Since October 2011, Huff/Post50 has provided a unique platform for readers and writers to explore the issues and ideas that matter most to those over 50. Our aim has been to remind people that it’s never too late to change your life, pursue your passion or prioritize personal happiness and wellbeing over traditional definitions of success. We’ve emphasized the importance of self-reliance — but also the importance of friends and family. And indeed, for many people, the family member who has made the biggest impact is a grandparent.
And so, with Grandparents Day coming up on Sept. 7th, we’d like to take a moment to celebrate the incredible contributions grandparents have made in our lives. Grandparents are a vital part of our society and their wisdom..