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How Mike And Ike's Can Make Your Night

Updated on January 30, 2014

In Need Of A Pick Me Up

One box will do just fine

The sweetness that pleases

A little bit chewy

The wonderful fruit flavor

Small enough to have a couple at a time

They come in lemon and lime

Orange and strawberry

My favorite is cherry

I prefer to have one flavor then another

I even like the noise they make

When I shake the box and they bang together

It takes my mind of any situation

I just enjoy a good chew

They do stick to my teeth

My dentist probably has stock in the company too

I know you get a lot in one box

Next time I will count them

Now maybe I have sugar rush

All I know for sure

That a few handfuls of Mike and Ike's was just enough


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    • DREAM ON profile imageAUTHOR

      DREAM ON 

      5 years ago

      Gypsy Rose Lee I am happy for the boost. I don't drink , smoke or like coffee so I guess this is my only vice.I turn to praying, exercise, love and nature walks for more motivation too. Your right the sweetness tastes so good. Good luck and always open for more tips. Thank you so much for reading.

    • Gypsy Rose Lee profile image

      Gypsy Rose Lee 

      5 years ago from Riga, Latvia

      Must be that we're both creative geniuses and need that sugar rush to keep us going. When I need that sweetness I got to have it.

    • DREAM ON profile imageAUTHOR

      DREAM ON 

      5 years ago

      Dim Flaxenwick I hope we all never grow up and enjoy life the way it should be.So fun and filled with excitement.Nellieanna I am just happy it was for the right reasons and they both taste good.Thanks so much for reading and sharing.

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      Nellieanna Hay 

      5 years ago from TEXAS

      That's so! Wow. It is a privilege to have a candy named for you! And a cereal too? My goodness!

    • Dim Flaxenwick profile image

      Dim Flaxenwick 

      5 years ago from Great Britain

      I found this so funny. Reminded me of being a child ahain.

    • DREAM ON profile imageAUTHOR

      DREAM ON 

      5 years ago

      Nellieanna I love Mike and Ikes because who else gets to have a candy named after them.I am so lucky. I also had my own cereal(life).Every time I think my day can't get any better and it does.Seeing your comments made me so proud.Thank you for reading and sharing.Wishing you pleasant dreams,

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      Nellieanna Hay 

      5 years ago from TEXAS

      That sounds very tempting, Dream On. I've never seen or tried those, but I'm currently into Brookside's dark chocolate bits with fruity centers. Sounds similar. I find them at Sam's. They also come quite a few in a bag.

      The bag I have now has Açai and Blueberry flavored chewy centers (not so chewy that they really stick to my teeth, but too chewy to just suck, so they do get into my teeth when I bite into them after I suck the chocolate off the outside). I've also tried the pomegranate centered ones. Yummy!

      A little indulgence doesn't hurt much, and I can console myself that dark chocolate is the healthier choice, even doctor-recommended in moderate amounts! hehe.


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