Thoroughly Modern Mimis: Grandmothering is…

Suzanne 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!

Fill in the blank: Grandmothering is _____.


The best job in the world!!! —Linda Merwin Ware

A gift from God and needs to be warmly embraced. —Cheryl Marie Forget-DeForest

Overwhelming joy! —Linda Baio

Loving unconditionally. —Rosemary

A privilege. —Gail Estes Hollingsworth

How to keep young of heart, body, and mind! —Melody Tiegs

The best thing that happened to me!! —Sue Williams

A life-changing joy. —Roberta Peden

Another chance to fill you heart and home with love and kisses. —Rosemarie Gower Kelley

Is the most precious gift you will ever receive! —Barbara Lyman

A blessing and a job never done. —Rita Cruz

Priceless. —Pam Witczak Fallin

God’s reward for mothering teenagers. —Brenda Vess Teague

Payback! —Estela Barrera

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