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Should I breastfeed?

Dear Grandma,

I’m close to my delivery time for my son. This is it first pregnancy and I want to know from a mother’s view if breastfeeding is the best for my baby. I’ve heard from my mother-in-law that it isn’t. Read More

Should I have another child?

Dear Grandma Maggie,

Hi My name is Alicia and I have 3 children, 2 from a previous relationship and 1 with my husband. My question or concern is about having another baby. I am not currently pregnant but I can’t seem to get it off my brain. Read More

I’m having triplets!

Hi Grandma Maggie,

I got pregnant about three months ago, and my husband and I just got back from a doctor’s visit and just found out that we are going to have triplets. We are not that prepared for three children right away, but family and friends have said that they will help. Read More

My son won’t take naps!

Hi Grandma Maggie,

I am a first time, stay-at-home mother who is having a heck of a time getting my 19 month old son to nap (I am also 36 weeks pregnant with my second son)! He has always been a little finicky in his napping (if we had any change in schedule it would take him a day or so to recover) but we have had the same routine since he was about 10 months old; bedtime from 7:30pm-7:30am, nap from 12:30-2:30pm. Read More

My kids are afraid to go to sleep.

Hi Grandma Maggie,

I came upon your page and figured I’d give it a shot on this issue we’re having in our home.

My husband, kids and I just moved into a new house. For the first time we have a smoke alarm in every bedroom as well as a security system that we have no idea how to use. Read More

What should my grandchild call me?

My daughter is having a baby. The baby will call my mum (its greatgrandmother) “Nanny.” The baby will call my daughter’s mother-in-law Granny. My name is Lilbet and I want to be called something other than grandma since I’m 39. Can you suggest something, please? Read More

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