Tag Archives: Grandparenting

4 Quick, Simple Ways to Make Your Home Safer for Your Grandkids

This article 1st appeared in Sixty and Me By Dave Price — Featured Contibutor In retrospect, it was some of our scariest minutes as parents of a then three-year-old. The experience began innocently enough when my wife Judy, our son … Continue reading

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The Pope and Science Agree: Listen to Your Grandparents

When the Pope talks, you better listen. And when he gives you homework, you best do it. Earlier this month, Pope Francis told a group of Italian children they should frequently listen to their grandparents, ask them questions, and tell … Continue reading

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Sewing the Seeds from One Generation to Another

  This article 1st appeared in Medium As a writer on social media, you never really know what will impact your audience. For example, a recent post on my Facebook page set a personal page page record for likes in … Continue reading

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When It Comes to Grandkids, How to Turn Christmas Gifts from No-No-Nos to Ho-Ho-Hos

This article 1st appeared in Sixty and Me With less than a week left until Christmas, family members all over the world are making silent, solemn, last-minute promises to be nice and not naughty this season when they gather together … Continue reading

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Make Sure You READ with Your Grandkids

This article 1st appeared in Sixty and Me Almost all grandparents realize that their grandchildren benefit when they read to them. However, if you want to really maximize the educational benefit of such an activity, you should READ when you … Continue reading

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Helping Kids Deal with Natural and Unnatural Violence

This article 1st appeared in Sixty and Me Recently a violent summer storm swept through the Atlanta-area community where we live near our grandchildren. My seven-year-old grandson Owen, who only a few weeks before had finally become comfortable with July … Continue reading

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My Grandson Meets His New Uncle Gary

As clichéd as it may sound it’s still true – little things do mean a lot. For a Father’s Day long-weekend, my son Michael and I decided to take my 7-year-old grandson, Owen, on a 3-generation baseball game tour to … Continue reading

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