Archive for January, 2017

Children Making Valentines for Veterans

Making Valentines for Veterans The children at our church have been busy the past week or so making Valentines for Veterans.  Not only does it teach them about the importance of saying [...]

Legal Insurance: What Is It and Why You Should Have It

Disclaimer: This is a sponsored post. Although I have been compensated to write about ARAG legal insurance, I can assure you all thoughts and opinions here are entirely my own! #sponsored Legal [...]

Communicating With Your Adult Children

When it comes to communicating with your adult children, where do you get stuck? I posed this question to the 25 grandmothers (we call them GaGas) attending our January 15 meeting and [...]

Grandma’s Home Remedies

My grandmother had all sorts of home remedies. When she had a sore throat she gargled with warm salt water. If it got worse she added a little bleach to the warm [...]

Aging Isn’t Easy

This is a guest post shared by my friends at Grandparentslink.com, they are part of the Grandparent Network that NanaHood proudly belongs to! Socks with Crocs Hey, let’s be frank- it isn’t [...]

Improving Your Digestive Health

Today I want to tell you about yet another way I am working on improving my health. So far I’ve told you about Tips from Toddlers and how to help your aching joints, [...]

Yoga: You Can Teach An Old Dog New Tricks

For years my chiropractor and my son have been telling me that Yoga would be good for me. My chiropractor actually gave me a video that stayed in a drawer until I [...]

Better Joint Health In 2017

Disclaimer: I was sent Osteo Bi-Flex to review but all thoughts and opinions are strictly my own. #ad #madetomove As I mentioned in my previous post, 2016 wasn’t the best year for [...]

5 Tips from Toddlers For A Healthier You

Eating Habits When my brother and I were growing up my mom fed us 3 meals a day. Each of those meals always included bread (she made homemade biscuits every day) and [...]

New Year New Phone

I got a new iPhone 7 Plus last week and my son (who already has one) told me I would love the camera. He was right. I had an iPhone 6 Plus [...]

Win a Trip to Disney!

If you have kids or grandkids then you know how much time is invested in chauffeuring them from one place to the next. It seems like some days it’s especially hard to [...]

When a Child Loses Consciousness from Holding Their Breath

There are several reasons your child or grandchild might lose consciousness and hopefully this will never happen to them, but I want to share a story about breath holding, which can and [...]

Winter Birthday Parties

If your grandchildren were born in the summer or early fall, they probably have their birthday parties outdoors. Children with winter birthdays can celebrate outdoors as well if they live in the [...]

How Nanas Start The New Year Right

What do Nanas do on New Year’s Eve? If they are very lucky they get to spend it with family and grandkids! If you haven’t visited NanaHood’s Facebook Page and joined in the [...]