Inspiring Stories & Wisdoms Top Stories

Personal reflections, insights and stories about grandparenting that will warm your heart.

Poppie's Wisdom: Picasso Baby's Room

By Jerry Zezima | Inspiring Stories & Wisdoms

Humor writer Jerry Zezima reflects on the life-changing role of being a grandfather, and painting his new granddaughter's room.

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10 Father's Day Quotes About Being a Dad

By The Editors | Inspiring Stories & Wisdoms

Words of wisdom about fatherhood from Louis CK, Harper Lee, and more.

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10 Sayings About Life from Around the World

By Sara Schwartz | Inspiring Stories & Wisdoms

Want new ways to teach kids about love, life, and happiness? Take a page from cultures around the world.

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Grandmother with Dementia Hears Late Husband's Voice Again

By The Editors | Inspiring Stories & Wisdoms

One granddaughter went above and beyond to make her grandmother's favorite memento even more special.

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Video: Mom Finds Out She's Going to be a Grandma and Her Reaction is Everything

By The Editors | Inspiring Stories & Wisdoms

Some people scream from excitement, some cry tears of joy ... and others just lose it.

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8 Regrets You Don't Want to Have in Your 60s

By Sally Stich | Inspiring Stories & Wisdoms

It's time to take charge and live the life you want

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7 Mother's Day Activities When Your Kids Aren't Around

By Sally Stich | Inspiring Stories & Wisdoms

If your kids can’t be with you, don’t despair. Live it up on your special day with these solo celebration ideas.

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8 Things to Know When You’re Over 60

By Sally Stich | Inspiring Stories & Wisdoms

With the big six-oh finally in the rearview mirror, here's what you can look forward to.

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7 Things Not Worth Stressing Over

By Suzanne Gerber, Next Avenue | Inspiring Stories & Wisdoms

Whether it’s maturity or loss, eventually, hopefully, something teaches us what is and isn’t important

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Fetus Appears to Clap Along to Mother's Singing

By The Editors | Inspiring Stories & Wisdoms

This baby is happy and she knows it. Watch as she shows it.

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Compatibility Horoscope

How well do you get along with your grandchild and other family members? Want to know if your personalities mesh?

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