Grandparents

They're called \"grand\" for a reason. Here's how to celebrate grandparents by keeping them involved in your child's life.

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Are ‘Granny Pods’ Really the Ideal Guest Room for Grandparents?

Multigenerational housing has become both a blast from the past and a forward-thinking trend thanks to the invention of the "granny pod," a free-standing home for grandparents that goes in the backyard. But before you ask the in-laws to move in, here's a look at the perks—and potential drawbacks—for parents.
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25 Grandmother Name Ideas We Love

Do you think the the traditional titles “grandma” or “grandmother” sound stuffy? Then choose one of these alternative nicknames that kids will love.
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How to Stop Hating Your In-Laws

Experts break down why your in-laws are driving you crazy and offer up tips on how to keep the peace.
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4 Reasons We Love Our Abuela

When it comes to helping us raise our kids, there’s no one we trust more than our own mother. In fact, of the 500 moms Parents Latina surveyed, all said a grandmother’s unconditional love and support make a big difference in their family’s life.
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Study: Grandparents May Be Causing Kids Harm With Their Outdated Parenting Beliefs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.
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How to Deal with Pushy Parents (Yours!)

Grandparents love doling out unsolicited advice -- and not all of it is bad (really). But here's what to do when their constant suggestions start to get on your nerves.
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Our Favorite Southern Grandma Names

We've compiled our favorite nicknames for the family matriarch that are sure to inspire.