How to take over from uGogo

2019-03-28 11:39

Babalwa Shota shares her journey of taking over the responsibility of raising her child permanently

'My granddaughter is a spoilt brat': a frustrated grandma's week-long nightmare

2017-10-06 18:03

This grandmother loves her granddaughter. But after the three-year-old stayed with her for a week, she's not sure she likes the little girl very much.

Mom, don't leave me!

2015-12-01 10:14

Any kind of separation from your child can cause her a great deal of distress. But there are ways to make this natural stage of babyhood easier for both of you.

Best pregnancy announcement ever!

2015-11-20 14:59

And a priceless reaction.

"Ouma, what was school like in your day?"

2015-10-09 09:29

How times have changed.

10 things I wish my grandchildren would stop doing

2015-09-28 15:28

A grandmother shares her wishes for her grandchildren.

Granny, 101, dies a week after inspirational photoshoot

2015-04-01 10:01

Photo prompts hundreds of people to send in multi-generational pics.

‘I wasn’t the worst parent after all!’

2015-02-10 11:47

Being a grandparent has shown Karen that some of her parenting actually worked.

Why we should value our elders

2014-10-20 16:26

Paballo Molahlehi explores the role our elders play in shaping who we become.

Brilliant chats between a teen and his grandma

2014-08-27 10:01

Teen YouTuber records dozens of hilarious Vine chats with his grandma.


What to do when gogo tries to dictate how your children should be raised

2018-11-09 10:17

When daughters become mothers and mothers become grandmothers, their relationships change.

Sunday is Grandparents Day! Watch the world’s sweetest grandpa comforting preemies and download our greeting card printables

2017-10-06 13:16

Grandpa David is a "baby buddy" and "professional snuggler" who volunteers to care for premature babies in the NICU and it's the sweetest and most adorable thing ever!

"Grandpa worked all his life for his retardment"

2015-11-27 10:20

A child's story about school holidays with Granny and Grandpa.

When grandparents become parents again

2015-11-13 10:09

A way of life for many.

10 things I want to tell Ouma (before I turn 30)

2015-09-29 15:47

In response to '10 things I wish my grandchildren would stop doing'

My ouma the Facebook stalker

2015-09-22 11:56

When grandparents get the hang of Facebook they could end up one step ahead.

Naming the grandparents

2015-03-27 15:30

How did you decide what your kids call their grandparents?

World's best grandpa!

2014-12-08 12:25

Grandpa-to-be gets the best Christmas gift ever.

Lovely Alzheimer’s video: ‘Do you know who I am?’

2014-09-03 09:39

Heartwarming video captures the moment an elderly mom remembers her daughter.

Overtime with grandkids saps women's brainpower

2014-04-14 11:28

Caring for grandkids may help older women stay mentally sharp, but taking care of them five days a week or more may have a negative impact on brain power.

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