Nothing feels better than that first big smile of recognition from a new grandchild. It kicks off a relationship that will fill your heart and your head with pride.
There are many ways to show your love for the next generation of family members. One of them is to be an important—and entertaining—part of their lives. It’s a parent’s job to put a child on the right path and keep them there. It’s a grandparent’s job to make sure there are picnics and other fun stuff along the way.
Another way to show your love is to help ensure that your grandchildren will be safe in your home and whenever they are with you. At every age from infancy to adulthood, providing your grandchildren with a sense of safety and security is a gift they may not immediately understand but one day will truly appreciate.
Here are some ideas for navigating grandparenthood to help your grandchildren have fun and be safe.