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Cowboy Boots and the Memories of Life

Julee Morrison | Posted 04.11.2016 | Style
Julee Morrison

This is a story of my Grandpa Jack and cowboy boots. It's a story of how a boy from Independence, Missouri came to be a traveler, a uniquely American ...

Grandpa Blows Out Bday Candles And His Epic Fail Takes The Cake

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 03.25.2016 | Fifty

This 78-year-old grandfather forgot the most important rule of birthday candle-blowing: Don't spit your teeth into the cake! Um, that piece is all you...

'Sad Grandpa' Who Touched Hearts Everywhere Is No Longer Sad

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 03.21.2016 | Fifty

Things are looking up for Kenneth Harmon -- a.k.a. "Sad Grandpa." A photo of "Papaw" Kenneth eating a burger went viral last week after the Internet l...

Viral Photo Of Sad Grandpa Is Breaking Hearts Everywhere

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 03.18.2016 | Fifty

You'll want to pick up the phone and call your grandparents after seeing this viral photo. On Wednesday, Kelsey Harmon, a student at Northeastern Stat...

Man Has Priceless Reaction To Learning He Is A Grandfather

OWN | Lisa Capretto | Posted 10.24.2015 | OWN

EmbedContent(562b8014e4b0443bb5642667,,Embed,aolon,Some({})) When John Davie, an Australian doctor, embarked on a Christian pilgrimage called the Way ...

Grandpa's 'Roar' Gives Toddler The Scare Of His Life In Adorable Video

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 10.26.2015 | Fifty

EmbedContent(562a829ae4b0443bb563f19b,,Embed,html,Some({})) Playing with grandpa is a roaring good time. Literally. At least for little Jett. The 18-m...

My Secret: The Real Reason I'm Obsessed With Taking Pictures

Sheena Amin | Posted 10.01.2015 | Healthy Living
Sheena Amin

I've realized that as our memory fades, photos become anchors to life events. I used photos to help fill in the blanks and to keep memories from evolving into happenings that didn't really happen. I started to live through the camera lens, and didn't enjoy the richness of the actual moment.

Poppie's Personal Trainer

Jerry Zezima | Posted 09.30.2015 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

At the advanced age of 61 (my age is advancing while the rest of me is regressing), I am happy to say that I don't need to join a health club. That's...

Why Being A Grandparent Is The Scariest Job Of All

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | Lisa Carpenter | Posted 06.10.2015 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com From the moment I learned my husband and I would be parents up until those three little ones we eventually birthed le...

My Grandfather Taught Me About Perseverance By Shucking Oysters

Carly Schwartz | Posted 02.16.2015 | Fifty
Carly Schwartz

My grandfather has accomplished enough in his 86 years for 86 more lifetimes, and he's done it all with a relentless sense of humor and a fierce loyalty to our family. So my relatives and I decided to put together a book about his legacy and our experiences being a part of it.

Start Living Life to the Fullest: Powerful Phrases to Inspire you to Spiritual Greatness

Jesica L. Santos | Posted 01.24.2015 | Healthy Living
Jesica L. Santos

I have selected 75 phrases that have had a profound impact in my life throughout the years. It is my sincere hope that they will deeply inspire you to reach a higher level of awareness and lasting fulfillment in your life in all the realms.

Yagana Shah

Grandparents' Facebook Fail Is The Most Hilarious Thing Ever

HuffingtonPost.com | Yagana Shah | Posted 09.12.2014 | Fifty

What do your grandparents have in common with a legendary hip-hop artist? A lot, actually. Well, at least Facebook thinks so. In the most adorable Fac...

San Pasqual Academy Grandparents Program: A Unique Volunteer Living Option for Seniors

Regina Fraser and Pat Johnson | Posted 11.05.2014 | Impact
Regina Fraser and Pat Johnson

This is a narrative about volunteer surrogate grandparents living among teens (who are not related) in a rural, residential school setting far from the crowds of urban Southern California -- and loving it.

I've Fallen in Love with Someone New: Happy Grandparents Day!

Ellen Dolgen | Posted 11.03.2014 | Fifty
Ellen Dolgen

When I became a mother for the first time in 1980, there was no "use and care" manual that came with a newborn. Most of us just winged it

30 Principles That Turn Good Kids Into Good Adults

John M. Simmons | Posted 09.22.2014 | Parents
John M. Simmons

It has been my desire to raise my children to be adults, not kids. Following are 30 principles we have tried to rely on in our family in our attempt to reach that goal.

"How to Babysit a Grandma"

Jerry Zezima | Posted 09.22.2014 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

By Jerry Zezima Over the river and through the woods to grandmother's house we go. My granddaughter, Chloe, doesn't have to take such a circuitous r...

4 Valuable Life Skills Only A Grandpa Can Teach

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | Chris Pummer | Posted 07.04.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com Just as memories of grandmothers revolve around their hugs and affection, recollections of grandpas often center on s...

These Fashion Grandpas Could Not Be More Adorable

The Huffington Post | Megan Mayer | Posted 06.15.2014 | Style

These stylish grandpas are everything! From their crisp button-downs and slacks to their bow ties and tailored suits, topped off (literally) with news...

The Faithful Shopper: Darling Dads

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 08.12.2014 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

Father's Day is Sunday and you're running out of time to make it special! Trust me, the fathers in your life do NOT need another tie, bottle of afters...

Yagana Shah

9 Sweet Alternatives To 'Grandma' And 'Grandpa'

HuffingtonPost.com | Yagana Shah | Posted 05.27.2014 | Fifty

Grandparents love chiming in on baby names for their grandkids -- but there's just one thing that's more important to a grandma or grandpa-to-be: what...

Yagana Shah

The Moment This Man Finds Out He's Going To Be A Grandpa Will Make You Tear Up

HuffingtonPost.com | Yagana Shah | Posted 04.25.2014 | Fifty

Remember on "Full House" when Aunt Becky tries to cleverly tell Uncle Jesse she's having a baby by making a dinner with baby carrots, baby corn and ba...

Yagana Shah

The 15 Best Texts Grandparents Ever Sent

HuffingtonPost.com | Yagana Shah | Posted 04.14.2014 | Fifty

First comes the Facebook request, and then come texts, as far as grandparents are concerned. If you haven't noticed already, older people are becoming...

I Love My Kids, But...

Tom Gerdy | Posted 03.08.2014 | Parents
Tom Gerdy

Mealtimes were always interesting as well. No one ever told me how much food put in front of babies ends up on the floor. Had I known, I would have designed the kitchen with a big drain in the center and a fire hydrant in the corner.

Talent Knows No Age

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 10.08.2013 | Entertainment

Bob Marley brought millions together with his music, and now he seems to have been reincarnated in an Omani man. This beautiful rendition of Bob M...

Let This Guy Tell You How To Pretend You're Working

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 09.25.2013 | Comedy

You could probably get through life just by listening to all of Mr. Forthright's lessons, but could you get through the workday? We've been told M...