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Thursday, December 1, 2011

Snacks From My Childhood

I remember cream cheese on toast
 with hot cocoa.
My mother would make this for me.
It was the perfect 'after-school snack'
or 'come-in-from-the-cold' snack,
and 'before bedtime' snack.
I would make this for my daughter, 
and she would make it for her daughter.
 So, this afternoon when I wanted a little 
something, but couldn't put my finger on it
 I remembered this.
 Cream cheese on toast....
so simple and yet so satisfying.
My favorite cocoa mix made with hot milk.
I sat and remembered.

Cheers to all the Great Grandmothers, 
 Grandmothers, Daughters, Mothers
 and Great Granddaughters!


4 comments:

  1. Oh dear Rita, such memories you have, they're so sweet and now I love cream cheese on toast with coco, or coffee mostly...see, when I was a kid I was such a bad eater, so no memories for me! Wish I was still a bad eater, lol! Thanks for sharing and I love the mug. Hugs, FABBY

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  2. Such cozy memories... My children Love our bagels with cream cheese, toast with lots of butter and jam!!! It's cold outside and might snow tonight. I think we will try your toast with cream cheese right now : )

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  3. My comfort food is crakers and milk. We all need something familiar when we don't really know exactly WHAT we want to eat!

    Love your post!

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  4. That sounds perfect! Thank you for joining me at Home Sweet Home!
    Sherry

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