Research confirms the importance of grandparents in a child’s life. The time that grandparents spend, their patience, and their full-life experiences are invaluable to grandchildren.
Grandparents are a wonderful resource of knowledge and unconditional love.
The recent loss of my mother-in-law, Mimi, has me reflecting on all she did to help and support my children, her youngest grandchildren. She was always interactive and interested in what they were doing. She was kind and loving, yet set clear boundaries for behavior. She was upbeat, enjoyable, and loved life.I will always value her vital role in nurturing my children.
Here are some tips for grandparents to help nurture and educate young grandchildren:
Treasure the value that grandparents can bring to the education of young children.