Kids Are Sponges

expiration date courtesy the right truth

We all know kids are sponges. And, my Hadley is no exception. Just when I think she's not paying attention, she totally is. Admittedly, I don't always sensor my work conversations when she is around. We were all in the car today when I took a call from a funeral director. He needed me to sign a death certificate. "When did the patient expire?" I asked. I jotted a few things on the Starbucks napkin in the console with my eyeliner. I looked into the rearview mirror and caught Hadley's stunned expression. "Mom? What does "expire" mean?" Sammy instantly chimed in from the back: … [Read more...]