June 2011

Who Stays at Bed and Breakfasts

June 29, 2011
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At B&Bs, we’ve met couples of all ages, mostly friendly and outgoing. If you like hearing stories, you’ll love the camaraderie that develops around the breakfast table.

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Ohanarama Connects Families Online

June 23, 2011
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I’m always searching for creative ways to stay connected to my granddaughters. I found Ohanarama, a safe place for grandparents and family members to play games online.

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Don’t Call Me Grandma

June 21, 2011
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Grandmas don’t want to be called a name that makes them sound old because age is not something our contemporary culture celebrates.

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Our First Mother-Daughter Retreat

June 16, 2011
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The mother-daughter relationship can be fraught with tension, hurt feelings, and unresolved issues. Left unattended, they can grow and prevent the relationship from flourishing.

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This Love I Know By Name

June 13, 2011
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Today’s guest author, Tess Hardwick, is a novelist and playwright who writes about how her relationship with her mother changed after she became a mother.

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My Personal Retreat at Stillheart Institute

June 9, 2011
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It’s amazing what a one-day retreat can do for the soul. For my birthday, I booked a personal retreat at Stillheart Institute in Woodside, CA, near San Francisco.

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Are Grandparents Sacrificing Their Savings for Their Grandchildren?

June 6, 2011
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If you’ve given your children and grandchildren financial support over the years, have you ever calculated exactly how much?

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