Weenie Men – A Fun Dinner for Kids

I’m not even sure I can type this post.  I’m laughing too hard.  ‘Cause seriously… this meal cracked me up.  But even more hysterical than these totally adorable weenie men (that I found over on Casa de Luna) is the conversation that I had with my son.  Are you ready for this???
 
My son: “Don’t forget today is Saturday so we get a fun dinner.”
Me: “You’re right.  What should we do tonight?  How about Weenie Men?”
My Son: “Oh yeah, or Super Weenie.”
Me: “Um, what?”
My Son: “You know, Super Weenie.”
Me: “What’s a Super Weenie?”
My Son:  “Mom!  It’s a crime fighting hot dog.  Duh.”
Me:  “Of course.  Could you show me how to do that?”
 
Are you ready for this…..
 
I’d like to introduce you to Super Weenie – Crime Fighting Hot Dog!
 
 
Is that hysterical or what?!?!  I laughed so hard I cried.  He was so proud of his weenie creation.
 
Way better than my weenie men.
 
They were easy to make and my kids loved them.  Just cut a hot dog and then place in a pan with water in it.  Cook like you would a regular hot dog and voila!  Weenie men!

To make the hair on Super Weenie, my son added some uncooked spaghetti noodles.  Then we put them in a pan of boiling water and cooked these crime fighting bad boys until the pasta was cooked.

I love being a Mom always.  But there are days that make my heart burst and I thank the heavens that I was blessed with such amazing kids.  This was one of those days!

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Comments

  1. Erin these are tooooo funny, and it looks like your son is becoming as creative as you! Can’t wait to show them to my grandson after I pick him up from school today.

  2. Oh those are “super” cute!!!!! I love those kinds of Mom moments.

  3. Hilarious. I’ll have to remember that when my son gets old enough. And thanks for stopping by Chattychics.com as well!

    Melody

  4. That is hysterical!! What a super fun meal! I love it when the kids are so creative and clever when you least expect it! This was priceless!!

  5. OHHHH….M….GEEEEE!!! Talk about GENIUS!!! I just showed these to my daughter and she LOVED them!!!
    THANKS

    I am your newest follower!!!

  6. Your son definitely has your genes! I LOVE the cape:)

  7. This looks like so much fun!

  8. Super Weenie!!? That’s great! Just might be cool enough to make me stop being a vegetarian…at least for one night. I have a feeling that tofu dogs wouldn’t perform as well.

  9. Oh I love how you even have hair on the one!! Cute. Thanks for linking up to TGIF! See you next week,
    Beth =-)

  10. Great! I am definately making these and sharing this link!

  11. These are so hilarious! I knew I had to click on them when I saw them. You are seriously so cute with your kids. Keep up the amazing work! Thanks for linking up to Strut Your Stuff Saturday! We hope that you will come back tomorrow and share more of you amazing ideas!
    Camille @
    SixSistersStuff