So many people write books on parenting. But very few have written books on grandparenting – or how to finesse our roles as grandparents .
Everyone seems to think that when we become grandmothers, we just *know* what to do.
Guess what: We do not. We need guidance, support – and perhaps a comprehensive book covering the themes that we experience. Becoming a grandmother is not a science – it is an art. It is not always a natural transition. It can be filled with joy but also….challenges (and OYs!)
Well, recently, I became acquainted with a woman, Becky Sarah, who has a wonderful website on Grandmothering, and has written a book on this topic which is close to my heart – a book for grandmothers! Her book, Grandmothering: Real Life in Real Families was released in September 2013 and is available on Amazon.
According to the reviews, Becky’s book “is a unique book for grandmothers with in-depth look at the thoughts, feelings, and experiences of grandmothers today, based on more than 80 interviews….” Continue reading