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#1 OneProudMum

Posted 10 February 2013 - 09:19 AM

My current guilty pleasure is a glass of soft drink and eggs on toast sitting on my made bed watching Gilmore Girls on the weekend while my children remain in their pyjamas. I make the bed first so that I can appear like I'm getting domestic at any given time haha!

What is yours?

#2 CupOfCoffee

Posted 10 February 2013 - 09:26 AM

I am sick (with a cold), so my husband is getting me mcdonalds for breakfast.

That is my guilty pleasure... Mcdonalds for breakfast (the only time of day I like it).

#3 Exhaustedbuthappy

Posted 10 February 2013 - 09:27 AM

fruit and nut chocolate

#4 OneProudMum

Posted 10 February 2013 - 09:28 AM

QUOTE (CupOfCoffee @ 10/02/2013, 10:26 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I am sick (with a cold), so my husband is getting me mcdonalds for breakfast.

That is my guilty pleasure... Mcdonalds for breakfast (the only time of day I like it).


I've never had McDonalds for breakfast. Do you order a mcmuffin or hash browns? Sorry you've got a cold!

#5 cinnabubble

Posted 10 February 2013 - 09:28 AM

I just watched a show on hip hop wives.

Bet you didn't see that one coming.

#6 missy78

Posted 10 February 2013 - 09:28 AM

Lying in bed whilst MIL and FIL spend "quality time" with the baby. They don't think I'm awake, but I am, and surfing EB!

#7 axiomae

Posted 10 February 2013 - 09:28 AM

A glass of wine while watching Million Dollar Decorators. Awesome!

#8 SlinkyMalinki

Posted 10 February 2013 - 09:29 AM

I'm watching Pretty Little Liars on DVD.  Love it.

#9 OneProudMum

Posted 10 February 2013 - 09:30 AM

QUOTE (cinnabubble @ 10/02/2013, 10:28 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I just watched a show on hip hop wives.

Bet you didn't see that one coming.


Are you feeling ok?

#10 CupOfCoffee

Posted 10 February 2013 - 09:36 AM

QUOTE (OneProudMum @ 10/02/2013, 09:28 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I've never had McDonalds for breakfast. Do you order a mcmuffin or hash browns? Sorry you've got a cold!


I am getting a bakehouse breakfast roll and hash brown.

So terrible for me, but at the moment I just feel terrible so it balances out laugh.gif

#11 Squeekums Da Feral

Posted 10 February 2013 - 09:37 AM

QUOTE (cinnabubble @ 10/02/2013, 09:58 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I just watched a show on hip hop wives.

Bet you didn't see that one coming.



Im trash TV queen and not even I can stand that.
Should we call a Dr for you? lol

My guilty pleasure atm is cafe de villis cakes at midnight. Bless them being open at such hours.
Now I get to finish what I got last night for breakfast.
MMM chocolate, creamy custard goodness

#12 71Cath

Posted 10 February 2013 - 09:40 AM

QUOTE (OneProudMum @ 10/02/2013, 10:28 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I've never had McDonalds for breakfast. Do you order a mcmuffin or hash browns? Sorry you've got a cold!

I get a sausage mcmuffin and a hash brown, then I put the hash brown inside the muffin. Guilty pleasure indeed  biggrin.gif

#13 Feral Grey Mare

Posted 10 February 2013 - 09:40 AM

Toast with cream cheese and lime/ginger marmalade.

#14 OneProudMum

Posted 10 February 2013 - 09:41 AM

QUOTE (Alpha_Chook @ 10/02/2013, 10:38 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Food wise....hundreds and thousands with anything!! On sandwiches, of course, peanut butter (on spoon, dip in 100s and 1000s), nutella with 100s and 1000s, raw biscuit dough (with 100s and 1000s)....I am obsessed with 100s and 1000s.....I am thinking for pancake day on Tuesday that I put 100s and 1000s in the batter before cooking.

YUM


I just don't get it. Is it the crunchiness?

#15 lozoodle

Posted 10 February 2013 - 09:43 AM

Green cordial. I seriously cannot stop. Im like a little kid!

#16 Corella

Posted 10 February 2013 - 09:52 AM

Moccona caramel instant coffee. I don't love caramel or instant coffee and have a coffee machine here but - I love it.

#17 HRH Countrymel

Posted 10 February 2013 - 10:02 AM

QUOTE (Alpha_Chook @ 10/02/2013, 10:38 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I am thinking for pancake day on Tuesday that I put 100s and 1000s in the batter before cooking.

YUM


The colour will run.... (no, don't ask me how I know this... I just do ok?)

Glue them on afterwards with the maple syrup Alpha_Chook!

#18 unicorn

Posted 10 February 2013 - 10:13 AM

QUOTE (countrymel @ 10/02/2013, 11:02 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
The colour will run.... (no, don't ask me how I know this... I just do ok?)

Glue them on afterwards with the maple syrup Alpha_Chook!

It's true, they will just end up looking like vomitcakes.

I am sitting on the banks of some massive lake, iPad on one side of me, kindle on the other, a hot cup of tea and some a variety of snacks and I'm not moving. But I'm not really feeling guilty though, just an essential recharge.
As a whole I don't feel guilty about spoiling myself, I'm awesome I deserve it. wink.gif

#19 Kreme

Posted 10 February 2013 - 10:34 AM

Malteaser Bunnies. It's getting out of control!!

#20 Fluster

Posted 10 February 2013 - 10:44 AM

QUOTE (cinnabubble @ 10/02/2013, 09:28 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I just watched a show on hip hop wives.

Bet you didn't see that one coming.


You need to check out mob wives (my guilty pleasure).

#21 71Cath

Posted 10 February 2013 - 10:44 AM

QUOTE (Flibbertigibberty @ 10/02/2013, 11:13 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
As a whole I don't feel guilty about spoiling myself, I'm awesome I deserve it. wink.gif

I love this  laughing2.gif

#22 wilding

Posted 10 February 2013 - 11:29 AM

Sour skittles. If the world was made of sour skittles I would be one very happy lady. The guinea pigs think it's their food when they hear the packet rustle  sad.gif

#23 ELH05

Posted 10 February 2013 - 01:41 PM

Dare Ice Coffee - Double Espresso flavour, popped in the freezer and then I wait patiently for it to freeze up - my instant ice coffee frappe - yum yum !!!!  (33 weeks pregnant might I add lol !)

#24 GamerMum

Posted 10 February 2013 - 01:49 PM

"Moo Cheese." AKA Laughing cow cream cheese in the little triangles.

#25 Wacky Wobbler

Posted 10 February 2013 - 03:10 PM

QUOTE (cinnabubble @ 10/02/2013, 10:28 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I just watched a show on hip hop wives.

Bet you didn't see that one coming.


Snap. I watched this today and found it very interesting.

My guilty pleasure is watching Teen Mom. A bit sad that the last ever episode is on today but on the upside Teen Mom 2 and 3 should start soon  biggrin.gif




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