Monthly Archives: May 2012

The Summer of the Sunflowers

Grandma Kc wrote this on May 31st, 2012 10 Replies

This is another episode of Previously on Amara and is from the summer of 2009. Amara would have been five years old and would start kindergarten in the fall. It was the summer of the sunflowers. It was also the summer of Aunt Sandy and Uncle Mark but that is a memory all of it’s Read the Rest

Grandma’s Surprise Plan

Grandma Kc wrote this on May 24th, 2012 20 Replies

Don’t you love it when a plan comes together? Amara spent the night with us last Saturday night and she really wanted to go to the beach on Sunday morning. The beach just wasn’t in the plans for the day so she settled for playing in the water in the front yard and we had 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

Jog-a-thon 2012

Grandma Kc wrote this on May 15th, 2012 10 Replies

So Friday was the Jog-a-thon and lucky me, I got to be there! The temp job that I had been working ended two days before the big event. Talk about perfect timing! When I told Amara that I was going to be able to go she was so excited! “That’s great Grandma, because last year Read the Rest

Amara’s First Design

Grandma Kc wrote this on May 10th, 2012 11 Replies

Friday is the Jog-a-thon at Amara’s school. It is one of the big fund raisers that they do every year. They run the different ages at different times and it so much fun to watch. They blast loud music and the kids run around the big field. They have lots of volunteers to make sure Read the Rest

Amara makes the Principal’s Honor Roll Again

Grandma Kc wrote this on May 7th, 2012 9 Replies

Amara made the Principal’s Honor Roll again this trimester. She made it the first trimester of second grade and we are hoping to have a repeat of the three-peat we had last year. She is such a good student. They had the awards ceremony last week and unfortunately we couldn’t be there this time. But Read the Rest