Monthly Archives: May 2009

My Cancer Mommy, by Taylor Rice

When I was 8 yrs old, my mother was diagnosed with a brain tumor. She lived until I was 18, she was just 50. At that time, there was very little help for either of us. In fact, my mother suffered with headaches for at least 5 years before her [...]

Keep Children Safe: Spring Summer Safety Tips

Memorial Day marks the opening of the Jersey Shore summer season for many who enjoy visiting our beaches and attractions. Whether you travel or stay at home...no matter where you enjoy your summer...it is always a good thing to be aware of ways to ensure safety for our grandchildren, children, [...]

Nana’s Corner Store: Grandparent Gifts

Personalized grandparent gift suggestions for today's first-time Grandma, Grandpa, Nana, Poppy...or long-time grandparents! Free personalization - customize your gifts to the Grandparents in your life with their special name for Father's or Grandfather's day, Mother's or Grandmother's Day, and Grandparents Day, too! Don't forget Grandma's or Grandpa's birthday or anniversay! [...]

Father’s Day Poem Favorite | What Makes a GrandDad?

Use this Father's Day poem favorite to make this Father's Day a very special one for both Fathers and GrandDads alike. If you don't have a Father or GrandDad to honor, honor a gentleman that is a "father" figure in your or your child's life...an uncle, a family friend...or visit a nursing [...]

LPN – Fastest Growing Career

With the life expectancy of the elderly increasing, the number of senior citizens unable to care for themselves, or families not being able to provide the essential care at home, nursing homes and assisted living facilities are rapidly popping up all over. Hospitals and doctors offices are seeing an increase [...]

Customized Gifts: Poker Chips

Groomsmen's Gifts: Customized Poker Chips Our son's wedding is fast approaching...where has the past year and a half gone? It seems like just yesterday he proposed at Disney World in front of the castle and the fireworks display. In a previous post, I wrote about his trying to decide on [...]

Handprint Poem and Craft for Mother’s Day

This handprint poem is new to Nana's Corner for this year's Mother's Day. The following handprint poem and craft from grandchildren will be a treasured gift for many years to come. Any child create this Mother's Day gift with little help and can choose bright, bold colors or soft, pastel [...]