This is a story (click to watch the news video) that made me LOL this week. I hope it does for you too. 🙂
Apparently, there is a ‘cheesy meltdown’ happening in the U.S., with a rumour of Velveeta shortages looming.
And with the Super Bowl coming up very soon, that means a possible “dipping disaster” of major proportion for Velveeta dip lovers everywhere!
I must be living a sheltered life (at least in terms of football party snack foods) but I didn’t even realize that people ate Velveeta anymore. 😉
This was a staple when I was a kid.
We loved it on :
Grilled cheese sandwiches, in mac and cheese, or a slice/chunk, straight from the box.
And always cut with the Kraft wire cutter that we got free, from sending in box tops. Anyone remember those???
Not to offend any Velveeta fans, but this is IMO, one strange “food” and far from any cheese that I’m familiar with now. I still remember that strange, rubbery texture and unique flavor. 😉
But apparently, there is a whole new generation of Velveeta lovers who are seriously addicted to this Kraft classic.
Who’d a thunk it?
Goes to show, with enough hype and thanks to Facebook etc. anything can be sold and in HUGE quantities too. 😉
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As many of you already know, I hosted a prompt blog: Woven Dreams, during 2013. I gave it up after a few months, as I just didn’t have time to keep up with a fourth blog.
But since that time, I’ve had quite a few readers/participants mention that they miss the prompts we shared over at Woven Dreams. It got me thinking about what I could do for another prompt series, without actually having another blog.
I’m considering having a Friday prompt series, here at My Poetic Path called:
I’d be keeping it simple (and cost free- no Mr. Linky) this time.
Participants would share something funny at their blog:
A photo, joke, limerick, short story, quote, sketch…
and would leave a link to their post in a comment here at My Poetic Path.
Easy peasy and not too time-consuming for me either. As you all know, hosting a blog can take up quite a bit of time. 😉
What do you think?
Would you be interested in participating at Friday Funnies! if I went ahead with this prompt series idea?
If there is enough interest from readers and I do decide to go ahead with Friday Funnies! it will be starting very soon, so check back if you’d like to participate.
We can all use more laughs, right?
And what better time to share and enjoy them, than the start of a new year. 🙂
In the meantime, I hope that this photo of: Mr. Cheddar and his fab sock monkey pal, JJ brings a big smile your day! 😉
Also sharing with Wordless Wednesday.
Happy Mid-Week! 🙂