Members Area
Countdown to Christmas --
Visit My Merry Christmas on Facebook!   Visit My Merry Christmas on Twitter!   Get My Merry Christmas on RSS
Navigation » Merry Forums of My Merry Christmas > Blogs > Ms_Speedy_Elf » Remembering Grandma & Grandpa


» Stats
Members: 9,973
Threads: 53,442
Posts: 601,564
Top Poster: xmas365 (149,944)
Welcome to our newest member, Norrisrals
» Recent Comments
Hot Cocoa or Hot Chocolate: A Matter of Taste
It's hard to find good writing now a days. But you have done a great job with all these sharing hot Cocoa and hot Chocolate. That's interesting. Thanks for sharing.
The Best of Christmas Sitcoms
My top favorite Christmas Sitcoms: All from M*A*S*H , Happy Days, Laverne and Shirley. Step By Step - I'll Be Home For Christmas
His Name is Bud
love this story! Thanks for sharing your memories.
The Best of Christmas Sitcoms
Here are my top 10: (in no particular order) All 3 M*A*S*H Christmas episodes they made: Dear Dad Dear Sis Death Takes a Holiday The Bob Newhart Show: His Busiest Time I'm Dreaming of a...
Tips for Buying a Fresh Tree
I will do that fresh cut of the trunk.....that was my problem last Christmas.....the tree lost so many needles....even tho it was fresh....the problem was....since I didn´t cut the trunk....the tree...
» Random Entries
Old Man Kramer
By MMC Editor
05-30-2002 03:46 PM
Last post by caninemomssister
11-24-2013 09:13 PM
1 Posts
The Legendary Role of...
By MMC Editor
06-08-2002 09:17 PM
53,183 Views  0 Posts
By MMC Editor
05-31-2002 09:33 PM
46,047 Views  0 Posts
santahat Santa Speaks 2013
By MMC Editor
10-03-2013 11:07 AM
14,260 Views  0 Posts
Others: The History of...
By MMC Editor
05-30-2002 03:23 PM
64,746 Views  0 Posts
Rate this Entry

Remembering Grandma & Grandpa

Submit "Remembering Grandma & Grandpa" to Digg Submit "Remembering Grandma & Grandpa" to Submit "Remembering Grandma & Grandpa" to StumbleUpon Submit "Remembering Grandma & Grandpa" to Google
Posted 10-16-2008 at 08:30 AM by Ms_Speedy_Elf

I have the fondest memories of my maternal grandparent's.(I think that what your mom's parent's are called)

I used to spend the weekends with them and when school was out stay with them the entire time.

My grandma was a sweet little lady .Only about 5 foot tall and didn't even weigh 100 lbs. She says the only time she ever weighed more was when she was pregnant.Grandma was feisty and didn't like to loose when she played card's. To give you a visual idea ,she kinda looked like Granny Clampett.I remember when she cooked her spagetti and made her own sauce ,using enough garlic that it would ward of the vampire's .(smile)

Grandpa was gentle,kind hearted man. Never heard him say an ill word about anyone. He always wore bib bib alls and when he went outside he wore a straw hat. I can most recall him setting at the dining room table playing solitaire or working the crossword puzzle in the news paper. He used Carnation milk on his Honeycombs cereal.Such an unselfish man . He 'd let me sleep with grandma and he'd sleep in the spare room so I wouldn't be afraid sleeping alone .Whenever he walked to town ,he'd kiss grandma and say "Love you mommy" After my grandpa passed it was hard for me to go to visit grandma ,as when I set in the living room I could still see him setting at the dining room table.

My grandparent's have been gone now for a little over 20 year's and they are always on my heart ,but the memories are especially reawakened this time of year as Christmas draws close ,as we would go there for Christmas dinner and to get more present's.The living room would be over flowing with present's of all shape's and size's.I remember the time my brother got in trouble for eatting an entire bag of orange's that my aunt had put on the platter on the round coffee table that rotated.

I was given a set of poetry book's that belonged to grandpa and I have a quilt that belonged to grandma . Also have a table top old time radio that belonged to the both of them.

Merry Christmas Grandma and Grandpa.I love you both and miss you dearly .

Posted in Uncategorized
Views 1059 Comments 0
Total Comments 0


Total Trackbacks 0


Year Round Christmas Radio -- Listen now!

Listen to Kringle Radio via...

Windows Media

Click to listen now!

Listen to the Merry Podcast NOW

Christmas Fans -- Ranking the Best of Christmas

2012 Founder's Award