Tips for bonding with your new grandchild

One of the new trends in parenting is what some call a "babymoon," similar to a honeymoon but a time of intense bonding between parents and newborn. Often grandparents aren't welcome during the babymoon, which can be excruciating for those grandparents who are also eager to bond with their grandchild. But loving grandparents will find a way to bond with baby, in spite of obstacles.

Patience, of course, is the prime prerequisite, so be patient and understanding of the parents' wishes regarding your visits. Read more tips for hospital and home visits by clicking here.