For Better or For Worse by Lynn Johnston

For Better or For Worse

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  1. howtheduck

    howtheduck said, 10 months ago

    I am going to guess it’s blood pudding and not chocolate pudding.

  2. curmudgeon68

    curmudgeon68 said, 10 months ago

    @howtheduck

    Nuthin’ wrong with that!

  3. Doctor Toon

    Doctor Toon said, 10 months ago

    My step daughter starts pestering about what’s-the-next-meal almost as soon as she finishes eating, so I’ve come u with some creative answers


    One of my favorites was *Buttcheese Casserole"

  4. djc928

    djc928 said, 10 months ago

    My mom always said, “windballs and air pudding.”

  5. K.C. Fahel

    K.C. Fahel said, 10 months ago

    I’ve gotten my daughters to stop asking “What’s for dinner?” Every time they asked, I give them the same answer: “Food.” If they asked, “What kind of food?” I’d say, “The edible kind.” When they discovered that my answer NEVER changed, they stopped asking.

  6. frugalnotcheap

    frugalnotcheap said, 10 months ago

    It’s only the middle of November and I’m running out of Hot, Homemade, Pop-in-the-Oven, Warm up the House Ideas…

  7. lightenup

    lightenup GoComics PRO Member said, 10 months ago

    @Doctor Toon

    I make up things like, “Dragon Tails” and “Unicorn Boogers”.

  8. IndyMan

    IndyMan said, 10 months ago

    One that always worked with our daughters was: Why don’t you hang around and help us make it and then you will know !
    They left the house running !!!

  9. goweeder

    goweeder GoComics PRO Member said, 10 months ago

    I cooked up a lb of ground beef, 3 chopped cooked potatoes and 3 sliced onions — stirred it all together in a big skillet for a while. When they asked what we were having, I said “garbage.”
    .
    It’s still their favorite dish!

  10. Respectful Troll

    Respectful Troll said, 10 months ago

    the way I heard it was, “Wait and see, Puddin’.”

  11. gmforde

    gmforde said, 10 months ago

    I had a bad habit of asking mom what was for dinner. She cured it by making me help her cook. lol

  12. summerdog

    summerdog said, 10 months ago

    You can put a fancy name on it, but it’s still yuck!

  13. dsom8

    dsom8 said, 10 months ago

    @K.C. Fahel

    Our answers were “Food” and “Good Food.” They stopped asking so long ago I needed your post to remind me.

  14. Gokie5

    Gokie5 said, 10 months ago

    My mom used to say, “Layovers to catch meddlers!”
    Sometimes, like K. C. Fahel, I do this with the askers:
    “What’s for dinner?”
    “Food.”
    “What kind of food?”
    “Eatin’ food!”
    But I like that “Come help me fix it and you’ll see!” thing.

  15. Macushlalondra

    Macushlalondra said, 10 months ago

    @K.C. Fahel

    My mother did the same thing. Usually it meant she didn’t know herself yet what she planned to make, otherwise she’d tell us, only she’d say, “I’m having…” and I wondered why she worded it that way. Then I’d say, “What are the rest of us having?”

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