Every day, I read what journalists around the world are reporting about grandparents and their families. Here are some stories that gripped me recently.
After his parents divorced, Laird Hunt was sent to live with his grandma, a “tough-as-nails taskmaster” with an 80-acre farm.
The New York Times • January 27, 2017
A professor of nursing will develop and test an on-line tool to help grandparents raising grandchildren cope with stress.
Cleveland.com • February 1, 2017
Parents of millennials spend an average of $2,383 annually on their grandkids, according to a recent survey.
AARP.org • January 24, 2017
A rising number of older Americans are taking out loans to help their kids and grandkids through college.
National Public Radio • January 17, 2017