Christmas Cookie Day Tradition

Christmas Cookie Day Tradition

Christmas Cookie Day Tradition- Christmas traditions sometimes carry on through our children and when they grow up and have families of their own they are shared with their families and of course they make their own traditions too. But, one Christmas tradition that has lasted through the years is our Christmas cookie day tradition . I [read more…]

Our Granddaughter, Stop Bullying Words Do Hurt

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It’s Wordy, Wordless Wednesday….Today’s photos are more serious than usual and are not my photography.They are the work of the talented photographer Lisa Tucker. Those of you who visit regularly know that I have written about my experience with bullying and our granddaughters experience with bullying ( although I kept her experiences private). Lisa Tucker of Lisa [read more…]

Making Happy Memories


We have had our beautiful grandchildren ( four of the five) staying with us for a few days while their parents have been out of town.I love being a Grandma! The toughest part is getting them all ready for school in the morning (except the youngest he gets to sleep in). Our oldest ( she’s 13) was [read more…]

Kindergarten Tears

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Time for Tid Bit Tuesday I notice that back to school is the theme throughout the great blogsphere these days. Our grandchildren are all getting ready to go back to school too. All but one ( Jonah is still to young).  I don’t recall my first day of kindergarten. I do remember a lot about [read more…]

Wordless Wednesday Carrots

carrot swords

 four of our five grandchildren Thursday Favorite Things Blog hop tomorrow, see you there! linking to- Naptime Momtog Wordless Wednesday and Create With Joy   I’m Social Become a subscriber♥ Enter your email address:Delivered by FeedBurner post may contain affiliate links

Colored Eggs

easter eggs katherines corner

Admit it… you knew it was coming, right?  I would lose serious Grandma points if I didn’t. I must blog about our wonderful Easter celebration, I must! I hope your holiday was as sweet as ours. I was thankful the weather held out because the weather here in Utah has been Crazy! We hid 70 [read more…]

Wordless Wednesday A Boy and His Car

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 ( our youngest grandson, we have five grandchildren) I hope to see you at tomorrow’s Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop Linky Party.     linking to- I’m Social Become a subscriber♥ Enter your email address:Delivered by FeedBurner post may contain affiliate links

What Happens At Grandmas


                      Last weekend three out of our five grandchildren stayed with us for a sleepover. Although my picture taking was limited I did manage to grab a few photos in between making happy memories. While the girls were upstairs Noah spent some time with his [read more…]

Christmas Memories

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Can you believe it has come and gone? Christmas….. it’s over…..all over, until next year.  imagine my sad face here, giggle.I hope you all had a wonderful time making happy memories. We had a lovely celebration, but it was all on Christmas eve. Our daughter,son in law and all of our beautiful grandchildren( all five) [read more…]

Some Assembly Required

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We recently celebrated our oldest granddaughters birthday we went to our daughters house for a quiet celebration. She had a party the previous night with her friends. Here’s a photo of Savannah from a few months ago. She’s 12 now. I can’t believe we have a granddaughter who is 12…   She’s into lady gaga, pink nail [read more…]

Backyard Camping

backyard camping

Those of you who read my blog regularly know we spent last weekend making memories with our  beautiful grandchildren. We brought the camping experience to our backyard! We thought we’d put the tent up by ourselves. We had a little trouble getting set up ( Grandpa came and saved us).           [read more…]