GRAND Magazine - November/December 2014 - (Page 6-7)

contents 30 GRANDCHILD HEALTH 24 An expert tells you why, like it or not, they need to hear from you, too 18 2 TRAVEL Road Scholar 8 PARENTING FOR THE DIGITAL AGE An Edutorial for the Digital Age Is it wrong to trick the little ones into thinking digital screens just won't work anymore? 12 MEMORIES AND MOMENTS Why I love being a granddaddy How grandparenting creates a love twofer for this granddaddy 14 RECIPES 24 COVER STORY Gifting Love for the Holidays Buy a goat, a chicken, books, water pumps and teach your precious grandchildren the joys of giving to those less fortunate COVER ILLUSTRATION: SAM SPRATT AT GIZMODO CLICK HERE FOR THE GRAND MAGAZINE MASTHEAD NOVEMBER DECEMBER 2014 * 6 GRAND 34 Ten reasons you should discuss sex with your grandchildren Connecting While Disconnecting this Thanksgiving From reinventing the bird to making leftovers fun, The Heart-Healthy Woman, has ideas just for you 18 FAMILY LEGACY Sharing Family History How to handle a painful past 20 EXTRAORDINARY GRANDS Phyllis Green fought her way back to the top Fired at Fifty author Phyllis Green starts over and hits it BIG with her own advertising company 34 THE LIGHTER SIDE OF GRANDMOTHERING Namaste for Grandkids An American grandmother with Swiss granddaughters shares the joys of enlightenment 52 GRAND PAWS Teaching grandchildren to be sensitive and kind 36 LOVE & MARRIAGE American Humane Association protects animals (and insects) in Hollywood My scarf drawer runneth over Imaginative ideas for gifting fun and adventure 38 ASK DR. GRAMMA KAREN 54 TOYS N' TECH Dinosaurs roar! Birds sing! Warriors battle! And baby plays too! Ever considered snorkeling the ideal holiday surprise? Creative ideas for gifting events and experiences 40 GRAND PARENTS AND TECHNOLOGY Not Less, but MORE Screen Time with our grandchildren Smashing ideas for making video chats interactive fun 44 GRANDFAMILIES Fostering happiness when parents bail on holidays Ways to manage disappointment and turn those frowns upside down 46 ARTS & CRAFTS The family that crafts together stays together The hottest interactive techie toys for grandchildren of all ages 58 GRANDPARENT RIGHTS To fly, or not to fly, along with helicopter parents? You may think they're spoiling your grandchildren, but speak up at your own risk 60 GRANDFATHER KNOWS BEST Grandchildren and screen time: It's complicated! A grandfather/psychologist prefers interactive screen time and setting limits 64 GRAND FINALE We wish you a . . . Very happy holiday season!! Ideas for simple handcrafted projects NOVEMBER DECEMBER 2014 GRAND 7

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GRAND Magazine - November/December 2014