserts – right?! Well, we think so.
Our test kitchens whipped up some recipes we have to share with you- totally easy and a perfect ending to those wonderful summer dinners and bbq’s.
For some advice from our Experts Corner…
Our #1 Tip for: When Your Children Become Parents
One of grandparenthood’s sweetest perks is the chance to see your babies become parents. Sit back and enjoy it!
6 Tips to Help You Be a Most Awesome Mother-in Law!
Family dynamics are a funny thing; often times you are better to sit back and take a moment to reflect upon your own experiences so that it is possible to grow and learn from all those experiences in life. Being an awesome mother-in-law is just that!
We’ve Got Some Grandparenting Advice for You!
It’s our belief that sharing is caring; and therefore, we are all about just that! Together we bring you a combination and blend of our grandparenting tips. We hope every moment you’re together with your grandkids, you’re mindful of how truly special this journey is.
5 Ideas for the Big ‘G’ (Grandparenting that is!)
Got your attention huh? You see the legs, a pick-up truck, some jeweled stilettos (with some tell-tale dirt on the heels) and what do you think? What races through your mind? Ah, come-on, grab a smile, chuckle for a second, and join us. We want you to enjoy every moment of this grandparent journey, this part of your life that is richer, fuller, and more exhausting than ever.