Would You Date a Grandmother?

date a grandmotherMy oldest daughter just gave birth to a beautiful baby girl. It’s an amazing thing – witnessing your daughter carry a baby for nine months and then become a mother. And ready or not, I became a grandmother. I’m actually very ready. I’m excited to get to know this little baby girl. Everyone asks, “What will you be called?” I’m no Nanny, Nanna, Nona, Oma, Grandma, Granny, Bubby, or Savta. I decided on “Mima”. That is of course until the baby starts to talk and calls me whatever she likes. But for now, I’m basking in the glory of being Mima to this miraculous little being. And I get to hold her for the first time tomorrow. So exciting! I’m a grandmother! And then I wonder, how will being a grandmother effect my dating? I mean, would you date a grandmother?

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