Beyond Grandma and Grandpa
Trendy naming is not reserved for newborns. No sirree! With the birth of a grandchild, grandparents can take advantage of the opportunity to grant themselves a new name… nickname, that is. And no one said it has to be traditional! This article features kooky, quirky, cute, and creative names for the wonderful grands out there who want something beyond “Grandma” and “Grandpa.”
While grandparents are sometimes granted a brand new name once their grandchild starts talking, it doesn’t hurt to settle on a nickname before baby is born. In fact, in today’s world of blended, divorced and remarried families, one child could have more than just four grandparents… and they all have to have their own nickname. What finer way to pay tribute to the matriarchs and patriarchs of families than encouraging them to choose an individual nickname derived from family heritage, the grands’ own personalities and beyond?
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