Tag Archives: Amara

Happy Twelfth Birthday Amara!

Grandma Kc wrote this on April 21st, 2016 12 Replies

It has become a tradition to make sure that Amara’s picture is on the channel 7 news on her birthday! This is our fourth year. They no longer announce their age or their location so I just captured a photo. Happy Birthday Amara! We love you!

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 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

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

Another SnowVenture

Grandma Kc wrote this on December 30th, 2015 14 Replies

Yesterday I told you about part one of our Christmas. Today I bring you part two! Amara must have asked me at least three times if the Snow had arrived yet. I reassured her it had arrived, been wrapped and was under the Christmas tree for her and Fred to open the day after Christmas. Read the Rest