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28 great things I learned about being a grandmother

Oh the joys of being a grandmother! The day I became a grandmother was the greatest day of my life.  I spent countless hours rubbing little toes and fingers and monitoring his breathing.  A brand new baby boy was brought into my life.

Being a grandmother for the first time

I became a grandmother for the first time.  I read every poem or book on being a grandmother for the first time.  I desired to know what qualities made a good grandmother.

No book nor poem could prepare me for what was before me eyes.  I was in love.being a new grandmother

Over the past four years, I have learned a great deal and grown alongside of my grandson. I learned what it meant to be a grandparent.  You look up and a joy rushes over you that all the years of rearing your own culminated in good children and even more precious grandchildren.  I had did ok.

My grandson and I always have good times and wouldn’t trade it for the world.

What did I learn from being a grandmother? What are my thoughts on being a grandmother?

  1. You are loved unconditionally
  2. You love them unconditionally
  3. Grandchildren are the sweetest
  4. Kids a truly smart these days
  5. They make you feel special
  6. Make you proud
  7. Proud to show off
  8. You’ll buy gifts just because
  9. Gift giving never goes out of style
  10. Being silly is the greatest pastime
  11. It’s ok to stay up past 8
  12. Fresh baked cookies are ok to eat in morning
  13. I have new people to spoil
  14. I now know I did a good job with my own
  15. I feel extremely blessed
  16. Life is good
  17. Life is short
  18. Cherish every moment
  19. See grands often
  20. Create memories
  21. Create traditions such as taking annual trips.  Read my post on great trips the kids will love.
  22. Laughter and smiles are best things for soul
  23. It’s ok to cry we are human
  24. It’s ok to make mistakes I’m old
  25. I don’t know enough about electronics
  26. I can’t do all dances but grands have fun with me trying
  27. They aim to please and it melts my heart
  28. That I have fallen in love all over again

Being a grandma quotes

Being a grandmother comes with many hours and days of constant laugher.  There are so many funny and unique quotes about being a grandmother on the internet.  Here are a few of my favorites which I found during my numerous hours of internet perusal:

“Grandparents make the world … a little softer, a little kinder, a little warmer.” — Unknown

If nothing is going well, call your grandmother. – Italian Proverb

Grandmas hold our tiny hands for just a little while…..but our hearts forever. –  Unknown

Grandmothers always have time to talk and make you feel special.  – Catherine Pulsifer

If you like those, check out more being a grandma quotes!

I absolutely adore this picture! It  speaks volumes about the relationship.

I love being a grandmother! In a month he will be 4 and its the greatest things in the world to me.

Lovelies, how many of you are grandparents? And what are your greatest moments?

thank you Tausha

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