18 02, 2019

Grandparents Take on an Important Role – Caring for Grandkids

By |2019-02-19T14:56:14-04:00February 18th, 2019|

Grandparents today are taking a larger role in the lives of their grandchildren, sharing their worries and joys, giving them love and support, and helping out harried and exhausted parents. With the retirement of the babyboom generation, there are more grandparents than ever — an estimated 70 million in the [...]

24 07, 2015

Secret to Your Grandchild's Success

By |2017-11-29T16:15:04-04:00July 24th, 2015|

Studies have proven that children who learn to delay gratification lead happier and more successful lives. This study from James Clear and this one from NCBI support this. The study proves that establishing the discipline of postponing gratification at an early age is an attribute that serves children well throughout [...]

5 06, 2015

Grandparent Tip: Do Not Overdo Praise

By |2015-07-27T07:12:37-04:00June 5th, 2015|

Grandparents tend to shower their grandkids with praise, even for the tiniest of achievements. Parents do it as well. They do it for the right reason—to make them feel good about themselves; to help them build self-confidence in order to achieve more; and to better prepare them for adulthood. Unfortunately, [...]