Monthly Archives: December 2013

Christmas Celebrations and a Snowball Fight

Grandma Kc wrote this on December 31st, 2013 14 Replies

Amara and I had fun getting ready for Christmas. We did fun things together like wrapping presents, decorating the Christmas tree, making green and red pre-Christmas pancakes and decorating a gingerbread house to use as a centerpiece for the Christmas dinners. Most of this was done while listening to My Little Pony music but it Read the Rest

Just Let Me Sleep

Grandma Kc wrote this on December 27th, 2013 18 Replies

This is a special memory from my own childhood. I have always been a good sleeper. My sister did not like to sleep. She hated going to sleep at night but more than anything, she hated taking naps. I loved my naps! This was a problem. A problem caused by the fact that we slept Read the Rest

Selling Cookies with Amara

Grandma Kc wrote this on December 26th, 2013 14 Replies

Last week one of the 1st grade teachers and one of the 3rd grade teachers from Amara’s school, along with one of their college friends presented a wonderful holiday program. The teachers had asked Jenna and Mo if they wanted to help and to make a little extra money for the PTA at the same Read the Rest

The many times Dad lost us

Grandma Kc wrote this on December 20th, 2013 19 Replies

This is a special memory from my own childhood. One of my best childhood memories is of the pine trees my Dad grew. I am not sure how many of the 49+ acres was used to raise them I just know I loved those trees. No matter what the time of year they were the Read the Rest

My Birthday vs Christmas

Grandma Kc wrote this on December 13th, 2013 31 Replies

This is a special memory from my own childhood. Do you see the birthday cake sitting in front of me? It was 1952 and I was celebrating my 3rd birthday at my Grandparents house. I don’t remember that birthday but I do remember that house. I remember that for a long time there was a Read the Rest