This is just a song me and the kids made up over the years. It started with just the first verse about breakfast, then gradually more verses got made up for lunch and dinner, and finally dessert. I can’t describe the tune. I need to write down the words because it would be terrible if I forgot them…
Piece of blueberry pie
Maple syrup on French Toast, Pancakes piled high
Hot Home Fries, Matzoh Brie, these things I like the most
Eggs and Bacon, Oatmeal, Waffles, Stack of Jelly Toast
Criss-Cross, Barbecue Sauce
Piece of Pizza Pie
Fish and Chips and Grilled Cheese, Ham and Swiss on Rye
Sloppy Joes, Beef Tacos, Macaroni Cheese
Hamburger with French Fries, pass the Ketchup, please.
Criss-Cross, Tomato Sauce
Piece of Shepherd’s Pie
Roast Turkey, Mashed Potatoes, Gravy on the side
Honey-baked Ham, Leg of Lamb, Tuna CasseRRRRRROOOOOLLLE (you have to really roll the R and hold the note there)
Grilled Chicken, London Broil, Fried Filet of Sole.
Criss-Cross, Chocolate Sauce
Piece of French Silk Pie
Hot Fudge, Banana Split, Whipped Cream to the sky
Angel Food Cake, goodness’ sake, a Rainbow Sherbert Dream
Cream Puff, Eclair, Baked Alaska, Scoop of Peach Ice Cream.