About Grandma Kc

My name is Grandma Kc. I live in sunny Southern California with my hubby, Grandpa Richard and our three cats, Twiggy, Twursula and now Shebee. We have an amazing granddaughter named Amara who recently turned 13 years old. This blog is all about her!

Starting 6th Grade

Grandma Kc wrote this on September 7th, 2015 18 Replies

It has been over 2 weeks since I wrote about the highlights of our summer. Once again, we’ve been busy having fun and I just haven’t taken time to write about it. “Taken time” somehow makes it seem like there was time – there has been no time! I’m hoping with this long holiday weekend Read the Rest

Summer Highlights 2015

Grandma Kc wrote this on August 21st, 2015 32 Replies

It has been a busy summer and I have sure gotten behind in documenting it all! Sometimes I feel like if I don’t have an event to blog about it isn’t worth writing. Then I think about how lucky I am to get to live so close to Amara that I get to do so Read the Rest

Just Pull Over

Grandma Kc wrote this on July 31st, 2015 39 Replies

While AmaraLand is usually all about Amara, this is a special memory from my own childhood. By now if you’ve read some of the posts from my own childhood, you’ve probably figured out that my mother had some issues and she certainly didn’t set a very good example for my sister and me. This was Read the Rest

When Friends Move Away

Grandma Kc wrote this on July 16th, 2015 39 Replies

This is hard to write. For months now, we have known that Matthew, Mo and the girls might be moving. We’ve known it would be a wonderful opportunity for their family but deep down inside we hoped it wouldn’t happen. We would miss them all so much. We admit we are selfish. It all became Read the Rest

Summer Baking

Grandma Kc wrote this on July 6th, 2015 25 Replies

I love being in the kitchen with Amara and we both love making monkey bread! It has been almost 4 years since we made that first loaf of Monkey Bread. Since then we’ve made all kinds of monkey bread in our search for the best one ever. We made a Chocolate Orange Monkey Bread with Read the Rest

Shades of Silliness

Grandma Kc wrote this on June 30th, 2015 28 Replies

It has been weeks since Amara spent the night with us. Between all the activities and my bout with the shingles last weekend was the first chance we had. We had fun! We made Apple Fritter Monkey Bread! More on that later. I think the most fun of the weekend was bath time! Bath time Read the Rest