Nick Name for Grandma?

Old 05-13-2010, 05:22 AM
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My boys call my mother in-law Oma.
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Old 05-13-2010, 05:29 AM
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My son called my Grandmother (his great) grapes grandma. So to differentiate between the grandmothers, all the kids started calling her grapes grandma.

My niece called the same Grandmother- Tower grandma because she lived on the third floor of the assisted living facility.
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Old 05-13-2010, 05:41 AM
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Dama my DGD couldn't say grandma. It stuck only now she is a teenager its Gramma in public. she doesn't want to try and "explain" I would have preferred Nana but none of the grandkids called me that. And really they are the ones to decide right?
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Old 05-13-2010, 05:54 AM
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My oldest grandson called me Grandma Lady. He used to come to the bottom of the steps and yell what you doing Lady and then grandma got added. The rest and all their friends call me Nanaw rimes with dawn.
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Old 05-13-2010, 06:46 AM
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Grammy Pam or gandma,
hubby is called grandpa Jay or Paco
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Old 05-13-2010, 07:07 AM
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To my daughter's kids: Mimi, and my son's 'Grammy'! :) LOVE it!
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Old 05-13-2010, 07:16 AM
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All are old enough to talk clearly - 23 to 7. I am Gramma and GMA. I am a Great Grandma and to her I am GGMA
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Old 05-13-2010, 07:20 AM
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Originally Posted by mamaicella
I'm Dooda to my grands
Love Dooda!!!!!!!!
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Old 05-13-2010, 07:36 AM
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I am Meme - started out as Mimi, but Meme is easier to quilt onto the quilts I make for them!!!! The other grama is MomMom, and we both love our names.
The first grandson started calling my husband 'Poopa' but it was because he knew it was a naughty word (Poop) and my daughter put a quick stop to it!! I still love it!! :lol:
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Old 05-13-2010, 07:38 AM
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I have a NaNa. We say it like nahnah. All my other grandmothers we say Grandma (insert last name). Except with my husbands family it grandma (insert first name).
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