Friday, October 23, 2009

Blood For Breakfast


Not only does my son thirst for milk, having developed a bad habit of biting down with his teeth at completely inappropriate times (the adventures of, can be found by clicking here), but now my 3 year old daughter craves it as well. For breakfast this morning, she wanted blood in her cereal. Not milk, not soy milk, but blood. For a snack, she wanted an apple. But not a plain apple, not a caramel apple, a blood apple. Now normally I'd say no, but something in her glowing and all too hypnotizing eyes, forced me into the kitchen to prepare a red tinged feast. Before I knew it, I was filling tall glasses with dark red smoothies, drizzling dark blue blood sugar syrup over moist muffins, and serving everything to my little vampire on a silver Transylvania style platter.

Get your serving spoons ready, Moms. I think Vampirism is contagious this time of year...

5 comments:

  1. Clearly not all moms are created equally...Your such a fun mama :) I've never been that into halloween as an adult...but I do find myself getting more into spirit since my children have arrived. Good job super mom!

    Also... Charlotte has been craving the blood while nursing too... not so fun.

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  2. Tia, you rock. And Elie and Gracie are clearly cut from the same freaky-little-vampire-loving-girl cloth... The other day Gracie drew a picture of two smiling people in a flower garden and said, "Mommy, can you tell me how to spell vampire?" So she wrote VAMPIRE above them, and said they are in the garden drinking blood.

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  3. That's funny :) Amelia prefers witches and ghosts...and hasn't requested blood yet!

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  4. curiouser and curiouser.
    hurray for blood?

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