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the eric update - day 626: dunk! dunk!

the world, i think, is divided between those people who dunk foods in liquids and those who do not. i'm not a dunker, but kris is and she's tricked odin into thinking that it's fun to make all sorts of foods mushy and sopping with milk. i guess i'm in the minority since, at least according to a recent poll 35 percent of the population are admitted dunkers regardless of the cookie type while 50 percent will at least consider dunking an option but it depends on the cookie. and a mere 16 percent of us are pretty much never moved to dunk.

of course dunking oreo cookies is a favorite activity. and graham crackers. even grilled cheese sandwiches!

who knows, maybe someday odin will have an enthusiastic and strongly held opinion about whether or not graham crackers are better in a bowl of milk or dipped ( neither, i say! crackers and cookiesmust be crisp when eaten and washed down the gullet with milk! ).

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3/23/2006 06:57:00 PM 2 comments


Ah, my toddler will dunk pizza, chicken, and well, just about anything in her milk at mealtime. And then she'll eat it. And she'll drink the milk. Sometimes she'll drink the milk with the dunking item still in the cup, like she's creating a flavour infusion. Grosses me out, to be honest :)

By Anonymous Anonymous, at 7:40 PM  

I think toddlers just plain enjoy the act of dunking, flavor / texture aside.

I know a certain toddler who has been known to dunk bread in ... well, anything, including water.

It think you should have hope that Odin wil outgrow the dunk phase.

By Anonymous Anonymous, at 9:00 PM  

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