by Freida Marie Crump
Greetings from the Ridge.
They had discovered a fossil. On the final week of school the Coonridge Elementary 5th-graders took a field trip to the park and I was asked to chaperone the little rascals on a day that climaxed with cookies and lemonade on my front porch.
A day’s worth of soda and exercise had put a strain on their 10-year-old bladders and some, like