I Am Raising My Grandchild

THIS IS A GROUP OF PEOPLE THAT HAVE HAD THE EXPERIENCE OF GIVING THEIR LIVES TO THEIR GRANDCHILDREN. 21 People

    Aaron's Leaving

    Aaron's leaving and I don't know how to feel.  Part of me wants  to take care of her forever so I will always know that she is safe and the other part of me would rather stick needles in my eyes.  An automobile accident caused her to be born two months...
    honeybit honeybit
    61-65, F
    2 Responses May 13, 2010

    New To Raising My Grandson

    This past week, my daughter decided she wanted to go back with her abusive boyfriend. Her 10 yr. old son said he would not go with her if she did.  So here we are..., she has left the state with her 4 yr. old and left her son behind with my husband and me. My grandson is...
    Laraloo1111 Laraloo1111
    46-50
    1 Response Apr 2, 2011

    Desiree

    we found out we had a granddaughter when she was 6months old. we have had her since she was 1 year old. her parents have problems. she is 10 years old now. we had one child left at home and he turn 16. so here we are parents to a small child again.
    pdirks pdirks
    46-50
    Nov 14, 2012

    Raised Him As My Own

    My daughter was only 14. One day she changed, became more withdrawn, moody, started to do poorly in school, and wouldn't talk to me about it. I knew something was wrong, and when she was about 4 months. I noticed her belly starting to grow and she had been sick for so long, I...
    rumspringa02 rumspringa02
    70+, F
    May 21, 2012

    HUNTER

    HUNTER IS A NICKNAME FOR MY 14 YEAR OLD GRANDSON. I  AM HUNTERS LEGAL GUARDIAN. I HAVE RAISED HIM SINCE HE WAS 6. NOT BEING VERY YOUNG AT THE TIME I BECAME A NEW PARENT WHEN I SHOULD HAVE BEEN PLANNING WHAT I WOULD BE DOING THE REST OF MY LIFE. I AM NOT SORRY THAT I DID THIS...
    RESCUE RESCUE
    61-65, F
    6 Responses Jul 31, 2008

    Raising My Grandchild As My Own.

    I remember when I was growing up and my Grandmother was alive. She would travel from one of her children's house to another.  She helped my mother when she was visiting us, and then she would go visit another child a few weeks later.  She was a strong presence in my life as a...
    forceofnature forceofnature
    56-60, F
    1 Response Nov 14, 2013
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