Grandmotherhood

Journey from Hate to Freedom

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Margarete (Gretel) Marcus – her story is one which needs to be told often and by many, lest we forget. Gretel was my Oma (German for grandmother), she always asked me to write a book about her life, but for…

Grandma’s back!

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Hi Everyone! I’m finally home from Florida and right back in the swing of things. I was lucky enough to have visits from all those grandkids of mine – two weeks with the older ones and a whole month with…

Balancing Grandma time and me time

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Hi again! So I’ve been doing a lot of jet setting lately. Sicily in October for 2 weeks (just me and Gramps), then Florida after that, which brought me to the realization that I better get home fast for a…

Being a hands-on grandmother

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I love being a hands-on grandmother! It’s especially easy when you have daughters-in-law who welcome your involvement. Since my grandkids were babies, I’ve managed to maintain my own career, run to the gym, play golf, have lunch with my friends,…