Grandparents as Parents: A Survival Guide for Raising a Second Family
by Sylvie De Toledo
Learn effective strategies to help you cope with the stresses of parenting the second time around, care for vulnerable grandkids and set boundaries with their often-troubled parents, and navigate the maze of government aid, court proceedings, and special education. Wise, honest, moving stories show how numerous other grandparents are surviving and thriving in their new roles.
Grandparents: Enjoying and Caring for Your Grandchild
by Miriam Stoppard
Filled with indispensable advice from how to deal with changing family relationships, breast versus bottle feeding, weaning and allergies to sleep training, everyday care, and health and hygiene, "Grandparents" is the complete guide to looking after a grandchild from newborn to the age of three, whether as an occasional visitor or a regular full-time caregiver.
The Long Distance Grandmother: How to Stay Close to Distant Grandchildren
by Selma Wasserman
This popular guide to long-distance grandparenting is full of creative ideas for maintaining relationships with grandchildren. With suggestions on special ways to use the telephone, tapes, photographs, and inexpensive gifts, this revised edition shows how to devise stories for children of various ages, and offers tips on constructing a family chronicle.
The Simple Joys of Grandparenting: Stories, Nursery Rhymes, Recipes, Games, Crafts, and More
by Abigail R Gehring
Suitable for new grandpas and grandmas, this title features stories, recipes such as chocolate chip cookies, mac 'n cheese, and the cupcakes, crafts that entertain any child on a rainy day, and words of wisdom from grandparents through the centuries.