Houston definitely isn’t Winter friendly, but we don’t really care. Just because it doesn’t feel like Winter, doesn’t mean we can’t do Winter stuff. You can buy hot chocolate all year round, so why are you only expected to drink it during the winter time, or when its cold outside. Maybe I just want something hot to drink, while I’m sweating on the porch..ever think about that?
How crazy does that sound? Believe it or not, there are literally some people in this crazy city that think that way on a regular basis…. *raises hand guiltily*
Any who, hot or cold weather, indulging in hot chocolate puts you in a place of comfort. A place of relief and satisfaction. It’s that moment where you can just… …. ….. sigh.
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Toppings (see image below)
Making hot chocolate has become a weekly tradition in the house. My son loves to help make homemade hot chocolate. It all started with him pestering me EVERY day about hot chocolate. I would say “NO” like 3-4 times throughout the week until one day I finally said “YES,” and that day, typically Thursdays or Fridays, has become our hot chocolate day. Persistent little bugger. But when you really want something, you shamelessly ask for it until you get it. Right?
I know if I really want something, I keep sending hints to Bear or to my friend’s until someone gets it for me. LOL if they don’t, then I just end up getting it myself. *shrugs*
but… Sometimes I ask for things, that I don’t even need nor have the ability to maintain at times. Thus is something that Bear had caught on to, if I ask for something – he’ll wait to see if I mention it again. If I do then he’ll get it, but if I don’t be won’t even all me about it again. He would just pretend like it never happened. SMH
However, the little bear will ask relentlessly nonstop. I admire his determination. The kid doesn’t give up… Easily.
I think we could all learn from him. When someone tells you “NO” you just keep on asking with a new reason as to why they should say “YES.”
Long story short: “Never take “NO” for an answer!”