My name is Elaine, but five of my favorite people call me Gramma Mac!
An award-winning writer, author, blogger, and columnist, I love to celebrate grandparenting, and have been doing so since my my first grandchild – now a teenager – was born. To read more of my “back story,” click here.
I am passionate about discovering and sharing resources with other grandparents, empowering them to intentionally create memories and build relationships with their grands.
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101 ideas for crafts, recipes, traditions, outdoor fun, conversations, and activities that are perfectly suited for grandparents and their grands.
Harvest of Joy
An amazing story of God’s faithfulness through tragedy. I was honored to be entrusted with helping Jan tell her story.
Lost Child Of Greece: One Orphan’s Incredible Journey Home
It was indeed a privilege to help Amalia write her inspirational memoir. Readers will join Amy’s journey through abandonment, adoption, and adventures as God brings healing and wholeness where there once was woundedness.
My Brain Is Amazing
Celebrate with Alex as he realizes his brain is amazing and discovers tools to help him be the best he can be in spite of his learning diff-abilities. 67 pages + 20 pages of kid-friendly resources
The Road To Explode
A great resource for strong-willed children and the parents, teachers, and classmates who care.
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Feasting with Friends
How can it be? I'm seated next to the One who came to save the world. Yet, only He knows what lies ahead. No one else knows...well, except for me! I was given a glance into the future - a flash forward, if you will. I know what's coming but the others seated around the table are clueless. That...
The Ratcliffs of Lancashire, England
Fierce storms battered the small fleet of forty ships accompanying William Penn and his family to a colony to be named Pennsylvania. Charles II of England granted this colony to Penn, and he gathered other Quakers and set sail on the 5th day of the 7th month of 1682. Thirty-nine passengers...
Meet the Ancestors!
Want to be part of a totally unscientific study?Recently, I learned about a study conducted by One Poll for Ancestry (the company). I found it FASCINATING! Just for fun, here's what was asked of participants. Let's see how my readers compare with those who were involved in this study.Grab a...