iOS app Android app

Grandma

Sarah Barness

He Promised He'd Shave His Beard For Grandma's 100th Birthday

HuffingtonPost.com | Sarah Barness | Posted 07.10.2014 | Fifty

"Had a beard for 4 years. And for 4 years Grandma has disliked it," says Scott Cleveland in his video description. "I promised I'd shave it for her 10...

One Man's Junk Is a Gramma's Stained Glass Treasure

Gramma Good | Posted 06.24.2014 | Fifty
Gramma Good

From the time I was a little girl I had a love of beautiful objects ranging from the material to the natural. A sunset over the Pacific Ocean or a material item brings equal joy.

How Do You Measure a Grandma's Legacy?

Diana Grycan | Posted 05.28.2014 | Fifty
Diana Grycan

I approached my grandmother with my desperate desire to have this doll. My grandmother always had what she called her "kinipple" stashed away in her purse that she hid behind the living room drapes

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...

WATCH: Woman's Unreal Reaction To Learning She's Going To Be A Grandma

The Huffington Post | Isaac Saul | Posted 05.22.2014 | Fifty

Sometimes, good news is a little overwhelming. For the mother of Lisa Englert -- who got a surprise Valentine's Day card from her unborn grandchild...

My Granddaughter Was Bullied: The Story of Skylar

Gramma Good | Posted 07.14.2014 | Parents
Gramma Good

Skylar was bullied because of her size. It started in middle school. From the time she was a little girl, she was head's taller than the other children in her class. She was vulnerable to bully attacks. The bullies took little time going after their prey.

Kids' Fake-Out Gets Grandma Super Pissed (NSFW)

The Huffington Post | Sebastian Murdock | Posted 05.12.2014 | Weird News

You really shouldn't mess with grandma, especially when it comes to her favorite sports team. In a video uploaded to YouTube and making the rounds ...

A Bittersweet Mother's Day

Carolyn Anderson | Posted 07.08.2014 | Women
Carolyn Anderson

This Mother's Day will be my third year without my beloved mom and my sixth as a mother myself. I miss my mom everyday, but there are certain days -- like her birthday, Christmas and Mother's Day -- when her absence is felt more strongly.

How I Passed on My Childhood History and Values to My Grandchildren

Gramma Good | Posted 07.06.2014 | Fifty
Gramma Good

Learning to value their history through their grandmother's eyes and to hear your stories will be "a keepsake" they will keep in their minds and hearts forever.

6 Lessons I'm Proud To Say I Learned From My Mom

Jennifer Benjamin | Posted 07.06.2014 | Parents
Jennifer Benjamin

Yes, my mom has encouraged me to enjoy this time, but she's also very honest about how freaking hard it is to be home with your kids every day.

A Lesson From My Grandma In The Miracle Of Life

Meredith Franco Meyers | Posted 06.29.2014 | Parents
Meredith Franco Meyers

Sometime during that first week of the new year, as I thought very deeply about my grandmother's influence on my life, knowing her light was fading, I began to feel sick and very, very tired.

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...

Worried Grandma Helps Lead Cops To 115 Hostages In Texas Home

Newser | Posted 03.25.2014 | Crime

Houston police last Wednesday uncovered a grim building covered in human waste and packed with 115 people held hostage inside. Court papers filed in t...

Teen's Instagram Tribute To His Sick Great Grandma Needs No Filter

The Huffington Post | Alexandra Zaslow | Posted 03.14.2014 | Good News

When Louisville, Ky., teen, Zach Belden, created an Instagram account for his great grandma, he had no idea how big of a following it would attract, W...

Yagana Shah

These Real-Life Badass Grandmas Will Make Your Day

HuffingtonPost.com | Yagana Shah | Posted 03.10.2014 | Fifty

Forget the stereotype of sweet little grandmas who spend their days knitting in rocking chairs and living in fear of having their purses stolen. G...

Badass Grandma

Ronna Benjamin | Posted 04.29.2014 | Fifty
Ronna Benjamin

I have a special fondness for Badass Grandmas, and truly, I hope someday to be one (side note to my children: No rush).

What My 94-Year-Old Grandma Taught Me About Life

Shannon Kaiser | Posted 04.29.2014 | Healthy Living
Shannon Kaiser

There she sat, with a soft subtle glow, sitting so peacefully. It occurred to me that my mini dramas, the self-loathing, and worrying about my next assignment are rather superficial in comparison to a lifetime of change and overcoming adversity.

Yagana Shah

The Grandparenting Trend That's Raising Eyebrows

HuffingtonPost.com | Yagana Shah | Posted 01.31.2014 | Fifty

Just as women of a certain age dread being asked, "So, when are you going to have a baby?"-- older women dread being asked by their grandkid-consumed ...

On Losing The Woman Who Always Chose Life

Carrie Goldman | Posted 03.28.2014 | Women
Carrie Goldman

My sisters and I were probably the only people in the country who thought it was a fantastic idea to leave Florida and fly to Minnesota in the dead of winter. The trek north meant we were heading to Grandma's house, where the center of joy was located. Endless games of cards, unlimited pieces of chocolate candy, and hours of storytelling awaited us.

Last Day at Grandma's: New York, Nov. 23, 1997

Robert G. Zuckerman | Posted 02.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Robert G. Zuckerman

G Grandma and Grandpa moved in here before they were Grandma and Grandpa, when they were still Mom and Dad. They were in their 40s. Grandpa died in 1...

Nana Was The Best Santa

Rachael Clarke | Posted 02.18.2014 | Women
Rachael Clarke

"You're going to drop that, Rachael. Put her down before you slip and fall." I sashayed along the tile and wood, watched the snow swirl.

A Weekend With Sam

Laverne H. Bardy | Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty
Laverne H. Bardy

My 10-year-old granddaughter, Sam, visited me for a weekend and begged me to take her to the mall.

Nana Has a Rap Sheet

Renee Fisher | Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty
Renee Fisher

The cop was, of course, unaware that Judy's sense of direction was rivaled only by her memory. The court date passed unnoticed, while Judy went on with the less serious commitments of her life. Then the warrant for her arrest arrived in the mail.

"How to Babysit a Grandpa"

Jerry Zezima | Posted 11.02.2013 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

By Jerry Zezima Being a grandfather comes with many important responsibilities, such as making funny faces, engaging in baby talk and otherwise behav...

Grandma Knows About Confinement: In the Wake of Losing Her Mobility, She Speaks out Against Animal Cruelty

Jasmin Singer | Posted 10.15.2013 | Green
Jasmin Singer

Who are my tears for? Are they for these animals, brutally confined, heartlessly mutilated, never experiencing the tiniest kindness, solely for the fleeting "pleasure" of a chicken salad sandwich? Or are they for my grandma, also brutally confined -- by fate -- but loved so much by so many?