Hello Kitty Cake

My Kiddo turned 9 this week (sniff sniff, wipe tear). She is not your average little girl. I love that about her. She is so NOT a princess type and the only “Barbie” she likes are those weird Monster High dolls. She seriously said when she first saw them “now that’s my kinda doll”!  She […]

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 […]

Quick Bunny Bento #2

Here is another bento from her last week of school. Better late than never to post. I call it Quick Bunny Bento #2 ,Fist cause it is the second bunny bento and also cause I used the cutouts I had in the freezer! It makes it seriously quicker to make a fast bento if you dont […]

Costumes More Than Just for Halloween

Well it is the time of year when you can choose to be scary, cute, daring or just silly. It is the one time when some kids actually get to really think “what do I want to be”.  For some kids like mine they have been planning on it all year! My daughter since last […]

Night Owl Bento

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With the holidays and fall season here the stores have so many owls in them!  I LOVE owls I want to buy them all up. With owls on my brain I thought I would make today’s cute bento with a owl theme. My cute Night owl bento was made with Annie Chuns Minute rice, my […]

Valentines Bento Bear

Love is in the air and in the bento! My Valentines Bento Bear is sure to make my kiddo swoon when she open up the bento box today. Today’s bento is in a very cute heart boxes. Kiddo wanted an animal bento so I made her a sticky rice bear. I of course used my […]

Snowflake Bento

Snow Flake Bento is again for Christmas how can anyone not want to make seasonal bentos right now. I cannot stop thinking of Christmas! Plus I love the snow here in Colorado. Here for a few days then the nice warm sun comes and melts it. Perfect. Does not stay to long to be bothersome. […]

Hello Kitty Bento Lunch

So with no inspiration this morning I went to Hello Kitty to rescue my bento for kiddo’s lunch. Making “girly” food is so easy with Hello Kitty, because all you need is her cute face and a few flowers and picks. That makes it quick and easy. Today’s Hello Kitty Bento Lunch started with the […]

Greek Style Chicken and Zucchini

Our garden is producing vegetables now and we are so excited. My kiddo is so excited to pick it all feeling a great sense of accomplishment on her gardening skills. One of the veggies that is growing like bonkers is our zucchini and yellow squash, both of which her Daddy loves (and sorry to say I have […]

Flower Power Bento

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While feeling uninspired this morning I decided to find something to spark creativity in my cookie cutters. I found a cool flower shape and inspiration was set. I used the flower cookie cutter to cut some ham I then was frying it in a pan and thought I will add some egg. Kiddo loves breakfast […]