Tag Archives: school

A Night Under the Stars

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

May 30th was the 3rd Annual Father and Daughter Dance and it was amazing! I told you that Mo and Jenna started texting each other to plan this on their way home from the 2nd Annual Dance! I knew they would make this one even better than the first two and they certainly did! This 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

The Trauma of Fourth Grade

Grandma Kc wrote this on February 28th, 2014 19 Replies

This is a special memory from my own childhood. Overall, I always enjoyed school but there are 2 years that stand out in my mind as being the worst years ever! 4th grade was one of those years and since Amara is in 4th grade, I figure she will really appreciate my story. Kindergarten through 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

Spelling Test Failure

Grandma Kc wrote this on January 10th, 2014 18 Replies

This is a special memory from my own childhood. I can’t recall what grade I was in or who my teacher was when I had my first huge public spelling failure, but I was very young. I do remember it being a very cold and dismal day so all of the overhead lights were on Read the Rest