Perhaps you remember my Mabel bounty from before Christmas.
At the time, I'm pretty sure I let you in on my plan to eat one per day.
And also to allow Farmer H access to my treats. You gotta admit, that's
a lot of cherries for Mrs. HM alone. Anyhoo... I stuck with my plan,
for the most part, unless I was eating a casino buffet that day. And
Farmer H did his duty by eating one on most nights. Then he got more
interested in forbidden cheesecake after our Christmas Dinner of
December 30th, and all those cherries fell on HM's shoulders. Let the record show that I had this pictured container, plus a smaller container also filled with Mabel cherries.
I DID stick with my plan of one per day. Well. Until last week, when I
re-evaluated the plan, considering how I was gifted with those cherries
on December 19, and that Mabel might have made them a week or so in
advance, since we hadn't set a date for our luncheon. So I figured
maybe, just maybe, those cherries weren't going to last forever. I'm
pretty sure Mabel doesn't use preservatives. Even though I'd put them in
FRIG II shortly after our visit, I know that FRIG II is not a
That's why, last week, I started
having a Mabel cherry with my lunch, and TWO with supper! Of course,
that meant foregoing my usual Birthday Cake flavor individual ice cream
cup. But I was up to the sacrifice.
I'm here to announce that on January 23, 2019, I devoured the LAST TWO Mabel cherries of 2018.
They were fantastic while they lasted. I hope I don't have withdrawals.