Monthly Archives: February 2013

STAR Awards

Grandma Kc wrote this on February 28th, 2013 10 Replies

“This is an exciting day. These are one of the days when you wake up in the morning and you know you are going to have a great day because we get to celebrate. We are celebrating CSTs from last year…”        Amara’s Principal This week they had the awards ceremony to recognize Read the Rest

Through Amara’s Eyes

Grandma Kc wrote this on February 25th, 2013 10 Replies

I love this picture. I created it in Photoshop back in 2007 and I have always really loved it. Amara does have the most gorgeous blue eyes and beautiful long lashes that she inherited from her Daddy. I love this picture. For Christmas Sandy, my wonderful baby sister that I talk about all the time, Read the Rest

AmaraLand Needs Your Votes!

Grandma Kc wrote this on February 20th, 2013 12 Replies

Amara and I are both very excited! AmaraLand (the blog) was selected as one of five finalists in the category of Favorite Grandparenting Blog in the Readers’ Choice Awards on About.com! Three years ago when I started her blog I never thought that anyone other than family would read it. So being a finalist is Read the Rest

Creative Pancakes

Grandma Kc wrote this on February 18th, 2013 15 Replies

Amara and I really enjoy making breakfast together. She told me the other day that she was glad that she had one Grandma that liked to cook with her and one Grandma that liked to sew with her. I am so glad her other Grandma is doing the sewing thing. I used to love to Read the Rest

E.T. and the Aliens

Grandma Kc wrote this on February 11th, 2013 12 Replies

It had been over three weeks since Grampy and I had hugged Amara. I don’t think we have ever gone that long before but we had gone to a convention and come home with Monster Bugs and we didn’t want to expose her. Not only was I missing Amara, I was going crazy missing her Read the Rest

Frog legs! Frog legs! Frog legs!

Grandma Kc wrote this on February 4th, 2013 14 Replies

I think one of the reasons that children and grandchildren, especially grandpas, get along so well is because they both like telling the same stories and jokes over and over again! Is there a grandma out there who hasn’t heard the knock, knock, banana joke a hundred times? Or the famous grandpa line “Have I Read the Rest