Monthly Archives: January 2012

What Grandma is Learning About Clutter

The weather here in the winter really affects what people do. This winter we have had rainstorms bitter cold and now lots of snow. The snow and bitter cold are normal; the rainstorms are kind of strange. But it all … Continue reading

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Something We All Do, But We Shouldn’t

I am going to confess something here to other grandparents to maybe keep them from making a mistake that could hurt not only your grandchildren, but yourself as well. We had planned a week long camping holiday with my eldest … Continue reading

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Something Different: Stories for the Little Ones

Here is a children’s story I wrote a number of years ago. I thought it might be nice to let others read it to help entertain themselves or their children and grandchildren. Missy Bear goes to the Party Missy Bear … Continue reading

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Fun in the Winter

For those of you living in an area of the world where sunny warm days are the norm for most of the year, getting children outside is not a great hardship. But for those who like me live where we … Continue reading

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Fun and Simple Recipes for the Grandchildren

We all want to spend time with our guests no matter the age, instead of spending lots of time in the kitchen. Here are some simple things to do to get you out of the kitchen and into the fun … Continue reading

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Getting Creative: Feeding Grandchildren

What do you serve for meals when you are alone with your grandchildren visiting for a few days? If you are like me, you want to make the meals for the most part healthy. But you also want the children … Continue reading

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What Does Grandma Know

The title sort of says it all. Grandma’s think they know it all and like to have bragging rights on how well their children have done and what geniuses their grandchildren are. All because of what grandma knows. But in … Continue reading

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