Grandparents

Mel B was 'helped' by her dead granddad during 'dark days' of her marriage split

Mel B turned to psychic during the “darkest days” of her marriage crisis gaining comfort from her late grandad.<p>The Spice Girl welled up in tears …

Mel B

What To Do When Your Kid Says Something Wildly Offensive In Public

<i>Dear Because I Said So,</i><p><i>How do you teach a kid tact? My son will say things to his grandfather like, "If you're the same age, why are you so much more broken down than my other grandpa?" I'm raising boys, so I partially think teaching them to be over-considerate instead of under is a public service,</i> …

Parenting

This Sweet 3-Year-Old Girl Dressed as Her ‘Hero’ Cancer Survivor Grandma for Inspiring Photoshoot

Three-year-old Scout Larson has a great role model: her grandmother!<p>The toddler from Niceville, Florida, looks up to her 57-year-old “nonnie” Diane …

Cancer

Moore's heartwarming meeting with child

A lifelong James Bond fan has paid a heartfelt tribute to Sir Roger Moore, telling how the late star pretended to be the real 007 when he met the …

James Bond

21 Old People Who Are Too Good And Too Pure For This Earth

"Is bukkake a restaurant?"<p>Posted on May 22, 2017, 15:16 GMT<p>1. This grandma who realizes the importance of a Snap selfie:<p>2. This unknowing John Cena stan:<p>3. This love story for the ages:<p>4. This grandma who can take a compliment but isn't interested:<p>5. This new graduate:<p>6. This grandma who's taking …

Love

What Grandparents Know About The Magic Of Childhood

Today I had the perfect morning. I’m not trying to brag, but I actually woke up, on my own, after a full night’s rest. And y’all, my kids were <i>still</i> …

Parenting

This Might Be The Best Pregnancy Announcement EVER!

We love it when couples get creative with their pregnancy announcements, but this video is Tubbest Bay Bean Nouns Mint Eve Four!Did that take you a …

Man Allegedly Steals Security Camera So Grandma Won't See Him Masturbate

It's a touchy situation.<p>It was a stroke of bad luck.<p>A burglary suspect in West Virginia has a bizarre rationale behind allegedly stealing a home’s security cameras: He didn’t want his grandma to see him masturbating.<p>Tristan Tucker of St. Albans was charged with daytime burglary last Thursday for a …

Crime

Granny State: When does helping become interfering?

I take off my hat to my daughter. She’s doing something I never did.<p>“I’m leaving Rose at home for the weekend so I can go to a hen do,” she announces.<p>My son-in-law will be in charge. And he is more than capable. In fact the two of them have been working as a great team ever since Rose was born. But …

Parenting

My grandma's hidden Holocaust heroics

"Noiach, a crumb!" my brother shouted. He was wearing Grandma's blue muumuu.<p>"A crumb," I concurred, draped in her yellow housedress.<p>We attacked the …

European History

Renovation Project of Grandma’s Yard in Huangshandian Village

In Huangshandian Village renovation project, with little budget and under a very short time frame, Evolution Design turned obsolete village in the countryside into a perfect make-over by saving the texture and spacial relationship between the original farm house building and the surrounding …

Architecture

10 Memorable Cooking Tips We Learned From Our Grandmothers

No matter how many cooking tips we learn from the internet or Food Network, there's one source of inspiration that can never be replaced: our grandmothers. In honor of Mother's Day, we're taking a look back at some of the best cooking tips we've learned from our precious grandmas that we continue …

Cooking

Catfish joy for terminally ill angler

A TERMINALLY ill grandfather has taken his grandson on a bucket list fishing holiday to Spain where they both landed 100 lb-plus catfish.<p>The trip to …

Fishing

Badass grandma quits job with brutally blunt notice letter

Everyone who's ever worked in a bad job will have dreamed of handing in a notice letter like this one.<p>Not many people are as brave as Marlene, though.<p>On Wednesday, Kaitlyn McGrory from Glasgow, Scotland, shared a picture of what she claims is the letter her grandmother handed in when leaving her …

Humor

Grandparents' Child Care Habits Can Be Outdated, Potentially Harmful

Parents the world over have been appalled by the disregard grandparents have for child care rules and strictures time immemorial. Ice cream before …

Parenting

Are grandparents like me really 
a health and 
safety risk?

