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Ode to Toast

seven-grain bread sliced

two hands, a plate, a knife bare

anticipation

buckle your safeties

the red glow reassuring

toaster mechanics

Pop! transformation —

devotees to greater good, 58 more words

Friends

Cereal Wars

The following are all the meals that everyone in my house will eat for dinner without complaining:

Penne with meatballs.  The end.

So since my kids don’t really eat what I cook for dinner, they are not surprisingly hungry before bed, and while most Moms would take a hard line and as a result actually make some progress in this area over time, I am weak and sabotage myself night after night by offering a small and simple snack like fat-free saltines, string cheese, or toasted wheat bread with jelly. 445 more words

Food And Drink

vegetable kings and protein princes

“Mom, what can I have for snack?” The Kidling inquired at bedtime, every child’s favorite time to realize her need for sustenance. “I want yogurt. And cheese!” 26 more words

Parenting