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How to Build the Grandma Connection

How to Build the Grandma Connection

by Susan V. Bosak
     
 
Bring the generations in your family closer together. Here in one concise, easy-to-use book are all the practical ideas, inspiration, and wisdom you need to build loving, rewarding, lifelong relationships between grandparents and grandchildren.

Whether you're a new grandparent or have been one for years, or are a parent who wants to encourage a closer bond between

Overview

Bring the generations in your family closer together. Here in one concise, easy-to-use book are all the practical ideas, inspiration, and wisdom you need to build loving, rewarding, lifelong relationships between grandparents and grandchildren.

Whether you're a new grandparent or have been one for years, or are a parent who wants to encourage a closer bond between your children and their grandparents, this book is filled with ideas and insights you'll turn to again and again.

When an article on Susan V. Bosak's bestseller Something to Remember Me By and her popular Grandma Connection Workshops appeared in The Washington Post, over 3,000 calls poured in wanting more information. In How to Build the Grandma Connection, Susan shares her research and experience from years of work with grandparents, parents, and children across the country. The book covers:

  • Why grandparents are VIPs—including surprising benefits for children, grandparents, and parents
  • 5 simple, effective steps for building the Grandma (and Grandpa!) connection
  • Tons of terrific tips for grandparents near and far—including ideas for babysitting and visits, building bonds over long distances, understanding child development, dealing with conflicts with your adult children, sharing life stories, giving creative gifts and keepsakes
  • The life lessons of grandparenthood
  • The most complete listing ever of the best books for sharing with grandchildren
  • Other books and resources to make relationships with grandchildren and adult children rewarding and special

Build a loving grandparent connection in your life!

Editorial Reviews

Daily Oklahoman
Much wisdom is packed in this book's 200 pages.
NAPRA ReView
Editor's Pick. Great for building bonds with the lower limbs on your family tree.
Today's Grandparent
A hands-on guide to grandparenting... [with] an excellent chapter on being an effective listener, and another on sharing your own stories with your grandchildren... Dozens and dozens of tips, ideas, suggestions, and inventive ways to have fun when you're together.
Today's Librarian
Outstanding! ... Excellent advice... Grandparents and parents alike will love this highly usable, imminently practical guide.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781896232034
Publisher:
Communication Project, The
Publication date:
04/01/2002
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
5.80(w) x 7.00(h) x 0.47(d)

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