April 2011

The Secret to Hard Boiling Eggs

April 25, 2011
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Today I put a pot of boiling eggs on the burner on high and left the kitchen, forgetting to set my timer. “Granny” had an expression for avoiding kitchen disasters.

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15 Minutes Outside Keeps Families Calm and Connected

April 20, 2011
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Rebecca Cohen made a New Year’s resolution to get out of the house every day with her two young sons. Daily time outside kept her family calmer and more connected.

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Four Grandmas Celebrate Sixty Years of Friendship

April 14, 2011
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Three of my oldest and dearest friends and I celebrated our birthdays together. Three of us met in elementary school. Two of us knew each other before we were born!

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Planting Beans and Growing Memories

April 8, 2011
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Gardening with your grandchildren can be a great way to bond with them. Here’s what you’ll need to build your bean teepee with your grandchild.

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Grandparents Need to Respect Parents Food Choices

April 5, 2011
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Many grandparents are in a quandary about their role in the lives of their grandchildren. The days are long gone when grandparents were the source of all knowledge.

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