BLOGGING GRANDMOTHERS SERIES WITH CANDY FROM CANDY’S FARM HOUSE PANTRY
The 4th blogging grandmother to be
featured for this series is Candy from Candy’s Farm House Pantry.
QUESTIONS ABOUT YOUR BLOG
NAME OF YOUR BLOG: CANDY’S FARM HOUSE PANTRY – LIFE ON A DEAD END ROAD
WHERE DO YOU LIVE: Oquawka, Illinois
WHAT DO YOU WRITE ABOUT: Back to basics, cooking and homemade cooking from scratch, recipes, canning, freezing, preserving, gardening, crafts.
HOW DID YOU COME UP WITH THE NAME FOR YOUR BLOG: Had a bunch of my friends choose and the one with the most votes won.
WHAT INSPIRED YOU TO START BLOGGING: Friends, family and just people in general asked me if I had a blog after attending some of my classes I give around the local area.
HOW LONG HAVE YOU BEEN BLOGGING: 3 years
WHAT DO YOU FIND MOST CHALLENGING OR FRUSTRATING ABOUT BLOGGING: Finding new and fresh ideas and just keeping up with the daily work.
HOW OFTEN DO YOU BLOG: I blog every day or try to.
DO YOU PARTICIPATE IN LINK PARTIES: I love link parties, it’s great way to meet friends.
THE BEST THING ABOUT BLOGGING: Reading the comments from people who have tried a recipe or how after reading it has touched them in their lives.
QUESTIONS ABOUT YOU AS A GRANDMOTHER
WHAT DO YOUR GRANDCHILDREN CALL YOU: Grandma
HOW MANY GRANDCHILDREN DO YOU HAVE: 3 grandchildren – 2 boys and 1 girl.
HOW OFTEN DO YOU GET TO SEE YOUR GRANDCHILDREN: I only get to see them a couple times a year.
WHAT IS THE BEST THING ABOUT BEING A GRANDMOTHER: Grandmas get to have all the fun. Watching them play and they say the cutest things. Those hugs and I love you grandma.
QUESTIONS ABOUT YOU
MARRIED, SINGLE, DIVORCED, WIDOWED: Married
HOW MANY CHILDREN DO YOU HAVE: 3 children – 2 boys and 1 girl.
DO YOU WORK OR ARE YOU RETIRED, WHAT IS OR WAS YOUR PROFESSION: Retired
WHAT IS THE BEST AND WORST THING ABOUT GETTING OLDER: Having some major health issues since 2015. I am now recovering from knee surgery.
WHAT MAKES YOU HAPPY: Having the time to give back to our community and help others now.
WHAT 3 WORDS BEST DESCRIBE YOU? Organized, old fashioned, caring.
HOBBIES: Cooking, gardening, antiques, reading, crafts, traveling.
PETS: Chickens are my pets, they are my girls.
FAV ICE CREAM: Chocolate
FAV COLD DRINK: Lemonade
FAV FOOD: Mexican
FAV AROMA: Cinnamon and apple
FAV PERFUME: Chanel No. 5
FAV MUSIC: Country
FAV TV SHOW: Supernatural
FAV TV SHOW WHEN YOU WERE A CHILD: Walt Disney
WERE YOU A GIRLY GIRL OR A TOMBOY AS A CHILD: Tomboy all the way.
SPRING, SUMMER, FALL, OR WINTER: Fall
WHAT TALENT WOULD YOU MOST LIKE TO HAVE: Would love to learn how to play the drums.
EARLY BIRD OR NIGHT OWL: Early bird
HOW DO YOU RELAX: Read
MOVIES OR BOOKS: Books
CELL PHONE – APPLE OR ANDROID: Apple
CALLING OR TEXTING: Calling
IS THERE ANYTHING ELSE YOU’D LIKE TO TELL US: I love to reach out to people from all over to encourage them to slow down, go back to the basics, make sure their family comes first and just remember we all can make a difference.
*Who will be the next featured grandmother in this series?
*You can see those who have been featured at the bottom of the this page.If you would like to be featured, you must first join our Blogging Grandmothers group at Facebook. Click here to join. Once you're approved as a member, let me (Grammy Dee) know you’re interested and we’ll get it set up.