Diapers, wipes, potty chair. Getting ready for out-of-town grandkids.

Our son and his wife need to pack a million items when they’re flying the 2,000 miles to bring their family to our home. Since diapers take up a lot of suitcase space, we happily provide the diapers and wipes at our home needed for … Read more

Hooray! The grandkids are coming!

God bless all the parents who pack up their kids and make the long trip to the grandparents’ home. It’s almost always a hard trip – just how difficult varies from time to time. My husband and I often dream of the day when our … Read more

Sleeping arrangements, when grandkids visit.

The ideal situation might be to have the visiting family stay at your home. I’m delighted that it’s possible at our house. The grands and their parents love the idea and we get to maximize the time we spend together. Happily, we have room for … Read more

Borrowing items for grandkids’ visit.

Where would I be without friends loaning me some high-ticket items that babies and little ones need! Generous friends make the visit easier and less expensive. “What stuff of mine do you need for the visit?” my friend Joan offered when Baby Charlotte and her … Read more