Grandparents play such a special role in many families, and this is certainly the case in my experience. I grew up living in the same home with my grandparents…. 3 generations sharing time day in and day out. Now that I have children of my own, I can see that my parents have become my children’s greatest fans, and that their greatest delight is to spend time with my 3 kids.
As I sat down today to give some thought to my Christmas list for the coming season, I actually felt a bit stumped for gift ideas that I could give to my children’s 4 grandparents this year. Some grandparents have everything that they need, others are not much interested in “things”. Some of my happiest personal gift giving experiences have been watching my children’s grandparents open gifts that I knew would fill their hearts with joy and help them know how grateful we are to have them in our lives.
So today I wanted to ask YOU this question: ”What is the most memorable gift you have ever given to your children’s grandparents?”
Here is a list of my best gift ideas for grandparents…
- A set of personalized Christmas ornaments. Each ornament featured a photo of one of the grandchildren… my children as well as each of their cousins.
- A framed collage of each grandchild containing photos of that child through the years from baby through toddler and all the way up to present day photos. [Read more...]