The 5 Things Grandparents Do Better Than Parents

We grands are a modest lot. We don’t like to brag about ourselves, but as my own wise mother said, “If you don’t say nice things about yourself, why would anyone else?” She was trying to instill confidence, and was encouraging me to recognize my strengths and tout them to…

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Overthinkers May Be Smarter And More Creative Than Everyone Else

The inner dialogue of an overthinker is often filled with uncertainty and self-doubt (sounds fun, right?). But it’s certainly not all bad news. The constant chatter in a neurotic person’s mind can also yield some pretty positive traits. Psychologists and research studies are giving credence to the idea that there are…

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13 Badass Grandparents Who Are Having More Fun Than You

Personally, we think aging gets a bad rap. Getting older doesn’t mean you have to slow down, settle down or stop having fun. Remember the 100-year-old birthday girl who killed a game of beer pong? And there are plenty of other grandparents putting to rest the myth that older folks spend…

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Proof That The Grandparent-Grandchild Bond Is Stronger Than Ever

National Grandparents Day is coming up on Sunday, Sept. 11, so Huff/Post50 decided to take a moment to celebrate the incredible contributions grandparents have made to our lives. We asked you to tell us about your grandparents and what they mean to you —and we were inundated with inspiring stories. Featured below are…

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Teens Less Likely to Smoke Pot than 40-Year-Olds

The pot-smoking teen is a common stereotype, but a new government study has found that Americans ages 35 to 44 are now more likely to smoke marijuana than young people ages 12 to 17. While marijuana use has dramatically increased for older people, teen use has remained steady. If the…

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