I thought I knew the meaning of love until my first grandchild was born. Grandmothers told me it would be indescribable and even more amazing than having my own children and not until I held my grandson have I felt a joy this intense.

Why is having a grandchild so special? In a recent class at The School of Healing Arts, Susan taught us the meaning of unconditional love. I thought I loved my children unconditionally and she explained as parents we do not. We see our children’s faults and love them fiercely. Grandparents do not see flaws, they just…

Stephanie J Shockley

Integrative Therapist, Energy healer, lover of the outdoors

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