About Grandma Kc

My name is Grandma Kc. I live in sunny Southern California with my hubby, Grandpa Richard and our three cats, Twiggy, Twursula and now Shebee. We have an amazing granddaughter named Amara who recently turned 10 years old. This blog is all about her!

The Beginning of a New Journey

Grandma Kc wrote this on April 8th, 2016 39 Replies

It is the beginning of a big change! Jenna announced it on Facebook last night: “I’ve got good news. Amara got into Orange County School of the Arts! Starting next (school) year we will be leaving our Santiago Elementary and Santiago School PTA family. That is all.” I’ve been wanting to share this story with Read the Rest

March in AmaraLand — the Cliff Notes

Grandma Kc wrote this on April 1st, 2016 24 Replies

March has been a very busy month. I can always tell how busy by the number of pictures taken. Now let me try to catch you up on everything we’ve been up to lately. Jog-a-thon kick off. March 1st was the first ever Jog-a-thon Kickoff Assembly! The PTA had always wanted to do a school Read the Rest

The Cat in the Hat Comes Back

Grandma Kc wrote this on March 8th, 2016 31 Replies

It was a great day to be a cat. I had been looking forward to playing the Cat in the Hat ever since I played him last year! Last year the PTA had celebrated Read Across America and Dr. Seuss’s birthday in a big way. They had received a grant from Lowe’s to help upgrade Read the Rest

The Second Annual Mother Son Event

Grandma Kc wrote this on March 4th, 2016 26 Replies

I know I am behind in my blogging (and my reading) but we have been busy having fun! Someday I am going to get caught up! Last year the PTA hosted their 1st Annual Mother and Son Event. I didn’t attend. It was a good thing I hadn’t volunteered as it was the day after Read the Rest

Mom Pride

Grandma Kc wrote this on January 31st, 2016 19 Replies

For many years now I have made Amara calendars for special members of her fan club – OK, family! This year I really got a late start on them but they finally were mailed! The hardest part of making the calendars is picking out just the right pictures for each month. January 2016′s page needs Read the Rest

Aliens, Gummies and Light Bulbs

Grandma Kc wrote this on January 25th, 2016 18 Replies

I know I say it all the time but we are so lucky living only a mile away from the Kids. We love being local grandparents. It means we get to see Amara a lot. Last Friday was the first PTA Popcorn Sale after school and Amara was right there to help run the fresh Read the Rest