13 Pieces Of Advice From Grandmas Who Are Winning At Life


Being a grandparent is an opportunity to be awesome. You’ve lived a good chunk of time and collected many life lessons–and if you’ve lived an interesting life, many of these lessons won’t be “PG.” As your grandchildren start to figure out life, it’s your chance–your DUTY–to tell it like it is. Unlike when you were a parent, you don’t need to worry about setting an example. Go nuts!

If we’re all lucky enough to become grandparents one day, we should all be as funny as these grandmas.

1. Self-care is important.

2. Grandmas always know how to make you feel better.

3. On finding “The One.”

4. Another solid strategy.

5.  Still, it’s not all sunshine and roses.

6. On the fleeting nature of happiness.

7. A surefire plan for financial stability.

8. How to win any argument.

9. The importance of honesty.

10. Distracted driving is a no-no.

11. On dealing with difficult people.

12. This one might come from personal experience.

13. And finally, how to save money on mittens.


h/t: Buzzfeed