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“Mom, Grandma, and Me”

Here’s a nice video from Zero to Three about a single mother who moved in with her own mother. Single parenthood and multigenerational households have risen in tandem in recent years.

Meet the First Grandmother

“It’s important to remember the White House is such a bizarre place,” says the author of a recent book on the Obamas. “I think Mrs. Robinson acts as a calming presence.”

Is grandmotherhood intensifying?

Instead of just spoiling their grandchildren, many grandmothers now make significant contributions to their daily care, says Madonna Harrington Meyer, a sociologist at Syracuse.