I Am a Mother and a Grandmother

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 162 People

    The Bogey Woman

    After putting her grandchildren to bed,   a grandmother changed into old slacks and a droopy blouse   and proceeded to wash her hair.   As she heard the children getting more and more rambunctious,   her patience grew thin... ...
    CatchCabby CatchCabby
    56-60, F
    1 Response May 7, 2010

    My Daughters

    I have two daughters.  One is 27 and the other is 25.  My oldest has two children Sophie who is ten next month, and robert who is eight.  They all live with us.  The oldest is divorced from her husband.  She has no concept of living in tidy/clean...
    mentalmum08 mentalmum08
    2 Responses Aug 10, 2008

    It's Great to Be a Mom and a Grandma

    My daughter is adopted, so I didn't get to do the child birth thing with her.  She was put in our arms by our attorney the very first time we saw her.  She was only 24 hours old so she was still tiny.  All we could do was cry.  We rushed home to make sure she...
    marthajc marthajc
    56-60, F
    1 Response Aug 10, 2008

    I Would Really Appreciate Your Input

       Hello, I've recently become a wife and like most people who are married, I found the transition to be exhilarating and challenging. I've decided to write a book about the psychosocial impacts of becoming engaged and married. The book will be...
    dragonfy12 dragonfy12
    2 Responses Feb 7, 2009

    What Is A Grandpa And A Grandma?

      Out of the Mouths of Babes   A Grandpa is a MAN Grandma A Grandpa is somebody like you, just cleverer ‘cos he can help you with things you that are hard A Grandpa take little boys for walks A Grandpa can talk about fishing and tractors A Grandpa has...
    CatchCabby CatchCabby
    56-60, F
    2 Responses May 19, 2010


    is this you and your grand girls? what a beautiful  picture
    silvercoins4 silvercoins4
    70+, F
    8 Responses Jun 1, 2008
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    Nov 10, 2014

    Being A Mom And Grandmother Is The Greatest Gift!

    I became a Mom at the age of 20,was blessed with a daughter Michell,to day she is 45 and still my pride and joy.She has given me 2 beautiful granddaughters.I am always thanking them for sharing their life with me.These days life is so busy and yet we find the time to share our...
    trails trails
    56-60, F
    2 Responses Dec 18, 2010

    Out Of The Mouths Of Babes ...

    Their grandson was visiting one day when he asked, "Grandma, do you know how you and God are alike?" I mentally polished my halo and I said, "No, how are we alike?'' "You're both old," he replied.
    CatchCabby CatchCabby
    56-60, F
    11 Responses Nov 29, 2010

    KIDS, Kids, Kids

    I am a mother and a grandmother.  I have seven beautiful daughters, and 14 grandchildren.  Two of my daughters have fraternal twins.  Another grand baby is on the way in July. Most of my kids and grandkids live nearby, so I always have a steady stream of people...
    Insomniac Insomniac
    51-55, F
    5 Responses May 10, 2008

    I Still Answer To Mom

    Even though my youngest (out of 4 children) is 20 years old I still answer to MOM. Imagine you are sitting in the living room watching TV when you hear "MOM" coming from the kitchen. Well I got up to see who it was there standing in my kitchen is my eldest son and grandson...
    gemmaY gemmaY
    36-40, F
    Jul 20, 2012
    southernlady32 southernlady32
    31-35, F
    1 Response Oct 22, 2015

    On Being A Grandmother

    The greatest gift a child can give its parents is a grandchild! The moment I held my firstborn grandchild, I was instantly overwhelmed with love. Before you become a Grandparent, it is impossible to comprehend the deep love that a grandmother feels for her grandchildren...
    CatchCabby CatchCabby
    56-60, F
    3 Responses Jun 14, 2010

    Right now we are a HUGE blended family

    as my only daughter and her FIVE kids live with me! wow! but I really love it!
    skittikitti skittikitti
    56-60, F
    Jun 14, 2014

    Here We Go Again, Again

    I was a stay-at-home mum with my 3 sons. It was hard; financially, but we chose to sacrifice things for hands-on mothering. I am so grateful to have been able to choose. When they all reached their teens I was very busy with volunteering and teaching adults and children and...
    CatchCabby CatchCabby
    56-60, F
    5 Responses Jun 5, 2011

    Big Family

    I have a big blended family.3 children of mine,4 children from my husbands past marraige and 2 nephews of mine we adopted.My husband and I raised them all and in return they have given us 14 grandchildren and counting!!! Needless to say I love kids.They have all turned out to be...
    widow2709 widow2709
    41-45, F
    1 Response May 3, 2009


    i am a mother of 4 and a grandma of 3 little girls....i thought that being a mom was amazing but being a grandma is so different. its a different kind of love all together.. its unexplainable... when my first granbaby was born 3 years ago the love you have for your child that...
    dixie41 dixie41
    41-45, F
    4 Responses Aug 7, 2008

    I'm A Granny!!!!

    “Mom! Mom! Wake up! She’s got back-ache and it’s really sore. The doctor says we must go in.” My son stood at the bedroom window, knocking and calling. This is it! We all jumped out of bed, quickly got showered, dressed and had coffee. Then we were off...
    CatchCabby CatchCabby
    56-60, F
    4 Responses Jun 10, 2010
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