Tag Archives: Amara

Bowling for Babies

Grandma Kc wrote this on April 8th, 2014 18 Replies

One of the best parts of living only one mile from Amara’s house is that it means we get to do a lot more little things together – the just stuff things, the everyday things. The last couple of weeks we have done lots of things. One of those things was picking Amara up after Read the Rest

Jog-a-thon 2014

Grandma Kc wrote this on March 24th, 2014 24 Replies

Friday was my 4th Jog-a-thon. It was Amara’s 5th but I missed the one when she was in Kindergarten. Since then I have gotten more involved each year and each year, I have had more fun. This was the best one yet. We got lucky again and had wonderful weather. It was a bit cool Read the Rest

Little Drummer Girl

Grandma Kc wrote this on February 18th, 2014 21 Replies

A few weeks ago, Amara spent the night with us and she noticed that I had four coffee cans sitting on the counter. I save them for scooping up lizards when Twiggy gets bored and leaves them in the front room. I put them back in the garden and then throw the can away. Twiggy Read the Rest

Tie Thursday

Grandma Kc wrote this on February 6th, 2014 18 Replies

Wednesday night Grampy and I were sitting in the office when Amara invited Grampy to a Google Hangout (video chat). “Grampy, will you teach me how to tie a tie?” One of the teachers started doing Tie Thursday for his 3rd grade class and the school has gone wild – lots of the students wanted Read the Rest

Just Playing

Grandma Kc wrote this on January 28th, 2014 23 Replies

There has been a lot of talk on Facebook lately about how kids don’t just play anymore. Everyone is so preoccupied with their screen time that they don’t get outside and just play. Certainly, kids don’t play in the neighborhood the way they did when I was young. I think we manage to do a Read the Rest

Cupcake Pride

Grandma Kc wrote this on January 15th, 2014 19 Replies

Amara spent the night with us Saturday. We had a fun evening watching Home Alone – a movie I hadn’t seen in years and that Amara had never seen! She loved it and put in a request for Home Alone Two. The problem was we woke up Sunday morning with no idea of what to Read the Rest