Friday, May 20, 2011


one of the upsides to being miserably sick with the most awful head cold to end all head colds?

i have rediscovered my love-nix that- my absolute obsession with, banana popsicles.

by themselves, bananas are a bit odd and not one of my favorite foods. but things that taste like bananas? perfection. the banana-shaped runts candy? i dare say it is the best runt of all. i also adore banana bread, not to mention banana bread cereal from post selects.

then, just yesterday, i saw an advertisement for this. a machine that turns bananas into ice cream with the push of a button? the concept alone sells me!

here's to wishing your weekend is filled with warm sunshine, grass between toes, and your favorite fruit variation, even if it's just a strawberry slurpee from 7-11. as long as you're getting your fruit in, i say.


Chels said...

Hahaha, I love banana popsicles!! They're in the fridge right now actually!

Blondie's Journal said...

I love banana anything!! Especially Bananas Foster! Yum!


P.S. Hope you feel better soon!

Kristina said...

I think I can honestly say I have never eaten one of those! I adore banana bread - but eating bananas them self, I've never been a fan - the periodically slimy texture makes me kind of wanna...gag. But, that ice cream maker thing looks pretty darn sweet! :)

marissa breanna said...

My grocery store sells frozen mini chocolate covered bananas and they are *amazing*. Mmm!

Get well soon, dear!

Anonymous said...

I love bananas! I never tried banana popsicles, but now I will! And that machine is a great idea!

I hope you will feel better soon!

Rest plenty over the weekend!

M. said...

this looks glorious, and yes, the banana is by far the best runt.

Haley K said...

Growing up I loved the popsicles that had two sticks, and banana was my favorite flavor!! :) I'm excited to check out that Icecream maker...mmmmm, perfect for summer that's right around the corner :)

Hope you fell better soon!! Healthy thoughts coming your way :)

Cat said...

Sorry to hear you are sick, doll! Spring head colds are the worst EVER!!!!! At least you still have your cute little kitties to keep you company? {btw...I have been stalking your blog for the past WEEKS but just haven't commented...sorry!}.

I am with you...I love me some any shape, way, or a fruit, as a runt, as a laffy taffy flavor, in bread...but a banana still my tastebuds! :)

Sending healthly thoughts and well wishes your way, friend!

xx Cat

heart like mine said...

hahaha, so cute!

hope you feel better, dearie, and that you can get out and enjoy your weekend!

ashley.warner said...

mmm. that looks delish.
at least there's a postive thing about being sick...yummy popsicles!

lots of love!

Lynn {hearted girl} said...

bahaha! well i sure wasn't expecting this sort of photo popping up on your home page but it's a wonderful, happy surprise!

i didn't know you were feelin' the sicks doll, sure hope it heals up soon....these would be the perfect distraction. never knew about banana flavor before, you've now shared the motherload b/c i think that taste would surely be a huge sensation. my sweet tooth radar is pinging away right now!

i'd popsicle clink in a cheer if i was close by ; )

happy (and healthy) weekend. xo ♥

Shalyn said...

You do bring up an excellent point- nothing banana flavor is yucky! And the runts- no doubt the best flavor!

Please feel better soon!

Emily said...

im so sorry you are sick! the good part of being sick is sick food like jello and popsicles but i cant say ive ever had banana!

sarah nicole said...

Yonanas?! I've gotta get my hands on one of those. : )

I hope you feel better soon. I've been sick too, so I feel your pain!



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