elevenses for a fat tooth

July 8, 2009 at 10:35 am 4 comments

yum yums and teaMy husband won’t mind me telling you he has very sweet tooth.  I, on the other hand, have more of a fat tooth.  I think I could eat cardboard if it was slathered in butter.  I spotted these in M&S yesterday and how could I resist with a name like Yum Yums?  Well I couldn’t and they were.  The lovely fatty taste of a doughnut without all disappointing stodginess of a round one.

At least the mint tea helps with the digestion of yummy treats.  Even more so when served up in a lovely mug bearing a Pooh-ism.

Sunny days chase the clouds away.  A little rainbow can melt away bothers’.

note to self:  pictures taken on a dark kitchen worktop are rubbish

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  • 1. Rufus  |  July 9, 2009 at 9:29 pm

    tempted to try the yum yums, but with mint tea? oh dear me, no!

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  • 2. Nip it in the bud  |  October 13, 2009 at 10:40 pm

    a good old brown brew goes nicely too :o)

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  • 3. Pablo  |  November 16, 2010 at 3:35 am

    I too have a fat tooth. Indeed, I get this fat tooth at night. It’s night over here. I started trying to visualize my skinny tooth – so I ate a salad with seared tuna, no dressing. Then I moved on to 15 calorie popsicles (4 of them), then some olives (keeping with the skinny tooth idea), but then came the chocolates. Good night… I want Yum Yums. They sound great.

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  • 4. Nip it in the bud  |  November 17, 2010 at 3:44 pm

    Hi Pablo, afternoon :o)
    There’s a time and place for both – perhaps that’s why we have so many teeth! Just think of how many chocs your fat tooth would have chomped through had your skinny tooth not been full.
    cheerio, N

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