What’s Cooking In His Mind (limerick)

When my son was learning to cook

I ran out and bought him a book

The mind of my sage

Was so hard to gauge

But he used each page to make gook


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Faith Reaper 3 years ago from southern USA

Now, we can understand the minds of our children much better now. LOL


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travmaj 3 years ago from australia

Cooking the cookery book perhaps - not so tasty...


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bravewarrior 3 years ago from Central Florida

Maybe you should have told him that cook books aren't meant to be cooked!


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drbj 3 years ago from south Florida

I guess this saying is not a joke:

Different strokes for different folk!


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billybuc 3 years ago from Olympia, WA

Maybe he couldn't read???? LOL


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wetnosedogs 3 years ago from Alabama

Great one.


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jhamann 3 years ago from Reno NV

I feel my son would do the same. Jamie


DJ Anderson 3 years ago

I love this one!!

My husband watches every cooking show on the food network and every other show concerning food. Then, he runs out and buys these cookbooks.

What's that? Does he try out these recipes, you ask?

Well, NO!

So, I feel like putting all those cookbooks in a pot and boiling them

all day. Might try serving them up for dinner. Who knows, might be good given enough seasonings. Given that he puts hot sauce on everything, he would probably never notice. Ha, ha

Great limerick, Martin.

DJ.


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tillsontitan 3 years ago from New York

Hmm, did the chicken recipe page taste better than the soup recipe page? Quite a dilemma I'm sure.

Voted up and funny.


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always exploring 3 years ago from Southern Illinois

Funny stuff Martin...


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ImKarn23 3 years ago

Hey! That's what i do with cookbooks too..

I'm thinking of writing one actually - What do you think of the title: Cookbook, Shmookbook?

just askin'..lol


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vkwok 3 years ago from Hawaii

This just made my day.


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aviannovice 3 years ago from Stillwater, OK

I have heard that happens!

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