Not long ago, I was 
sitting with my 16-month-old granddaughter Millie in a swimming pool changing cubicle. We were running late for her lesson and I was grappling with the plastic swim nappy. Even though I was holding her tightly, Millie (who I look after for two days a week), suddenly arched her …

Parenting

Grandma resigns from her job with hilarious curt letter

Typically, when you leave a job you hand in a resignation letter and two weeks notice. One Scottish grandma gave her termination -- and obviously …

AOL

This Woman Set Up Her Own Blind Date on OKCupid, and Tweeted It

Scrolling through online dating profiles can seem incredibly repetitive—especially if you’re just looking at the photos. There’s the man laughing in …

Relationships

Town Is Convinced a Ghost Is in the Woods, Until Her Grandpa Tells the Truth

No one's saying "boo!" to this funny ghost story. And when you hear the way it ended, you'll know why.<p>The town of Cambridge, New York was left …

Lifestyle

Research Shows Grandparents Tend To Use Unsafe, Outdated Childcare Methods

Grandparents ‘old school’ childcare methods can be dangerous<p>Who among us hasn’t utilized grandparents for childcare? Whether they watch our children …

Parenting

Who cares if grandparents have an old-school approach? At least you've got support.

<b>The suggestion that grandparents could be endangering their grandchildren with outdated techniques is nitpicking at its worst.</b><p>Grandparents are a …

Parenting

Grandparents' Health Knowledge Might Be Hurting Kids: Study

New U.S. research suggests that grandparents who are raising their grandchildren may be basing their practices on outdated health advice that …

Parenting

Grandparents, your outdated parenting advice may be putting kids’ health at risk

They raised you, so wouldn’t they have the most wisdom when it comes to parenting? Not necessarily. New research is warning that grandparents’ …

Parenting

Coyote in the Blood

When we pulled into Grandma’s driveway in our rental Kia, she was sunbathing in a black bikini, stock-still in one of those sticky white slatted …

Study: Grandparents May Be Causing Kids Harm With Their Outdated Parenting Beliefs

They mean well, of course—but consider that a lot has changed since grandparents raised their own kids, and these study results make a lot of sense.<p>I recall my mother-in-law offering up this tip when my first daughter was a teething baby: "Just rub some whiskey on her gums!" Of course, I knew this …

Parenting

Is grandparents' old-school parenting putting kids at risk?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Grandparents who step in for child care tend to use the same practices they did when they were parenting, but some of them may be outdated, putting their grandchildren at risk, according to a new study.<p>Research presented at the 2017 Pediatric Academics Societies meeting on Thursday surveyed …

Parenting

Grandparents' Outdated Childcare Practices Could Be Putting Your Baby at Risk, Says New Study

Most grandparents, interestingly, knew that butter is not a safe way to treat minor burns.<p>Your baby's grandparents, including your own parents, can …

Parenting

Grandparents' Old-School Parenting Could Put Kids at Risk, Study Says

You need to have a conversation with your parents ASAP.<p>Grandma makes a great babysitter — after all she raised you! — but her parenting know-how …

Parenting

Grandparents taking care of grandchildren face numerous difficulties, says research

Many U.S. grandparents are now raising their grandchildren, but can face unexpected challenges and added stress from the responsibility according to …

Parenting

Grandparents may pose safety threat to grandchildren because of outdated health beliefs

They are pillars of wisdom whose decades of experience should make them the very best babysitters.<p>But according to a new study, grandparents may be inadvertently endangering their grandchildren by clinging on to outdated healthcare myths or old wives tales about how best to treat household injuries …

Parenting