Making Happy Memories

making happy memories

Making Happy Memories With Our Grandchildren- Last weekend we were fortunate to have all five of our wonderful grandchildren stay with us. We had so much fun. Making happy memories with our grandchildren. They are such a blessing. Each one filled with joy and energy, lots and lots of energy. We didn’t do anything extraordinary. But [read more…]

Valentine Mailbox Craft

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Valentine Mailbox Craft- Soon the sweet little valentine cards with lollipops attached and stickers included will be passed around by the little ones in our lives. At school and at home they will be creating little bits of love to place in our mailbox. I invited the lovely Felicia from Nifty Thrifty Family Blog to [read more…]

Do You Remember When

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 Do You Remember When I often wake with a song in my head. The term, “ear worm” is used when there is a song stuck in your head all day. An odd term for a song that will be hummed sung and repeated throughout the day. Today that song is Brown Eyed Girl by Van [read more…]

Turtle Pie

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Turtle Pie Recipe It’s quiet here. I can almost hear my heart beating. Izzy ( our dog) sleeps at my side and the house is still. Our grandchildren are at their home now. Back to their routines and anxiously awaiting their first day back to school. I look forward to their first day of school [read more…]

Joy Of Giving

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I love to give gifts. My monthly giveaways at Katherine Corner always brings me joy. Thank you to all who participated and helped to promote the Happy Holidays giveaway. It was my most popular giveaway to date! Using the rafflecopter selection system the winner has been selected.  Please join me in congratulating Christina from the blog Spilled Milkshake. Congratulations Christina your gifts will [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

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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…]

Chicken Tacos For Our Grandchildren

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Wow, Monday already! We (hubby and I) are making happy memories with our grandchildren this week. Yes, we have a houseful of energy. We have four of our five sweet grandchildren staying with us for a few days while their parents are out of town. Early mornings, homework and school schedules….Today’s recipe is one of [read more…]

Wordless Wednesday Carrots

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 four of our five grandchildren Thursday Favorite Things Blog hop tomorrow, see you there! linking to- Naptime Momtog Wordless Wednesday and Create With Joy   Please DO NOT leave blog links in the comments, thank you ♥ I do my best to reply to all comments via email, please be patient with me ♥ I’m sharing [read more…]

Colored Eggs

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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- Please DO NOT leave blog links in the comments, thank you ♥ I do my best to reply to all comments via email, please be patient with me ♥ [read more…]

What Happens At Grandmas

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                      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…]

Wordless Wednesday Grandmas Treats

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click to enlarge Thursday Favorite Things hop is tomorrow! Two days left to enter the giveaway!       linking to     Please DO NOT leave blog links in the comments, thank you ♥ I do my best to reply to all comments via email, please be patient with me ♥ I’m sharing and [read more…]

Wordless Wednesday, Sweet Name

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        Please DO NOT leave blog links in the comments, thank you ♥ I do my best to reply to all comments via email, please be patient with me ♥ I’m sharing and linking at theses parties and hops CLICK HERE Stay connected to Katherines Corner become a sbscriber♥ Enter your email [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…]