She is a dark orange sponge who wears a light green and pink dress and light blue glasses, and has light purple hair and pink lips. She enjoys making gingerbread men, chocolate chip cookies, and homemade sweaters with metaphorical love in every stitch. She also is very affectionate and likes to give a lot of kisses (shown in "Grandma's Kisses.")
She is shown to be a very kind and sweet grandmother to SpongeBob. She once treated SpongeBob like a baby ("Grandma's Kisses") but later learns that he wanted to be treated like an adult.