June 10, 2011

Super Silly Hot Dogs

On Wednesday, I was having a bad day.  The temperatures here soared close to 100 degrees, my 5-year old had been whining all day, I was getting nowhere with trying to get organized for Summer break and just life was getting me down.  When my older two came home from school (early because of the heat) and my oldest started her non stop whining, I felt my patience level plummeting.  I tried to change things around by letting them swim in the pool for awhile and making homemade ice cream, but things just kept getting worse.  Soon, I was yelling at them for every little thing, they were crying and I was feeling terrible for taking my bad mood out on them. (Please tell me I'm not the only one this happens to).

I wanted to try to make it up to them at dinner, but it wasn't in the budget to go out to eat.  Then I remember this post I'd bookmarked ages ago from Filth Wizardry.  I had everything I needed and it couldn't have been easier.  While the kids were engrossed in a tv show, I quickly made this super silly dinner.  (Next time, I'll let them help)

Hot dogs and spaghetti

It was so simple and the silliness of it really helped brighten our moods.  Here's how to do it:

1.  Cut your hot dogs into 5-6 bite-size pieces and break your thin spaghetti in half.

2.  Spear each hot dog piece with several pieces of the uncooked pasta.

3.  Boil for a few minutes until the pasta is tender.

4.  Serve!  As they ate, we tried to come up with good names for this silly creation.  They decided that hot dogs + noodles = hot doodles!  :)

Finally, some smiles! 

Sharing our silliness at:


  1. I've had those days (way too often)... and I react the same way! Thanks for the fun meal idea!

  2. Cute idea! I'll have to do this for my little ones!
    Did the part of the pasta that was inside the hot dog have the right consistency?

  3. Good question, Amber. I have to admit, I just had my hot dog spaghetti-free on a bun so I'm not sure. The kids ate it without any complaints and asked for more, so I have to assume it did cook fine. (My kids very willingly tell me when they don't like something ;) ) I'll try a bite the next time we make it and report back.

  4. You are such a genius, creative, thoughtful, amazing......mom. After showing my girls your recipe..now they are your new followers too! Love, PC

  5. LOVE this!!!! I was thinking that I needed something creative to make for dinner this weekend!! Thank you!!!

  6. We do these quite often, we call them Squid Dogs! :)

  7. Your not the only one! Those crack me up every time I see them. We haven't tried them yet. Maybe for lunch!

    Jo @ SmileMonsters

  8. Love it; will def try with my boys!

  9. The blog or and best that is extremely useful to keep I can share the ideas of the future as this is really what I was looking for, I am very comfortable and pleased to come here. Thank you very much.
    animal jam | five nights at freddy's | hotmail login

  10. Through your pen I found the problem up interesting! I believe there are many other people who are interested in them just like me! How long does it take to complete this article? I hope you continue to have such quality articles to share with everyone!
    vex 3

  11. It is known that Friv 2 games are very safe and where people can look for the best activities to do for free. During the opening of the Friv 2 website disfrutar gratis en juegos friv 2 everyday, you can see that the site includes very little text and the website is composed of many photos that can link the participants with the game they want to play. Thanks!

  12. Good article and knowledge for me! I found a lot of information here! This article is really good for all newbie here. Thank you for sharing with us!
    slither io

  13. It is easy to understand, detailed and meticulous! I have had a lot of harvest after watching this article from you! I feel it interesting, your post gave me a new perspective! I have read many other articles about the same topic, but your article convinced me!
    happy wheels

  14. Your blog have nice information, I got good ideas from this amazing blog.

  15. I am happy with your article, Fajartoto think your website is pretty good. Many articles are very useful for everyone. I am sure your website will grow in the future. Fajartoto will always support your website, hopefully more advanced. keep the spirit... thanks

    togel online
    bandar togel terpercaya
    bandar togel sgp
    situs togel resmi
    togel online terpercaya
    agen togel
    agen togel terpercaya
    prediksi sgp
    syair togel hk

  16. Nice Positng and is really very informative.looking forward for your next post.
    Juegos Friv
    Friv 2

  17. Hi there, I found your blog via Google while searching for such kinda informative post and your post looks very interesting for me. temple run 2

  18. Our Pay for custom written college papers services makes your college life bearable and also receive the best assignment writing service fulfilling by enabling you to pass your exams and also in other research and essay writing tasks.

  19. Thanks for sharing such interesting post.I found it very useful. PLease visit site 192.168.l.l

  20. https://greencracks.com/idm-crack-plus-serial-key/
    Internet Download Manager Crack into Connect Opera, Mozilla Firefox, Mozilla Firebird, and another popular browser to automatically downloads Your Files. IDM Serial Key download big size movies and video with Fast speed. Internet Download Manager can dial your modem at the set time.

