Lindy was a boisterous young lady, and she did almost all the talking for both she and her husband. After we settled in on the couch across from them, I asked Kevin what he did for a living. Before he could answer, Lindy did.
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I have the smartest grandchildren. Of course, all grandparents think they do, but I really do. My daughter and her family came to spend a few weeks with us in the summer, and I quickly learned how smart my grandchildren are. Of course, part of intelligence is a matter of curiosity, and it wasn't long before I learned how curious a two-year-old girl and a three-year-old boy can be.
To relieve stress when I was working on my master's degree, I put a garden in where an old weed patch had been behind our apartment complex. I used a garden fork and turned the soil over by hand. When the curious children kept gathering around, I let them be part of it.
My hairstyle will never find its place in a coiffure magazine, and the walls of my house don’t reflect any hot new Sherwin Williams colors. Trendy I am most decidedly NOT, so when I read recently in The Washington Post that puppy sales and pound adoptions were through the roof during the COVID quarantine, I was astounded to discover that I am at last…trendy!