GRAND Magazine - July/August 2013 - (Page 36-37)

grand central News + products + resources for today’s grandparents All about baby! Taking care of baby: expert guides For new parents or grandparents, here are three of the best sources for the latest info on the care, development, health, and happiness of those precious new arrivals: 6% of children live with grandparents, one-third of whose parents do not live in the home. 30% of children under 5 whose mothers work outside the home are cared for on a regular basis by one or more grandparents. 61% of grandparents spend at least 50 hours a year caring for their grandchildren. It’s a girl! Former President and First Lady George W. and Laura Bush became “elated” first-time grands on April 13, 2013, when daughter Jenna Bush Hager gave birth to their “beautiful granddaughter,” Margaret Laura “Mila” Hager, named after her two grandmothers. Earlier, when asked what Mila would call him, Bush joked, “Sir.” 36 GRAND July August 2013 Photo credit: ©NEJRO-N PHOTO Tender loving childcare The Baby Book: Everything You Need to Know About Your Baby from Birth to Age Two, by William Sears, MD, Martha Sears, RN, Robert Sears, MD, and James Sears, MD. Encyclopedic, illustrated, 770-page, revised and updated edition (2013) of America’s bestselling “baby bible.” Click to enter our drawing (by 08/31/2013) for a free signed copy of The Baby Book. Ready, Set, Baby! The Watch and Learn Guide to Your Baby’s First Year, produced by Maureen Connolly (of The Dr. Oz Show). Fully interactive e-book packed with advice from a team of experts and featuring 80 instructional videos. Click here for our in-depth review and demo video. Click to enter our drawing (by 08/31/2013) for a free Ready, Set, Baby! app. Surviving Infancy: A Parent’s Video Guide to Infant and Toddler Safety, Routine Illnesses, Emergencies & More, by Diane Birnbaum, MD/FACEP, and Maureen McCollough, MD/FACEP. This 3-hour 15-minute video guide (2-disc DVD set or streaming video) is like a virtual house call, covering 36 must-know health and safety topics as well as care-giving challenges, birth to 3 years. Click to enter our drawing (by 08/31/2013) for a free Surviving Infancy DVD set. July August 2013 GRAND 37

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of GRAND Magazine - July/August 2013

GRAND Magazine - July/August 2013
Transforming Retirement
The Thrill Is Gone. Not.
Falling in Lust Again
Nana-to-Be Showers
Is Baby’s Wee Bed Safe?
When Harry Meets Baby
10 Steps to a Child-Proof House
Confessions of a Slightly Controlling, Madly in Love Nana
All About Baby!
Smart Ways to Save for Your Grandchildren’s College
The Low-Down on Five Stand-Out Vehicles
Let the Games Begin!
Hot Toys for Cool Kids!
Picking Berries with Granddad
Fun in the Sun!
Picking Up Where We Left Off
A Bond So Deep

GRAND Magazine - July/August 2013