Cute Kitty and Puppy Cupcakes

My kiddo wanted something special to bring to school for her birthday and since she is my last kiddo I will basically make whatever if possible. I try to make something cool cause I am blessed to be a stay home momma that LOVES to bake and add some type of crafty edge and I […]

Winging It

Every time a bell rings an angel gets it’s wings Ok being the good little Catholic girl I was as a child, I would think of how sad it was all these little angels up in Heaven waiting and waiting for someone to ring a bell. It broke my innocent heart to think of it. […]

A+ Kid Bento

First Day of school here and once again the daily bentos will be made.  It is exciting for both of us, she loves the lunches and I try to get my food crafting blood going. I made the A+ Kid Bento because I was thinking of a theme for her first day and got inspiration […]

Hello Kitty Sammi Bento

Well kiddos are out of school for the past week and we planted our garden and have been trying to keep busy.  Bentos may not be daily but they will be given and on a plate instead of the bento box.  So I used the sandwich cutter that was my find at the thrift store. […]

Bunny Breakfast Bento

 Oh I just had to make another bento with a bunny! So This cute Bunny Breakfast Bento is todays Lunch.  This Cute and simple bento was a combination of last nights dinner and some fresh fruit and veg (cant go wrong with that).  In the upper left side I have some potato pancake with green […]

Gluten Free Tofu (Vegetarian) Pierogies

 Once in a while I get a bug to make traditional perogies by hand. The store bought ones will only tide me over for so long.  Plus with my little one having a gluten sensitivity I feel bad for her because she loved them so much. There are so many GF recipes for pasta so […]

Best Fresh Green Bean Recipe (blanching & Freezing)

The garden is now producing beans also my neighbor kindly gave me some of his, I guess he has a ton coming in (I’m jealous).  So I blanched some along with the zucchini I had and used my seal a meal device, then put them in the freezer for winter, the rest I saved for […]

Apple / Pear Butter (GF or even sugar free)

This time of the year when sweater weather is here YEA!  I love it. Though fall went by too fast here in Colorado.  We had our first snow a few weeks ago that put a dent in the trees leaves colors. then Yesterday we had snow and that was it for us here.  It usually […]

Surviving Family Visits

Sometimes it all sounds so good at first. You decide to have the family out for a visit. Maybe you decided for some reason to go take the kids to see the parents in Florida instead of going to Hawaii and spending time alone.  Are we nuts, your thinking halfway through the trip. Dreaming how […]

Simple Bear Bento

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My simple bear bento lunch for kiddo was inspired by the cute little panda cookies I bought at the Asian market. Such a cute cookie I had to buy it for kiddos bentos. To make this bento I made a basic sammi with GF bread (Udies hot dog bun) I added ears made of carrot […]