Monthly Archives: November 2012

Our Pre-Thanksgiving Event

Grandma Kc wrote this on November 30th, 2012 13 Replies

Recently I got a chance to take Amara to her Tae Kwon Do class — you know I loved it! I was so impressed by how much better she had gotten and by how serious she takes it. When she started back to school this year she had to make a choice between Tae Kwon Read the Rest

Watching Amara Grow

Grandma Kc wrote this on November 28th, 2012 15 Replies

First just watch the picture and then I will explain. Isn’t that the cutest thing ever? A few weeks ago I did a post about the Art of Yoinking and there were a lot of comments about how much big girl Amara and baby Amara look alike. Grampy and I comment on that all the Read the Rest

Another Tradition Passed Down

Grandma Kc wrote this on November 19th, 2012 16 Replies

Growing up I hated all condiments except ketchup. If something had mustard on it I would starve before I would eat it. I was almost as bad about stuff with mayonnaise on or in it. Just the thought of relish made my skin crawl. I was in my mid twenties before I would eat anything 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

Now This is How We have Fun

Grandma Kc wrote this on November 6th, 2012 14 Replies

This was the kind of visit with Amara that we love. We had fun last weekend but our attempt at making Cinderella’s Pumpkin Carriage wasn’t our most successful bonding and crafting experience. Well, we more than made up for it this weekend. Amara came with movie and recipe book in hand and Grampy had decided Read the Rest

Cinderella’s Carriage

Grandma Kc wrote this on November 3rd, 2012 13 Replies

I was thinking the other day of a question Grandma Lisa used to ask when she hosted Grilled Grandmas. What is one thing you wish you had learned earlier as a grandparent? I had answered “That the housework will wait”. Well, I have definitely learned something new and I wanted to share it. Lesson Learned: Read the Rest