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Grandparents as Caregivers

Hi, For those of you who live in the Lower Mainland, the Lynn Valley Parent Participation Preschool is hosting a workshop on March 2, 2016. You can learn all about it here. As most of you know, I love being … Continue reading






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“How are your grandchildren?’

“How are your grandchildren?” Often as not, this is how I am greeted these days. It used to be that people would ask me how I was but it has changed. And it’s because I can hardly wait to talk … Continue reading






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Being Grandma

On July 26, I morphed from becoming a Grandma to being one. Six weeks ago I posted my third blog about becoming Grandma and since then I have been busy enjoying the experience. The day I became a Grandma is … Continue reading






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New Grandma Plays with the Infants

I wrote today’s newsletter for me. This is the day I will meet my two grandchildren who are going to be born later today. They are all I can think about at this time so I decided to remind myself … Continue reading






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Becoming Grandma: 3

The day is getting closer. Soon I will be a grandma.  What kind of grandmother will I be, I wonder. When I was a girl my grandparents lived on the other side of the country. I was in Ottawa, Ontario … Continue reading






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Becoming Grandma:2

I remember that being pregnant took over my whole being. Anything else that was going on the world just didn’t seem to matter much. My whole focus was on this new life growing inside me. I spoke to a friend … Continue reading






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Becoming Grandma

Hi, It’s summer, a time to relax a bit and also become a bit introspective so I am going to take the time today to tell you a personal story. “We need to accept the fact that we are not … Continue reading






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