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For grandparents who will be, or who are interested in being, involved in the lives of their peacefully parented grandchildren, familiarizing yourself with this short list of Do’s and Don’ts will go a long way. Do follow the lead and respect the wishes of the parent at all times…across the board Do respect your grandchild’s feelings, body,…

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I used to get angry at my son’s behavior. Looking back now, I realize that screaming, yelling, manhandling and threatening a small child, who may already be feeling frustrated, sad, or scared, does not help. I get it. But at the time, I wasn’t thinking. I was just reacting. I went to see a counsellor…

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