Hello, hello everyone: Bubbies, Savtas, Grandmas, Omas, Nanas, etc. Welcome to my Bubby Blog.
I guess you can call me a Blogging Bubby.
Now first let’s be really clear. I am a grandmother, and I am a Bubby. However, I am in fact a Bubby who is not even called a Bubby. Yes, you read right! I am an Oma. Oma is German for Grandma. My grandkids call me “Omi,” (a take-off of Oma or Omama). And before you start asking me how could a nice Jewish grandmother from Brooklyn bear that her grandchildren call her Omi, and not Bubby? — I will answer your question with the following statement. Continue reading