Host Karyn Foley's guests are Michael and Jill Milligan,
authors of "Grandma Rules: Notes on Grandmotherhood, the
World's Best Job" and "Grandpa
Rules: Notes on Grandfatherhood, The World's Best"
is a former stand-up comedian, grandmother of four.
Michael Milligan has been a comedy writer for over thirty
years, with credits including Good Times, Maude,
All in the Family, The Jeffersons, and
A response to all those grandmother
books with flowers and puppies on the cover, Grandma Rules is
a book for the hip, baby boomer grandma who realizes that after all
the work she put into her own kids, she can take a break and have
fun with her grandkids. This book is laugh out loud funny while
offering useful insights and tips on how to embrace the world’s
Fourteen years ago, Mike Milligan learned he would become a
grandfather for the first time. He was surprised to find that there
was little or no information available on what it means to be a
grandfather, how to make the most of the experience, and how to be
the best grandfather possible. Sure, there were shelves of books
dedicated to grandmothers—all with cuddly covers depicting spring
bouquets or gentle little lambs. But there was not a single book
that spoke to him, a sixty-four-year-old grandfather-to-be. It
struck him that there were countless other grandfathers out there
experiencing this same feeling of neglect. With over a decade of
grandparenting under his belt, Milligan is thrilled to offer his
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