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Pancakes for Breakfast

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Pancakes for Breakfast

Pancakes for breakfast,
What a yummy treat!
Here come the children,
The pitter patter of little feet.

They gather at the table,
Their tummies are a rumblin',
Chattering and laughing,
Not a one is grumblin'.

Pass the butter, if you please,
Here comes the syrup now.
Mapley goodness trickles down,
From hungry little mouths.

"Thank you, Mommy"' they exclaim, 
As they finish their last bites.
Then rush to give maple syrup  kisses
To their mother, smiling bright.


Entered in SKAT's "Sweet Poems" (old) contest

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  1. Date: 6/14/2013 4:51:00 PM
    a tasty treat of a poem, I feel hungry now! congrats on your 1st place win :)

  1. Date: 6/12/2013 8:21:00 PM
    I can relate...I had pancakes this morning. No children though but still had sticky fingers. Good write. randy

  1. Date: 6/12/2013 3:51:00 AM
    All of sudden I'm hungry for pancakes!...'Maple syrup kisses'...Perfect! - Tim

  1. Date: 6/11/2013 11:01:00 AM
    Kim, you are perfectly sweet to begin with!! Congrats

  1. Date: 6/10/2013 1:45:00 PM

  1. Date: 8/15/2012 3:24:00 PM
    Perfectly sweet. You did this to a t. Should be heralded in every Kiddy land venue.

  1. Date: 8/13/2012 5:17:00 AM
    I couldn't relate to this more! Both my kids love their pancakes and maple syrup and yes of course, I do get syrupy kisses for serving their fav delicacy. So loved the read, Kim.

  1. Date: 8/12/2012 3:12:00 PM
    Pancakes and waffles a real treat! Light & Love

  1. Date: 8/12/2012 9:48:00 AM
    Thanks for stopping by, Kim! This joyful write just leaps off the page with smiles! Schneikie! Delish! Jimbo

  1. Date: 8/12/2012 7:14:00 AM
    Make some pancakes for me to Kim, nice poem. - yummy, yummy.... - oxox // Anne-Lise :)

  1. Date: 8/12/2012 6:05:00 AM
    Kim, I like the poem, but hate pancakes...David

  1. Date: 8/11/2012 7:32:00 PM
    You have the time to make a breakfast like that in the morning? Good for you and your family! I like this writing very much.

  1. Date: 8/11/2012 6:56:00 PM
    love it.....xox~pd

  1. Date: 8/11/2012 2:50:00 PM
    The best treat of all: the maple syrup kisses :-) Thank you for reading my poems. Love, Suzette

  1. Date: 8/11/2012 11:29:00 AM
    One of my favorite breakfastes..Not good anymore for my diabetes...Great rhyme, rhythm, and flow to this one..Enjoyed reading..Thanks for stopping by my work..Sara

  1. Date: 8/11/2012 10:01:00 AM
    lovely mommy,great kids,great poem,love it Kim

  1. Date: 8/10/2012 11:14:00 PM
    hey, you did your kiss poem like mine, about syrup too!! (but with boysenberries) Me likes.

  1. Date: 8/10/2012 9:06:00 PM
    This is a wonderfully written poem, full of mothers finest moments! The write flowed extremely well and I enjoyed the tenderness of this delightful piece! Great Work!!

  1. Date: 8/10/2012 8:57:00 PM
    Enjoyable poem you have shared here, it brings a smile to my face, hugs vie

  1. Date: 8/10/2012 8:18:00 PM
    Adorable!!! I love this poem, Kim! Beautiful! Ruben.