Category: Backyard Fun

These memories are all about things that specifically happened in our backyard, also known as AmaraLand.

A Ghostly Good Time!

Grandma Kc wrote this on October 31st, 2010 10 Replies

I was in the middle of making out my grocery list this morning when Jenna sent me a message and asked me if we could watch Amara for a couple of hours while she went to visit her Dad. I’ve told you before that going to the grocery store with Amara is so much more Read the Rest

When Twursula went missing

Grandma Kc wrote this on October 11th, 2010 12 Replies

Amara was only 18 months old when Twursula went missing. Twurs is one of the cats that shares AmaraLand. She was gone for 2 of the l o n g e s t weeks ever. When Amara was a little older — maybe 2½ — I told her the Twursula story as a bedtime story since I knew she wouldn’t remember Read the Rest

Ants on a Log

Grandma Kc wrote this on August 6th, 2010 7 Replies

The summer is rushing by and I haven’t had time to document all of the fun we have been having! Let me tell you about this afternoon. Amara’s Mom had an appointment so Amara came over and spent part of the afternoon with me — Grandpa was at work — I had her all to Read the Rest

Fun with Spot and Kitty

Grandma Kc wrote this on July 6th, 2010 10 Replies

I think most of us have at least one special stuffed toy from our past that we will never forget. For me it was this big pink stuffed rabbit named Fluffy that had long floppy ears. A close runner up was my purple elephant, Dumbo. Amara has lots of toys, both here and at home. Read the Rest

Let the Water Wars begin

Grandma Kc wrote this on June 26th, 2010 21 Replies

Amara loves playing in water! She loves bubble baths. She loves jumping in mud puddles! She loves playing with the waves at the beach. She loves playing in the sprinklers and she LOVES being chased by Grandma and the hose. She loves getting drinks out of that hose that result in getting drenched. She loves Read the Rest

Birthday Bash

Grandma Kc wrote this on April 26th, 2010 9 Replies

It was a wonderful day for a birthday party and everything went perfectly. The weather man had predicted 72° with patchy clouds and it was exactly that – a perfect day for a bouncy house and 20+ kids to be in the backyard. Twiggy and Twursula could not have disagreed more. They really didn’t like Read the Rest