I Like Being a Grandma

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 56 People

    Best Job In The Whole Wide World

    I got me five grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren.  Soemtimes I can't remember all their names but that's okay cause I got a little scrapbook I made with all their pictures and names.
    BestGrammaEver BestGrammaEver
    70+, F
    Dec 16, 2009

    This Is Pretty Neat

    What a joy to look at my Grandson. Eleven days old and It's like he is a blessing that has waited to come to us and make his family love more .. no, better. Holding a grand child is like holding your own baby.What a rush of emotions . love, pride and the urge to protect...
    wiseowl wiseowl
    61-65, F
    39 Responses Jun 15, 2008

    I Love Being A Grandma

    I have to say that I LOVE being a grandma. I have one grandson, 2.5 years old. He is starting to talk and he calls me GJ (for Grandma Joan). Whenever I call his home (which is 3.5 hours away from me), he answers and talks my ears off. Right now I only understand half of what he's...
    CagedRaven CagedRaven
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Jun 18, 2011

    Loud Toys And Sugar

    The best thing about being a grandma is being able to spoil my two grandchildren relentlessly. One is a 7 year old boy who loves to catch bugs. I bought him a wrist band with a mesh bubble with a latch to keep bugs in that he's caught with his bug vacuum. This fine young man...
    wanderingvine wanderingvine
    51-55, T
    1 Response Jun 18, 2011

    36 years young and already a grandma to the

    most fun little boy ever!! Well, second most behind my own son ;-) Rumour has it there's another grandbaby brewing for arrival summer 2014 ;-)
    Andromeday Andromeday
    36-40, F
    Dec 31, 2013

    Being a Grandma

    its so much more relaxing :) seeing my own children grown up and making their own way in life i remember my son coming out of the hospital to meet me just half an hour or so after his first born son was born - the look on his face was priceless i have 5 g/children now and i...
    blondzrmb01 blondzrmb01
    41-45
    7 Responses Jan 25, 2009

    Nothing Tops Being a Nana

    I love being a Nana, and I believe it's how God rewards us for living through our children's teenage years!!! (lol) My "Sweetie Pie" is almost 17 months old.  She is the joy of my life.  I was honored to be the first person to hold, after the doctor, and we...
    Sassyscrapper Sassyscrapper
    56-60, F
    1 Response May 9, 2009

    NaNa Feeling Special!!

    I have 2 grand daughters  9 and 10 2 grand sons 10 and 11 I also is getting ready to have a new born baby boy in March. My oldest daughter has 2 and will be having another in March My daughter in law has 2 ( husband  departed from this world, my son).I have two...
    Reader2 Reader2
    46-50, F
    7 Responses Jan 30, 2008
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