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Jenna Bush Hager and Family Celebrate First Christmas Without Grandparents

Just a few short weeks after the world lost George H.W. Bush at the age of 94, his granddaughter Jenna Bush Hager faced the Christmas holiday without not only him, but also her grandmother Barbara. And just like her grandparents wanted, she did it with a smile on her face. The picture, which was shared … Read more

Barbara Bush Reveals Precious Wedding Gift She Feels Came From Late Grandmother

While the world continues to mourn the loss of former first lady Barbara Bush, the much-loved family has had to move on with their life. And on Oct. 7, they did just that at the much-anticipated wedding of the daughter of former President George W. Bush to screenwriter Craig Coyne. In a new interview with … Read more

George W. Bush Nearly Ruined Daughter Barbara’s Engagement

Barbara Bush recently wed the love of her life, Craig Coyne, in a quaint ceremony— but as it turns out, her dad, former president George W. Bush, nearly ruined the engagement in the most dad-like way ever. During the Monday, October 15 episode of “Today,” Jenna Bush Hager told Hoda Kotb the hilarious story of … Read more

Barbara Bush Opens Up on Decision to Marry Quickly So Her Grandfather Could Attend

If you’ve ever lost a close family member or friend, you know that while the initial grieving process is hard, it can be even harder when you realize they will no longer be able to take part in your major life events; weddings, births, celebrations, and even the hard times. When Barbara Bush’s grandmother and … Read more

Barbara Bush Marries Craig Coyne in Secret Weekend Wedding

Former President George W. Bush has a new son-in-law! His daughter Barbara got married October 7 to the love of her life, screenwriter Craig Coyne. According to People, only 20 family members were in attendance at the low-key ceremony, held at the Bush family’s compound in Kennebunkport, Maine. “Barbara is named for a unique and strong … Read more

President George H.W. Bush is in Intensive Care Just Days After Burying Wife of 73 Years, Barbara Bush

Just 24 hours after President George H.W. Bush buried his beloved wife of 73 years, Barbara Bush, he was admitted to a Houston hospital to treat an infection that spread to his bloodstream. Bush family spokesman Jim McGrath shared in a statement, “President Bush was admitted to the Houston Methodist Hospital yesterday morning after contracting an … Read more

This Picture of President George H.W. Bush With Presidents Bush, Clinton, and Obama Will Make You Proud to Be An American

It was a weekend of celebrating and remembering a life well-lived as thousands gathered in Houston to pay their respects to former First Lady (and Mother) Barbara Bush. While there were many striking images from the weekend, one stood out– after the funeral President George H.W. Bush gathered with former Presidents George W. Bush, Bill … Read more

Governor Jeb Bush’s Eulogy for Barbara Bush Was Touching (And At Times, Hilarious)

As 1,500 people gathered inside Houston’s St. Martin’s Episcopal Church to celebrate the life of former First Lady Barbara Bush, there were more laughs than tears. After the Bush granddaughters read Proverbs 31 and two family friends paid tribute to Bar, President George H.W. Bush‘s second oldest son, Jeb Bush, got up on behalf of … Read more

Country Stars React to the Passing of First Lady Barbara Bush

Country stars remember Barbara Bush

When news broke that former first lady Barbara Bush passed away Tuesday evening (April 15), country stars took to social media. Surrounded by loved ones, Barbara passed away holding her husband, President George H.W. Bush’s hand. As First Lady and First Mother, when her son George W. Bush became President, she touched the lives of … Read more

President George H.W. and Barbara Bush’s 73-Year-Long Marriage Was Fueled By The Sweetest Love Letters and Hilarious Jokes

President George H.W. Bush and Barbara Bush were married for 73 years before Barbara’s death on April 17, 2018. They had six children, 17 grandchildren and a love story better than anything Hollywood could ever come up with. The pair met as teenagers, engaged before WWII and married in 1945. Together, they shared hundreds of … Read more

Country Mourns the Loss of Former First Lady (and First Mother) Barbara Bush

Barbara Pierce Bush, the wife of President George H.W. Bush and mother of President George W. Bush, died on April 17, 2018, at 92-years-old, with her husband of 73 years at her side. Barbara was only the second woman in US history to be married to a president and raise a president, following in the … Read more

Jenna Bush Hager’s Tearful Update on Her Grandmother Barbara Bush’s Health Will Make You Cry Too

Former First Lady Barbara Bush,92,  is reportedly in failing health and has chosen to not seek medical treatment according to multiple reports. As she spends time at her home in Houston with President George H.W. Bush and the rest of her family, granddaughter Jenna Bush Hager took to “Today,” to give a bit of a … Read more