April 2009

4 Exercises to Do with Your Grandchildren

April 28, 2009

Exercises you can do with your grandchildren

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Eye of My Heart Sees All, Tells All About Grandmotherhood

April 25, 2009
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It’s all there—every thought, feeling, or reaction you’ve ever had about being a grandmother—packed into Eye of My Heart, a new compilation of stories by 27 grandmothers, and it will get you thinking about your role as a grandma.

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Grandma Amelia’s Charoset Recipe

April 19, 2009
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Cooking with your grandchildren is a great way to pass on your family heritage. I taught my granddaughter how to make my grandma’s charoset.

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Conversation with Adair Lara

April 17, 2009

On May 3, 2009 Adair Lara will speak to the GaGa Sisterhood in San Francisco and discuss her new book, The Granny Diaries.

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Sourpuss and Sweetie Pie

April 13, 2009
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My 6-year old granddaughter laughed out loud over the little girl who keeps changing back and forth from Sourpuss to Sweetie Pie.

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More on Phoning Your Mother

April 4, 2009

Judging from Dr. Laura’s comment on my original post, it sounds like she must get a lot of complaints from men who feel envious of the bond that women have with their mothers. I agree with Dr. Laura that it’s not a good idea for wives to share marital intimacies and problems with their mothers. […]

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