Category: Previously on Amara

These are memories that happened before I changed AmaraLand from a website to a blog. Many of them have been the result of old emails and some were inspired by old photos.

Meeting Aunt Sandy and Uncle Mark

Grandma Kc wrote this on October 23rd, 2014 16 Replies

This is another episode of Previously on Amara and comes from June of 2009. Amara would have been 5 years old. This was the summer that Aunt Sandy and Uncle Mark rode their Harleys from Michigan to southern California and back. Yes, my sister is a biker chick! Amara and her Daddy had never met Read the Rest

Grandma Goofed

Grandma Kc wrote this on August 19th, 2013 12 Replies

Because I didn’t turn AmaraLand into a blog until Amara was almost 6 years old, there are so many special memories that I never had a chance to write about. I even created a category called “Previously on Amara” so that I could go back and add some of those memories so they don’t get Read the Rest

The Story of the Red Shirt

Grandma Kc wrote this on January 10th, 2013 13 Replies

My cousin asked me what it said on Grampy’s red shirt, the one he had worn in our New Year’s picture. She could make out that it said “Amara” on his shirt but what did it say under that? This is the story. After many years together Grampy and I were married May 7th, 2005 Read the Rest

The Art of Yoinking

Grandma Kc wrote this on November 9th, 2012 13 Replies

This is another episode of Previously on Amara and comes from June of 2005. Amara would have been 14 months old. “Did you yoink me in that picture?” I don’t know if Amara actually remembers being yoinked or if she just remembers it from hearing us talk about yoinking her! We had been looking at Read the Rest

The Summer of the Pumpkin

Grandma Kc wrote this on May 21st, 2012 8 Replies

This is another episode of Previously on Amara and comes from the summer of 2007, also known as the Summer of the Pumpkin. Amara would have been three years old then and she loved helping Grandma in the backyard. I was reading Grandma J’s blog the other day and she wrote how she wanted her Read the Rest

Making Bread Pudding

Grandma Kc wrote this on December 11th, 2011 7 Replies

This is another episode of Previously on Amara from January of 2009. Amara was about 5 years old. I was inspired to write this post after visiting Nanny Anna’s blog and reading her post about Peach Bread Pudding. I have always loved homemade bread pudding. So when I got to craving it I thought it Read the Rest