Posts from the ‘Overheard’ category

Overheard

Maddie is not quite three and a half, but she is tall for her age.  By summer she will probably be in girls’ size 6 clothing.…

Overheard

Scene:  Day before field trip.  Mom is rallying all the children to get them good and excited. Mom:  So tomorrow, we have our field trip to…

Overheard

Scene:  5:30 AM, November 1st.  Sleepy David rolling out of bed, Kelly stirring. David:  I bet…I BET…there will be Christmas music on the radio on the…

Overheard: Scholastic Edition

Scene:  Mom watching Andrew clean up after lunch. Andrew, thoughtfully:  Mom, you know how there’s those things like A-plus and B-minus?Mom: Grades?  Yes.Andrew:  Well, how low…

Overheard

Scene: Quiet conversation between Mom and Jonathan before Jonathan goes to sleep in his hospital bed. Mom, explaining more about his surgery:  …so, the doctors had…