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Saturday, July 12, 2008

I Heart Snowcones!

So as I have said before I think that snowcones should have a food group of there very own. I see now that my obssession has become an addiction. I seriously have one everyday. My favorite is pink lemon sour. There is a snow shack very close to school. Yesterday I skipped a day and I was very grouchy. I feel as if I am wasting my money but I just can't stop. They are so delicious and they put a smile on my face. So today I was thinking and feeling guilty about how many I eat a week but still decided to stop for my second round after school. There is a place on the way home called African Ice. I have often wondered how the African's enjoy their ice. To my surprise they like theirs just like the rest of the world. I found out that it is called African Ice because everytime you buy a snowcone they give you an african coin and you have three options of places to donate. They have explinations of each charity and a place to put your donation. So today I donated to a single mother by the name of Annanita. It was a sign to me that each time a suck down some of that icey deliciousness I am saving the world. Yay me! They are cheaper there to. Did I mention that I love snowcones.

10 Comments:

Blogger Amanda said...

I wish they had an African place around here, somewhere. I would totally partake and help someone in need. You keep eatin em from that place. You're doing your part to make the world a better place one snowcone at a time.

July 12, 2008 at 5:49 PM  
Blogger Kate said...

I am sorry that I didn't stick around for the snowcones on Friday. Next time I come up which will be in lets see 6 weeks you will have to take me to partake in the wonderfulness of the African ice. See ya later.

July 13, 2008 at 9:07 AM  
Blogger Haley...Nate thinks blogging is silly said...

I totally understand the obsession. Mine is popcicles though, Nate knows his life is in grave danger if he touches any of my popcicles. I've seend that African Ice place, I'll have to give it a try.

July 14, 2008 at 9:38 AM  
Blogger Cindy Judd said...

We don't have any cool African snow cone places up here. We don't actually have any cool places up here. You've been here you know what I'm saying. We can drive for a few miles and get a soft serve ice cream twist. I prefer a total chocolate soft serve. Kacey prefers a choc. van. twist with candies all over it.

July 15, 2008 at 9:12 PM  
Blogger Chad and Nicole said...

You are such a noble person Leah! Forcing yourself to buy snow cones to help others :)

July 16, 2008 at 8:55 AM  
Blogger Aramie Randall said...

If you're looking for charities to donate to, there is one called Save The Aramie that is a very worth-while cause.
When I was a kid and we lived in CA, I used to get one called Tiger's Blood. I don't know if I liked it because of the mystery and intrigue one imagines when you hear "Tiger's Blood", or if it was because it tasted like raspberry.

July 18, 2008 at 1:26 PM  
Blogger Aramie Randall said...

Correction, Mom: She is now into only vanilla with rainbow sprinkles.

July 18, 2008 at 1:26 PM  
Blogger Aramie Randall said...

Yes, it's true. I have been letting the phone ring and not picking up no matter who is calling. I'm in a funk. I'm sure that after I have filled my bucket at church tomorrow I will be much more likely to reach out to others, because Jesus said to.

July 19, 2008 at 6:09 PM  
Blogger Christon said...

Dont feel bad, its better than a daily dairy queen trip that has packed about 8 extra pounds on my tail! Snow cones are not bad for you! Enjoy, you only live once! Besides after your hard work you deserve a treat!~

July 22, 2008 at 5:27 AM  
Blogger Hunt Family said...

I do have to say Leah that I too am a lover of the snowcone. There are three stands here in town, but my favorite is the snowstop. They have a summer kiss flavor that is amazing, it has like peach and strawberry and something else. It is deluxe!!

July 28, 2008 at 5:24 PM  

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