Friday Haiku: Good Ol’ Fashioned Picnic

Here’s the perfect spot

We’ll pick flowers, fly a kite

Spread out the blanket

Hope it doesn’t rain, Nehama V.


  1. This site is going to heck in a hambasket!

    p.s. and I love it :lol:

  2. Well done, Gigi, very well done.

  3. skippymom says:

    First comment, and I think you’ve already won this thread, Gigi.

  4. *Giggles uncontrollably*

  5. OMG Gigi you made me crack up!

  6. Widdle nose beep.

  7. kiragirl says:

    I’ll bring a cooler
    Filled with Ham-salad sam-wiches
    and a Rhubarb pie!

  8. Martha in Washington says:

    Why is there never a hamster in MY pic-i-nic basket? :(

  9. kiragirl says:

    they’re afraid of ants

  10. Can little Jamon
    come on a picnic with me
    and our friend Jamin?

  11. skippymom says:

    Sigh…when are y’all going to get OVER Jamin, already?

  12. oh let us have our fun, skippymom :)

  13. skippymom says:

    Oh, absolutely. I was just messing with you. In fact, you other ladies can have all the Jamin you want as long as I get Carl Kasell.

  14. did you ever see this npr valentine?

  15. skippymom says:

    I had not seen that. Wow, if I ever said that to a human it would really mean something.

  16. kibblenibble says:

    Pretty much never, skippymom. :-)

  17. Mary (the first) says:

    Agree although more fondly remember the Scottish kid saying goodbye to the lion cubs. *sigh*

  18. *swoon*
    he can picnic right along with us, if he’d like :)

  19. kibblenibble says:

    Yes, M the first! I love him, too. I’m so fickle!

  20. skippymom says:

    Yeah, I guess it really was a rhetorical question.

  21. I’ll bring some pb& JAM thumb print cookies ! (snerk)

  22. dubyah1 says:

    Because ‘ham sammich’ was taken, we present: The BunnyRat of Omar I Can:

    A wee loaf of bread, a
    Balloon basket, and thou. Ah,
    Hamsterness enow!

  23. Tiskit, a tasket
    A hampster’s in my basket
    Eating up my lunch

  24. Mary (the first) says:

    Pic-a-nic basket
    Full of cute little hamster
    Spring has sprung! (I hope!)

  25. Starfish says:

    Peeks from the basket
    “Are we going out today?”
    Not in this weather.

    (Because it’s been raining all week where I live.)

  26. addacat says:

    What a lovely day…
    The trees the flowers nom nom nom…
    Was that your sandwich?

  27. Argh I am having issues making a haiku!

  28. Start with five small words
    Then add another seven
    And end with five more!

  29. LOL Well Iwas having trouble with the five small words LOL but I managed to put some together finally!

  30. Little hammie Pie
    Ready for frolicking fun
    and a picnic lunch

  31. I pack a basket
    With packable containers
    Deep hamster-ception.

  32. :-) Ori (the hamster in this photo) was the sweetest, tiniest baby! Thank you for sharing my photo!!!


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