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Hidden Recipes

I live my life with a woman who likes to collect recipes That all sound very delicious as she reads them to me Some are to be once seen,but then never to be made So I feel they should remain on the pages they once stayed Some are collected then placed neatly in a book Others are thrown into a drawer maybe for a future look But that future day never comes when they will be made Though in that big drawer and cabniet is where they all stay She has collected many magazines and printed out many from on line It would sure be nice to taste some of them she has collected over time As they were placed in that cabinet and drawer only never to be made Most of them hidden from my taste buds where those recipes have stayed

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  1. Date: 2/6/2013 11:28:00 AM
    Ha this sounds like me , I collect so many lovely recipes but never get round to making the. Well done Danny boy xx

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  1. Date: 2/2/2013 6:05:00 AM
    lol....this is an entertaining poem Dan. Can't say I collect recipes to store in a drawer...I just make them and toss them if no good hehe. But maybe your wife would love to make them, but maybe they are the kind that one cannot over indulge...........hehe. Hnce a special occasion. Hugs - Shaz

  1. Date: 2/2/2013 2:59:00 AM
    They can come in handy once ...... one day she might have use for a very special recipe ....... - They are also nice to look at ....... but they do not smell anything particularly well. - Maybe you should try a recipe, cook something special for her. - Have a nice weekend. - oxox f.e.f. / / Anne-Lise :)

  1. Date: 2/2/2013 1:32:00 AM
    Hi Dan so many recipes surpeise your good lady, put on your best apron and do what I do get in the kitchen and cook one of those recipes for the love of your life, love this though, I am the recipe collector in our house, take care my friend, all the best Big O

  1. Date: 2/1/2013 8:24:00 PM
    OUch..sounds like me...Someday im going to make that "Double Chocolate Pudding Tart"..hehe. BG

    Kearley Avatar Dan Kearley
    Date: 2/1/2013 9:19:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Oh my! Double Chocolate Pudding Tart? Mmmmmmm....Yummy! But once again....I'll never get to taste it. Ha ha.. :o)
  1. Date: 2/1/2013 8:22:00 PM
    Your wife sounds just like me! I have recipes scattered everywhere and haven't made most of them. Nice write, Dan! I enjoyed it. Love, Kim

    Kearley Avatar Dan Kearley
    Date: 2/1/2013 9:16:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Ha ha...I knew she wasn't alone in that conspiracy.. Thanks for stopping by& letting me know she is not alone. :o)
  1. Date: 2/1/2013 8:19:00 PM
    Hmmm, perhaps she is waiting for Valentine's Day to make that beef Bourguignon have a yummy weekend. Dan, xxx

    Kearley Avatar Dan Kearley
    Date: 2/1/2013 9:12:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Oh! That would be nice! :o) You have yourself a yummy weekend.
  1. Date: 2/1/2013 6:48:00 PM
    hey my dear Friend Dan.. you have shared a lovely write to all,,, how i enjoyed this one...thanks a lot :) <3 Sk

    Kearley Avatar Dan Kearley
    Date: 2/1/2013 9:10:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Hey Suk... :o) Thank you. <3 (o:
  1. Date: 2/1/2013 5:42:00 PM
    I enjoyed reading your write this evening Danny it sure is both true and funny aye? Light & Love

    Kearley Avatar Dan Kearley
    Date: 2/1/2013 9:09:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thank you...It is so true and funny.ha ha.. :o)