Welcome to the Word of the Day on Grandma Ideas where people are encouraged to improve their vocabulary by learning these great and fun words!
I’m sitting at my computer. I just ate a candy bar that is parading as a granola bar.  (The granola bar is covered with chocolate and has peanuts in it and is not much different that a Snickers candy bar.) It’s just a little nosh to quell my grumbling stomach […]

Word of the Day – Nosh


Jazz up ice cream cones by dipping them in melted colorful candy melts and dipping them in sprinkles. Kids go wild over them!
Summer time. Temperatures are soaring. One way to cool off is to have a scoop or two (or 10!) of ice cream in a cone. But, those ice cream cones that you buy in the store are so blah in color. Boring. Lacking in visual appeal. They are so drab […]

Make Colorful Ice Cream Cones


This ribbon wrapped cookie cutter craft was shared at the Party in Your PJs link party.
I am tickled pink! I’m pleased as punch! I’m a happy camper! I’m on cloud nine! I’m thrilled to pieces! I’m happy as a clam — and all of those other phrases that expresses delight and happiness! I loved the fun ideas from last week’s party! Once again, I struggled […]

Party in Your PJs #115



July 20th is National Lollipop Day. Celebrate this fun holiday by eating a sucker with your kids!
It’s always fun to celebrate holidays with your grandkids. And, it’s always fun to celebrate unusual and unique holidays. Well! Have I got the unusual holiday for you! National Lollipop Day! National Lollipop Day is July 20. As in the day after tomorrow! I have two fun — and edible […]

Celebrate National Lollipop Day


TutoTod is a craft application that gives directions and pictures of crafts to make using only 3 supplies and 3 tools. Great crafts for young kids.
It’s time to announce the winners to the craft app giveaway. Drum roll please! Congratulations go to: Andrea Bonnie Christi Thank you so much for entering the giveaway. I will give your e-mail address to the good folks at TutoTod and they will send you the code to get your […]

Giveaway Winner Announced


This photo scavenger hunt is a fun activity for tweens and teens! All they need is their cellphone.
Sometimes it seems rather hard to find activities that your tween and teen grandchildren are interested in. And, it seems like they are focused a lot on their cell phone. Well! Tap into that interest and do an activity with them that REQUIRES them to use their cell phone. Do […]

Summer Photo Scavenger Hunt