Tag Archives: food


It took all day to make

Only minutes to eat

Topped with desserts so sweet

Wobbling now

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Basic recipe

Although really tasty food

Add just a bit more

Can of this and bit of that

Now it’s your own creation

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nothing fancy

Old recipe box

Handwritten three by five cards

Magazine pages

Fifty ways to make ground beef

This was food from our childhood

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sweet beans

Brown that ground meat well

Gather legumes of all kinds

Spiced tomato sauce

Let simmer all day to blend

Hot chili for chilly days

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sympathy weight

Sis makes mincemeat pies

Father sends brother fruit cakes

My hips keep growing

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