Grandparents

Resources for your role as a grandma or grandpa.

Life as a Grandparent

Becoming a grandparent is just as important a transition as becoming a parent. These articles should help.
Ask Dr. Meg: Dealing with extended family

Being a grandparent is a privilege, not a right, and you must earn your place. (Trust me, I'm a grandmother myself!) Here's why.

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The needs of grandparents

Grandparents deserve gratitude for their role, but they also require a little patience. A letter from a grandmother.

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Setting boundaries with grandparents

Dr. Meg provides solutions to a worried parent who wants to allow the grandparents to spoil their kids without undermining their rules.

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Three tips for dealing with grandparents

Grandparents and extended family can be overbearing and controlling. Here's how to set the record straight respectfully.

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Ask Dr. Meg: A grieving grandmother

Dr. Meg offers guidance and support to a heartbroken grandmother whose daughter-in-law has pulled her son away from the family who loves him.

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Dear Millennials — an open letter from a baby boomer parent

A must-read for all parents of millennials. Dr. Meg takes a moment to explore the dynamics between millennials and baby boomers.

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On grandparenting

68% of grandparents say this new stage brought them closer to their adult children. Remember these tips in the generational struggle.

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