Summer Craft- Rock Painting

My little kiddo allways had a thing for rocks, she allways collected them. If we go on a hike or go to a park she finds an intereasting rock to add to her collection. Well since summer is here and we were looking for things to do indoors because of the fires here in Colorado, […]

Cute Panda Bento Lunch

With dreaming of all things Asian lately and my daughters delight in thinking of how we will travel when she is older to the different cultures of Japan and China I made this cute panda bento lunch for her today.  Kiddo and I ate at a new Chinese restaurant and while she was having her […]

Fall Bento Lunch

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Today is crisp Fall day and though I love living here in the forest we only have Pine trees so I don’t get the fall colors in the trees. Plus it is a short window here in Colorado to see the Aspen tree changes and I missed it this year :(   .  So I might […]

Recipe: Best Veggie Stuffed Shells

I have been trying to amp up the veggie intake lately for my kiddo, which is never a bad thing… So she loves pasta (like Mother like daughter) and I thought stuffed shells would be great because there really is not a big plate of pasta it is just the shell. Then I thought what […]

Disney Movie Brave Bento & tutorial

My little one loved the movie Brave by Disney so since this week was special I made her a more special bento. I want to make this weeks bentos all themed about things she loves.  So Brave Bento was made.  We loved the Brave story about this rough and tumble girl, my kiddo totally felt […]

Thanks To Everyone

Big Momma here and I would like to say thanks to everyone who checked in on MommaSays.net over the past year. Because of you I have had a lot of fun posting on some of my favorite things from cooking, bento of course, movie reviews and my list goes on. I had a contest and […]

Fall Bento

Well I am still on the tail end of my cold I thank the Lord above that I have  a bento stash in my freezer. I cannot tell you how easy it makes it to warm something in the oven or micro and pop it in. Makes it so you only have to add some […]

Panda Fun Bento

Here is a bento I forgot to show dont know why but here it is… This was easily made with the help of little silicon cups with bear ears. I filled them with rice added some face detail with nori and done! I added some carrots cut into flowers, turkey flower roll, dried fruit sticks, […]

Cute Girly Bento

 Today I woke to another sunny and bright Colorado morning. I love that it is winter still but we get such sunny days! So with thoughts of warm days I made this bento with a “flowery” girly feel to it. It is basically just adding some design to the cucumber with a flower imprint on […]

Zombie Bento Lunch

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This had to be the easiest lunch I have made to date.  So simple but yet so wonderfully creepy. This is raman noodles which my kiddo LOVES. I know it is not GF but once in a blue moon I let her get a treat and though she has an intolerance to gluten I am […]