GRAND Magazine - July/August 2011 - (Page 5)

contents 8 GRAND CENTRAL july/aug 2011 Flax, forks and EMFs 12 American Pride A child’s first look at Lady Liberty 14 The Golden Now 18 ON THE COVER Dreams don’t have an age limit The Baby Boomers’ Guide to Grandparenting 18 42 Getting Creative with Childhood Obesity Your g’kid has a unique key to self-control Next stop: Grandparentland! 20 2011 Awards for Best Grandparenting Books GRAND Magazine’s top picks 24 Bite Your Tongue? Keeping your wallet open and your mouth shut is no way to connect 44 TOYS ’N TECH High Tech & No Tech 28 EXTRAORDINARY GRANDS Answering the Call Claudia Timbo: grand communicator Cool new puppets and even hotter Hot Wheels 46 “Whadya Say??” 12 13 Those noises you hear are not space aliens 30 GRAND FAMILIES Going Through the Fire 48 GRAND FINALE Groovin’ When raising grandkids, what matters is your passion 50 The Big Reveal 52 OP-ED 32 Birds Do It Gay, grand, and coming out Yup, Crisco in the bedroom! 36 GRANDPARENT RIGHTS What sort of dad bullies his little girl? Brainwashing Hannah Same-Sex Marriage: Pro or No? RESOURCES 42 july aug 2011 GRAND 53 KINSHIP CARE 5 COVER IlluSTRaTION: Sunny liau, © Diana j. Ewing

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of GRAND Magazine - July/August 2011

GRAND - July/Aug 2011
Grand Treasure Hunt
Table of Contents
Grand View
Grand Central
American Pride (and Peace of Mind)
The Golden Now
Cover Story: The Baby Boomers’ Guide to Grandparenting
2011 Awards for Best Grandparenting Books
Bite Your Tongue?
Grand Products
Extraordinary Grands: Claudia Timbo
Grand Families: Going Through the Fire
Birds Do It
Grandparent Rights: Brainwashing Hannah
Teaching Kindness by Example
Getting Creative with Childhood Obesity
Toys ’n Tech
“Whadya Say??”
Grand Finale
The Big Reveal
Op Ed: Same-Sex Marriage, Pro or No?
Kinship Care Resources
Find Fun Things to Do

GRAND Magazine - July/August 2011