Karen L. Rancourt, Ph.D., Archives
Ask Dr. Gramma Karen Columns
Posted on GRANDMagazine.com
Jan / Feb 2014
When advising becomes interfering
Mar / Apr 2014
Squabbling grandparents beware!
Mar / Apr 2014
How would you feel if one of your daughters had an advanced or terminal disease and didn’t tell you about it?
Jul / Aug 2014
How grandparents can set ground rules
Sep / Oct 2014
Making grandparent-grandchildren road trips special
Nov / Dec 2014
Ever considered snorkeling the ideal holiday surprise?
Jan / Feb 2015
Even preschoolers can teach you a few new tricks
Mar / Apr 2015
Avoiding emotional minefields when grown children divorce
May / June 2015
Grandparents, put your affairs in order
What not to say to your grandchildren
Preserving family history and memory matters
Grandparents, consider the gift of a “gap year”
Are you too old for this?
To Skype or not to Skype
Named as one of the best 13 books for new grandparents:
Staying fit as a fiddle for the grandkids
When a spouse passes, what you say is important
Are your grandkids in your will?
The book of love . . . and life
The Secrets We Keep . . . Or Don’t
Presidential Election Aftermath in the Family
Posted May 18, 2017
13 Reasons Why: To Watch, or Not To Watch A Show About Teen Suicide
Keep In Contact With Your Grandchildren
Is Your Welcome Mat Out?
When Grandparents Feel Guilty
October 4, 2017
How to talk with your grandchildren about these senseless tragedies
After I’m gone, take out the garbage