Recent Articles by Guest Writer - Woman's World
Win Great Prizes from Woman's World!
Subscribe & Save!
Food & Recipes
Win Great Prizes from Woman's World!
Subscribe & Save!
Recent Articles by Guest Writer
Aug 14, 2018 3:00 pm
9 Parenting Trends That Today's Grandparents Just Don't Understand
Back in the 70s, I was a fairly progressive parent. I embraced Lamaze, La Leche League and Dr. Spock. I even made my own baby food. But in the time between parenting and grandparenting, I lost...
Aug 10, 2018 1:00 pm
Can Supplements Help Prevent Cancer?
Is it really possible to prevent precursors to one of the deadliest killers in the US with the best anti-cancer supplements? For the last several years, the Centers for Disease Control and...
Aug 9, 2018 4:31 pm
7 Things to Consider If You're Torn Between Buying or Leasing a Car in Your 50s
Your parents bought their cars, your siblings buy their cars, and you buy your cars — and there’s no real reason to change, right? Actually, that could be wrong. Although leasing isn’t right for...
Aug 2, 2018 12:04 pm
8 Rules Grandparents Shouldn't Break When There's a New Baby
Becoming a new grandparent is an event as revolutionary as the invention of the wheel, if you listen to my grandparent friends. Besides giving them a new little being to love and spoil, the birth...
Jul 29, 2018 4:00 pm
9 Best Swivel Seats to Make Getting Out of the Car a Little Easier
It will be easier to travel and transport your loved ones to and from appointments, shopping, and recreational activities by getting a swivel car seat for adults. Adaptive equipment and other...
Jul 27, 2018 3:00 pm
Sorry, I'm the Grandmother, Not the Babysitter
When my son was a baby and my parents came to visit, I never dreamed of asking them to babysit their grandkids while my son's father and I headed to the nearest spa for a few days of R&R. Au...
Jul 27, 2018 2:00 pm
12 Best Magnesium Oil Sprays for Natural Pain Relief
If you have tired, aching muscles, too many sleepless nights, or suffer from tension headaches, try spraying your body with magnesium oil for pain relief. Using just a small amount may help you...
Jul 26, 2018 11:03 am
8 Lessons You Must Learn to Be an Incredible Long-Distance Grandparent
Dear heartbroken long-distance grandma, First, let me say congratulations on your grandma status! Whether you just learned you'd soon have a grandchild, a newborn grandkid recently arrived, or one...
Jul 23, 2018 2:00 pm
7 Ways to Deepen Your Bond With Your Grandkids
Many people can say they're a grandmother, but actually being a good one is an entirely different ball game. From unconditionally supportive to a loving and trusted listener, here are seven things...
Jul 18, 2018 11:34 am
Curiosity Drove Me to Try Friendship 'Speed Dating' — And Now I Think Everyone Should Try It
Frankly, I wouldn’t have attended the speed-dating-for-friends event if I’d realized that it was advertised far-and-wide in the Washington, D.C. area. The woman who organized it had indicated it...
Jul 16, 2018 1:00 pm
When Grandma Misbehaves: How to Avoid 5 Situations That Could Lead to a Grandparent 'Time Out'
Linda Ferguson was eager to meet her new granddaughter. She hadn't been invited to the birth or allowed to visit in the weeks following, since the parents wanted to bond with their baby without...
Jul 9, 2018 12:00 pm
8 Reasons Why I Really, Really Don't Want to Be a Grandma
I don’t think there was a time in my life when I didn’t want children. Becoming a mother completed me in a way I never thought possible, and I wouldn’t trade any moments with my children for all...
Jul 5, 2018 5:00 pm
9 Things Grandmothers Should Never Do
Being a grandmother is a wonderful gift, isn't it? And while there are certain special grandmother rules we should all strive to live by, there are also a certain few things we should vow to never,...
Jul 5, 2018 3:29 pm
Keep the Peace: 5 Ways to Get Along With the Other Set of Grandparents in Your Grandkids' Lives
Something about having to share grandchildren can bring out the wolf in the gentlest grandma. Maybe it's just that our time with our grands tends to be limited, so we work up a genuine dislike for...
Jun 30, 2018 9:00 am
There's a Proper Way to Lovingly Disagree With Your Child's Parenting Choices
Zip your lip. Bite your tongue. Keep a closed mouth and an open mind. Most advice for new grandparents begins with one of these bits, and veteran grandparents tend to agree. Still, surely there are...
Jun 28, 2018 2:00 pm
12 Best Arthritis Creams to Soothe Your Aches and Pains
Joint pain and inflammation can be quite unpleasant, but the best arthritis creams may ease those symptoms. There are many over-the-counter creams, gels, and rubs that mitigate swelling, pain, and...
Jun 27, 2018 8:00 am
Want to Live Longer? Here Are the 6 Best Diets for Longevity
It’s an age-old question: Which diet will add more years to your life? In other words, what is the best diet for longevity? The good news is that there is no shortage of well-balanced eating plans...
Jun 6, 2018 3:00 pm
7 Best Hair Growth Supplements for Women Over 50
The best hair growth supplements for women over 50 can encourage thick, voluminous hair. Isn't that what we all want? The average person loses about 100 strands of hair per day. As times goes on,...
Jun 3, 2018 2:00 pm
10 Things to Send With Your Grandchildren When They Move Away
Sometimes, regardless of how much we wish things could be different, grandchildren and their parents move away from Grandma and Grandpa. Perhaps there's a better financial situation for Mom or Dad...
May 12, 2018 11:00 am
Does Mother's Day Really Have to Be Grandmother's Day, Too?
Who doesn't enjoy getting breakfast in bed, along with homemade gifts and sticky kisses? Mother's Day should be every mom's favorite day of the year, right? In fact, Mother's Day can be a big...