Here are some of our favorite stories which show why we need to cherish our senior family members.
With today being the first World Day for Grandparents, we thought we’d share some articles that demonstrate just what a true blessing our senior family members are!
They lead by example
As the world has adapted to the pandemic, it’s the elderly who have been most affected. Often cut off from precious family members, they didn’t complain. They followed the rules and kept themselves and their loved ones protected. This story sums up so beautifully the power of their love.
They’re full of parenting wisdom
The modern world seems to move so quickly. As parents try to navigate it, sometimes pearls of wisdom from the older generations are much needed.
They pass down essential values
This charming story about a grandfather and his grandchildren reminds us how grandparents are key in sharing family history, and instilling values in our children.
They bring us back to basics
With the variety of foods available to us, we are spoiled for choice. However, we might not always make the best decisions when it comes to nourishing our bodies. If we look to our grandparents and great-grandparents, we can find a lot of wisdom when it comes to making healthier choices.
They’re a constant source of inspiration
While grandparents pass down life lessons and morals, they also inspire us with their attitude to life. This adorable elderly couple inspired many with their positivity and gratitude.