Synopses & Reviews
100 easy-to-do strategies show grandparents how to enjoy their time with their children and grandchildren to the fullest, without giving up time for themselves. Including how to set boundaries with kids who expect the grandparents to become babysitters, to how not to stress out about finances with reduced income due to one's no longer working, to avoiding boredom and "retirement blues" -- this book is an invaluable help for grandparents who are finding life in their golden years less easy and peaceful than they imagined.
Provides advice for grandparents on adapting to their new roles, supporting their children as parents, and developing a caring and nuturing relationship with their grandchildren.
About the Author
Richard Carlson, Ph.D., was the author of the bestselling Don't Sweat the Small Stuff series. He passed away in 2006. Kristine Carlson has a gift for creating lifelong relationships and is very dedicated to her family, friendships, and personal growth. She loves riding horses, running, and solitude. Richard and Kris were married for over 21 years. She lives in Northern California.