Category: Memories FOR Amara

These are memories from my own childhood that I wanted to be sure and share with Amara while I still remember them..

When I First Found Out

Grandma Kc wrote this on June 20th, 2014 20 Replies

This is a special memory from my own childhood. I was a very naïve child. I grew up on a farm and I knew about animals – especially dogs but at age eleven no one had explained he facts of life to me. It all happened one afternoon when the teenage daughter of one of Read the Rest

Childhood Guilt

Grandma Kc wrote this on June 13th, 2014 23 Replies

This is a special memory from my own childhood. I was about eight when I stole money out of my mom’s purse. I still carry the guilt. One of the things most of the kids that grew up in Jonesville, population 1700, during the fifties remember is taking the school bus to Baw Beese Lake, Read the Rest

Celebrating the Uns

Grandma Kc wrote this on June 6th, 2014 14 Replies

This is a special memory from my own childhood. I remember how excited my sister and I were. We had come up with an idea that we were sure would make our mother happy, which was something we strived for. We were planning to make her an Un-Anniversary cake to commemorate the day she and Read the Rest

How I Spell My Name

Grandma Kc wrote this on May 30th, 2014 27 Replies

This is a special memory from my own childhood. I spell my name Grandma Kc. It is Grandma not Grama or Granma or any other spelling because Daddy said so! I still remember that day. It was after my parents had gotten divorced and I was spending one of my monthly weekends with him. He Read the Rest

A Special Kind of Grandma Love

Grandma Kc wrote this on May 23rd, 2014 29 Replies

This is a special memory from my own childhood. When I wrote about my parents getting a divorce when I was about 10 I talked about how unfair it was that the divorce meant I wouldn’t have much contact with my grandparents or my other relatives, something that I have always felt was so unfair. Read the Rest

Fun on the Farm in the Spring

Grandma Kc wrote this on May 16th, 2014 21 Replies

This is a special memory from my own childhood. Recently I’ve seen many pictures of crab apple trees blooming and they bring childhood memories flooding back. Springtime always reminds me of some of the fun things we did with Daddy as little girls growing up on that big farm. Remember the crab apple orchard that Read the Rest