November 2008

Our Nation’s “First Grandmother,” Marian Robinson

November 24, 2008

Michelle Obama’s mother will move into the White House to help care for her grandchildren. Will we see the “Grandmother Effect?”

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It’s Thanksgiving, Focus on the Good Stuff

November 16, 2008
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Mike Robbins’ Focus on the Good Stuff is a wonderful book, particularly for these challenging times. And with Thanksgiving coming, how do we keep from getting caught up in all the negative media and remember what we are thankful for?

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A New Thanksgiving Tradition for Your Grandchildren

November 11, 2008
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I’ve been hosting Thanksgiving for over three decades and I’m always looking for new traditions to share with my family. A few years ago I came up with one that’s fun for all generations.

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Take Your Grandchildren to the New California Academy of Sciences

November 6, 2008
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Visiting the new California Academy of Sciences with your grandchildren

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Grandparents Volunteering in the Classroom

November 5, 2008

Many grandparents find fulfillment volunteering in the classroom

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