January 2009

Competing with the “Other” Grandmother

January 27, 2009
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Natural rivalry between grandmothers happens, but our grandchildren need all the love they can get.

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Children Need Rituals

January 22, 2009
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Rituals provide children with comfort and security. They help children deal with change. They give them a sense of identity and an understanding of what is valued in their family.

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President Barack Obama Immortalized in Chopped Liver

January 19, 2009
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Couple sculpts a chopped liver portrait of President Barack Obama

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Setting Goals Not Making Resolutions

January 13, 2009
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How are your resolutions going? We all make them—it’s part of the New Year’s tradition. We’re determined that this fresh New Year is the time to make resolutions.

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Uni-Tasking: A Path to Mindfulness

January 9, 2009
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Doing one task at a time helps you be in the moment

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Grandma’s Book of the Month Club

January 6, 2009

Long-distance grandmother sends monthly Amazon gift certificates to her grandchildren

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Celebrating New Year’s Eve in the Kitchen

January 1, 2009

Spending New Year’s Eve cooking a gourmet dinner and reviewing the year.

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