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Kids Cooking | How to Make Easter Bunny Cakes

Easter Bunny Cakes Getting ready for Easter? Looking for fun Easter desserts for your grandchildren to prepare for your family's Easter dinner? How about making Bunny Cakes? Here's a way you can join with your grandkids (whether in the same kitchen or separate kitchens using Skype) to learn how to [...]

Grandparents Day Poem Activity | Write a Sense of Wonder Poem

Great Grandparents and Grandchildren Together Activity September celebrates Grandparents Day on the 11th this year. The following Grandparents Day poem activity contest is one of the many aging initiative projects encouraging older and younger generations to come together to share interests and experiences. If a child is to keep alive his [...]

Grandparents Day: Grandchildren’s Essay Contest

National Grandparents Day National Grandparents Day is Sunday, September 11. To help bring the generations closer, the Legacy Project  is launching its 12th national Listen to a Life Essay Contest. Grandchildren interview grandparents about life experiences and advice to win a Grand Prize of a Lenovo ThinkCentre computer and $25,000 [...]

World Cup Soccer Family Fun

Fun World Cup Activities for the Kids Summer is here and that means more time for fun with the grandkids. One of the best things about summer is that it allows time for grandparents and grandkids to come together for creative, fun  learning opportunities. With millions of people around the [...]

15 Teddy Bear Nursery Rhymes and Poems |Teddy Bear Day

Teddy Bear nursery rhymes and poems are an important part of the celebrating Teddy Bear Day. September 9th is the day both young and older children along with parents, grandparents, teachers, and friends celebrate beloved Teddy Bears. So many of us have had a Teddy Bear as a close childhood [...]

Staying in Touch with Grandchildren

Grandchildren are so wonderful to be with. They bring back happy memories from our parenting days and bring smiles to our grandparenting days. They are what keep us young at heart. Grandchildren give us a chance to be kids again...we get to watch cartoons, play with toys, make sandcastles, visit playgrounds, [...]

Grandparents Day: Photo Memory Book Keepsake Gift

National Grandparents Day is celebrated every year on the Sunday following Labor Day. Grandparents Day is meant to be a family day bringing the generations together enabling the younger ones to appreciate their grandparents and their accomplishments. Some families enjoy small, private gatherings while others hold family reunions and celebrate [...]

Nana, I’ll Miss You: a grandchild’s poem to her grandmother

Last week I received a request to write a poem from a grandchild to her grandmother (Nana). The grandchild and her family must move away because her Daddy is in the Navy. Her Nana will miss her terribly, as we can all relate to her despair. Being a distant grandparent [...]

New Fun, Interactive Website for Grandparents and Grandchildren Together

Grandparents and Grandchildren Together: Here is a new fun, safe website for both grandparents and grandchildren to enjoy together no matter how far apart you are...whether in the next room or in another state or country. Read this article about how grandparents and grandchildren can interact together with the new website, Grandparent Games...

Apple iPhone 3G for Grandparents' Holiday Gift

Do you know what an iPhone 3G is? This grandmother is confessing...I don't know what an iPhone 3G is.  Am I the only grandparent that doesn't know what an iPhone 3G is? What makes it different from my Cell Phone? As a grandmother who owns an iPod, knows html, blogging, texting, [...]