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To-Do Lists for Kids

Yesterday I read a Dear Abby letter that made lots of sense. The story a 62-year old grandfather of a 5-year old granddaughter shared was sweet, and insightful. His strategy for sharing a day with his granddaughter resulted in a … Continue reading

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The Sandwich Generation – 2018 Update

So, I am definitely the “nana” of two young girls! The oldest is now 7½ and the youngest  about to celebrate her 5th birthday! They are a darling duo — fun, sweet, loving, playful, and keep Pa and Nana busy, … Continue reading

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The Sandwich Generation – Spring 2014 Update

So, I am definitely the “nana” of two little girls! The oldest is now 3 ½ and the little one is celebrating her first birthday! They are a darling duo — fun, sweet, loving, playful, and keep Pa and Nana … Continue reading

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