In recent times, an old treat from my ducklinghood has returned. Perhaps you remember it…Dunkaroos was a snack from the 90’s that included small cookies that you dunked (hence the name) in frosting. (In fact, they’re kind of like those snacks where you get several crackers and can spread cheese on them. Which were also a childhood favorite of mine.) I remember enjoying these quite a bit when I was young, and though they were apparently discontinued, I recently learned that they’re back! Naturally, I just had to try them to see if they’re as good as I remember.Continue reading Dunkaroos Are Back: The Duck’s Verdict
I won my first auction on eBay last night. (You guys might remember my post about my first auction where I attempted to get the collector’s edition of Ni no Kuni.) I’m really tired now because it required me to be up at a weird hour of the night. It was worth it, though. I got a rare Funko Pop for $80 less than usual.
Can you guess which Funko I got? I’ll give you a hint. “He’s Mr. White Christmas, he’s Mr. Snow”!
The night of 11/21/20, I had another very interesting set of dreams that included another weird visit to Disneyland and a flight through a virtual world. In the first dream, there was a special event in Disneyland, and each ride had this checklist of sorts. If you managed to complete every item on the list, you would either receive or get a chance to win a special prize for that particular ride. Well, as is often the case in such dreams, I never have much time at Disneyland because the time goes by so quickly. So I decided I had to at least visit my favorite ride, the Haunted Mansion, of course.Continue reading I Dream I’m a Fairy on a Broomstick
Late though it may be, I wanted to share with you all how my Christmas went this year. Despite 2020 being a wacky time indeed, Mother Duck and I still managed to have a pleasant little Christmas with our Siamese kitties Rosalina and Carmelita, who also got a little something for Christmas. From movies to gifts, below is just a little summary of how Christmas 2020 went for the Duck of Indeed.Continue reading Christmas 2020: Vintage Movies, Cat Toys, and Lots of Funkos
Merry Christmas, dear readers! To celebrate this most festive of days, I have a silly little story to share with you all! We were recently watching YouTuber Barry Lewis make a tiny gingerbread house (video below), and it inspired us to make our own…except it wouldn’t be tiny, and it wouldn’t be made of gingerbread! Since we felt like cobbling together a miniature house out of whatever we happened to have lying around, we decided to make…a graham cracker house, decorated with old Halloween candy (we didn’t plan on eating it anyway) and any other appropriate ingredients!Continue reading A Festive Graham Cracker House…and Grumpy Snowman
About two weeks before Christmas, Mother Duck and I had a rather fun weekend involving the yearly Christmas festival. For the first time ever, the event spanned two days instead of just one in an effort to decrease the crowd levels, and we…well, we actually went both days, summoned as we were by the call of delicious festival food.Continue reading Fried Christmas Treats and Free Movies
Thanksgiving was last week, and though my post is a tad late, getting a post published the day after the holiday it’s about isn’t too easy. So I didn’t. Ahem, I just thought I’d write a little bit about how our Thanksgiving went, along with a little gift we got for our lovely Siamese cats, Rosalina and Carmelita.Continue reading Spatchcocked Turkey and Cat Towers
I’m not sure when I last talked about “the beans” (AKA our Siamese kitty sisters Rosalina and Carmelita), but any day not spent discussing adorable kittens is one day too many. (They are no longer technically kittens, but in my mind, they will be babies forever.) Today, I wanted to write about how cooperative our little kitties have become with each other.Continue reading Carmelita and Rosalina Learn to Share
The spooky goodness continues to spill over into November because I had another unsettling dream I wanted to write about from the night of October 14. While creepy dreams are obviously not preferable when one is going through them, they are certainly more fun to write about. This particular dream had a decidedly eerie tone throughout, and standout moments from it came about when a haunted house attraction turned out to be more fact than fiction….Continue reading Breathing on the Other Side: Yet Another Eerie Dream
I had a very spooky dream the night of September 22. The dream started out in a candy store, which seems unassuming enough. It was a rather dirty candy store, though, because people would take bites out of candy and leave the rest there, which was most unpleasant indeed. I wanted some candy to bring home, especially some dark chocolate, but it was hard to find what I wanted, especially if I wanted candy that was untouched! (This part of the dream might have been because I recently bought some cookies, which turned out to be all smashed up when I opened the package.) Continue reading Knocking at the Door: Another Creepy Dream