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Thoroughly Modern Mimis: Virtual Grandparenting

Suzanne Family, Thoroughly Modern Mimi

Welcome back to Thoroughly Modern Mimis! Mimi, Grammy, Nana, GiGi, Oma, Grandma . . . they’re all terms of endearment for one of the most important roles in life’s second act: grandparenting. And what a grand act it is! Having grandchildren two states away, virtual grandparenting is a must. We use FaceTime all. the. time. From reading stories, to showing …

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Thoroughly Modern Mimis: Grandkids Say the Darndest Things (Part 2)

Suzanne Fun, Thoroughly Modern Mimi

Welcome back to Thoroughly Modern Mimis! Mimi, Grammy, Nana, GiGi, Oma, Grandma . . . they’re all terms of endearment for one of the most important roles in life’s second act: grandparenting. And what a grand act it is! Thanks for sharing your funny grandkid moments last week — I couldn’t help but laugh at the curious ways their growing minds …

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Thoroughly Modern Mimis: Meet My Grandkids

Suzanne Thoroughly Modern Mimi

Mimi, Grammy, Nana, GiGi, Oma, Grandma . . . they’re all terms of endearment for one of the most important roles in life’s second act: grandparenting. Last week I shared how the idea for Thoroughly Modern Mimis came about and what my grandkids call me: mimi! I enjoyed reading about the various terms of endearment your grandchildren have for you. Thanks for sharing! …

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This Mimi Gig

Suzanne Thoroughly Modern Mimi

A few months ago, a curious thing happened, quite accidentally. On Facebook, I posted a picture of this wooden plaque: “Going viral” no longer meant a bout with the flu. That one FB post had 99,000 shares and reached over 7 million FB users, brought in hundreds of likes on my author page, plus I have received more reader e-mail asking …