Grandparenting an autistic child - How to deal with the loss of a grandchild ?

Positive Grandparenting Advice Positive Grandparenting Advice

Grand parenting is an art and only few grandparents actually play their role right. Grand parenting is not only about love and having a good time with a grandchild. There are several responsibilities that a grandparent has to fulfill. Many grandparents can actually look forward to playing a positive role in their grandchildren’s lives.More...

 

 

Who Is More Important Your Own Child Or Grandchild ?

Who Is More Important Your Own Child Or Grandchild

Asking a grandparent who is more important -- their grand child or own child -- is something that is equivalent to asking what is more important -- your head or your legs. A grandparent would not be one if they do not have grandchildren and they will never get there if they do not have children. So, both are equally important to them.More...

 

 

Grandparenting An Autistic Child

Grandparenting An Autistic Child

Autistic children have several needs and demands that are different from other normal children. Autistic children have special needs and they need to be looked after more than the others. They are not very independent and need assistance with almost everything in their daily life -- it could be grooming, eating, bathing and/or sleeping.More...

 

Grandparenting Crises Intervention

Grandparenting Crises Intervention

Small children go through several ups and downs in their lives like parents' divorce, their own problems attributing to physical and mental agony. Children need help in times of crisis and leaving them alone during these times is the worst thing a parent can ever do.More...

 

How To Deal With The Loss Of A Grandchild ?

How To Deal With The Loss Of A Grandchild

One of the most difficult things to do in life is coping with loss of a dear and loved one. For grandparents loss of a grandchild might be the most devastating things to come to terms with. However, how does one tell them that their beloved grandchild is not going to be home anymore during Christmas holidays or Thanksgiving dinner?More...

 

My Daughter In Law Is Putting My Grandchild Against Me

My Daughter In Law Is Putting My Grandchild Against Me

There is always an unspoken rivalry between a child's parent and grandparent, especially between mother and paternal grandmother. Grandmothers often think that their daughter-in-law is controlling everything between them and the grandchild like how much time they spend with each other and what they talk to each other.More...

 

Remarriage And Grandparenting

Remarriage And Grandparenting

Divorce and remarriage have become very common in all age groups including the seniors. One never knows when they would meet the right person and they may just decide to marry all over again. Finding a right partner is always a possibility for everyone. If you are a grandparent who has the responsibility of bringing up a grandchild and you also want to remarry, then it should be easy.More...

 

Things To Mail Grandkids

Things To Mail Grandkids

Grandchildren are the best part of every grandparent's life. When it is holiday season and Christmas is around the corner, it is a grandchild that every grandparent thinks of first. Even grandchildren love receiving gifts from their grandparents because most of the time they get what they want without being questioned.More...

 

Tips For Grandparent Caring For Grandchild Who Have Parent In Jail

Tips For Grandparent Caring For Grandchild Who Have Parent In Jail

Children cannot choose their parents and they are just born no matter who their father or mother is. Some children have parents who are criminals, thieves or just people who have gone astray. Several times when criminals get jailed, the kids are stranded as they have no where to go. Lucky are those children who have grandparents to take care of them.More...

 

Valentine For Grandchild

Valentine For Grandchild

Valentine’s Day is important for everyone whether it is your girlfriend, boyfriend, parents, grandmother or grandchild. Imagine getting a surprise gift from your grandmother or grandfather on Valentine’s Day. In fact, it would be wonderful to receive a gift from your grandparents on this day of love.More...