Contents

See Chapter Synopsis for a brief summary of each chapter .

The first page of each chapter is a removable crib sheet which functions as a "to-do checklist" for that chapter.

1. Increase Involvement in New Grandchild Preparations

2. Helping at Birth and with the Newborn

3. Creating Good Relations with the Parents

4. Getting More Visits

5. Getting Your Share of Holiday, Birthday, and Other Special Occasion Visits

6. When Things are too Good at Grandma's: How to Get Less Visits

7. Effective Long Distance Grandparenting

8. Create Meaningful Shared Experiences

9. Thoughtful Gifts that Resonate

10. Staying the Favorite