Lady Bugs & Butterflies Bento

 Cute Lady Bugs & Butterflies Bento today!  I choose this because as my kiddo and I are in the garden weeding and getting ready to plant in a week we are finding ladybugs on the horseradish and rhubarb growing wild and free in the garden. Plus in the yard we are seeing a lot of […]

I Love Breakfast Bento

I believe yesterday was international pancake day, so in light of this I am reposting this cute bento I made from last year, plus kiddo is sick home from school today so no bento :( This is the last bento before our BIG Disney vacation. We are leaving bright and early so we have as […]

Salt Dough fun family time

My daughter loves dough. She even gets a little from the corner pizza place to play with when we dine in the restaurant. So she was very excited to make this craft at home. Think of all the orniments you and your kids can make for Christmas. It would be a cool thing to see over the […]

Yummy Bento 1 – Steamed Pork Bun

So I had gone previously to the Asian market here and bought some frozen BBQ pork buns to steam.  I personally dont think they are the best thing but my kiddo does. She loves them! So I steamed them while she was getting ready this morning and placed them into her thermos. I put a […]

Spring Time Bento!

I love spring. Not to warm and not too cold here in Colorado. You cannot totally put away your winter clothes because we can get a snowfall up to Mothers Day!. Best thing though the snow melts in 24 hours usually and the next day could be in the high 60 to low 70’s! Crazy, […]

Stay-cation The At Home Vacation

So what are you doing for SPRING BREAK?  If funding ,gas prices or other things prevent you from a real vacation why not do a STAY-cation?  This week has not only been spring break but also me prepping to move,  because we are moving at the end of April I have been very busy checking […]

Hoppy Day Bento

 My bento for kiddo today is HOPPY Day Bento and indeed it is.  We got a lease on a new place and we are very excited to finally be in a house, we hope to lease there for a few years to see if we like that area. If all goes well we hope to […]

Snowy Spring Bento

OK photography was kinda on the quick, so sorry .  We were running late out the door this morn when I realized I didn’t take a picture of the bento as we were rushing kiddo out the door.  She had a special day at school and we were busy with costumes and all, plus the […]

Santa Bento

Today’s Christmas themed bento is the big man himself, Santa Claus! I first used some left over dinner and my kiddos favorite food when she is eating meat (vegetarian one month full on meat eater the next-silly bean), BBQ ribs and yes it it GF! I also added some broccoli and baby carrot with a […]

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 […]