  21. Spider-Man Torrent is a 2020 action-adventure game. It is introduced by the ‘Insomniac Games’.

  22. https://approvedcrack.com/4k-video-downloader-crack-with-keygen/
    4K Video Downloader Crack is the downloader software that downloads the video on a different site. Just 4K Video Downloader Serial Key not work on downloading purposes. 4K Video Downloader works on video saving purpose .download the video and different forms of audio. Download the high-speed video and this video download just one click button. Free to download the software, sometimes called this software as mobile app user download the software in any location of a computer, after downloading process this software install them after installing this software used for every video, audio, and images downloading.

  23. RAGE 2 Highly Compressed is a shooter video game played from the perspective of a first-person.


  24. Highly Compressed PC Games/
    Here at thepcgames.com a huge collection of multiple action,adventure and many more games are waiting for you. Visit and get all your favourite games.

  25. Excellent and nice post. This is such a great resource that you are providing and you give it away for free.
    . also visite jobscircular24 for all bd jobs circular, bd career , Private NGO job and more. Visit here for update jobs circular 24 news Thanks.
    govt job circular 2020

  26. ManyCam Pro Key is a free webcam software. This webcam video applications allow concomitant use of both Windows an

  27. This dependable software is also very suitable for DVD burning. The program provides editing features for publications on media sites such as YouTube and Facebook. You can edit your videos quickly and easily.

  28. this program serves as the all in one feature and it can help the users to edit the videos and record the videos. Moreover,


  29. Online health & safety essay writing services are very difficult to complete and many students are always searching for Health & Safety Writing Services to help them complete their health & safety research paper writing services and health & safety coursework writing services.

  30. IntelliJ IDEA Crack is one of the most powerful, efficient, and fantastic software that will enable the users to use this program for the production

  31. Advanced SystemCare Pro Crack is the best software that can protect your computer as a guard.

  32. Smadav Crack is the best and no. 1 software that will allow the users to get rid of all types of viruses and the adware. On the other hand, users can also help users.

  33. Get Packers and Movers Jaipur List of Top Reliable, 100% Affordable, Verified and Secured Service Provider. Get Free ###Packers and Movers Jaipur Price Quotation instantly and Save Cost and Time. Packers and Movers Jaipur ✔✔✔Reviews and Compare Charges for household Shifting, Home/Office Relocation, ***Car Transportation, Pet Relocation, Bike SHifting @ Packers And Movers Jaipur

  34. I was thinking that I needed something creative to make for dinner this weekend! Thank you
    Careueyes Crack

  35. Thanks for sharing these useful information! This is really interesting information for me.
    Mediamonkey Crack

  36. Thanks for provide great informatic and looking beautiful blog, really nice required information & the things i never imagined and i would request, wright more blog and blog post like that for us. Thanks you once agian
    Visit and get more software with activation
    Easeus License Code


  37. This IP address is one of its kind as this can be used multiple times. This IP address comes under the 24-bit block of the private IP address.


  38. symantec norton security with backup full crack
    Norton Internet Security 2021 Crack is a unique antivirus tool to effectively combat a variety of threats, even the most advanced types of threats. With it, you’ll protect all types of devices on which your confidential data is stored and which you use to connect to the Internet, regardless of the operating system. In addition to traditional anti-virus protection, the software provides special protection for user identification and online transactions.

  39. You made some decent points there. I looked on the internet for the issue and found most individuals will go along with with your website.

    Click Here
    Visit Web


  40. This is default IP address that is used by most of the router companies like the PTCL, TP-Link, D-Link, in order to access the admin page of the router


  41. It's clearly solid for you basically all window programming installation. This website online is confounding its article are crucial and fascinating. I took pride in and bookmark this web page on my chrome. This is in which you can get all run programming in like way present in a clean way .https://crackmob.com/

  42. It's clearly solid for you basically all window programming installation. This website online is confounding its article are crucial and fascinating. I took pride in and bookmark this web page on my chrome. This is in which you can get all run programming in like way present in a clean way .https://chlicensekey.com/

  43. It's clearly solid for you basically all window programming installation. This website online is confounding its article are crucial and fascinating. I took pride in and bookmark this web page on my chrome. This is in which you can get all run programming in like way present in a clean way .https://zzcrack.com/


  44. This configuration can also be used for devices like Router, Modem etc. and they are all having the initial IP address

  45. Great read I must say. You have beautifully portrayed your thoughts and ideas through this article. Great insight on the topic and value addition. Keep posting more articles like this!

  46. Great post! thanks for sharing lovely article.
    Blue Cloner Crack


Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...