Star Bento

Star Bento was created quickly as I could not function this morning. The reason I did a star theme is because we went shopping yesterday and we saw this STAR FRUIT and we have never eaten one before. So I am crossing my fingers that it will not taste too weird for my kiddo at […]

Cute Monkey Bento

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Yesterday I had gotten inspiration from the bento I made using Cute z cute  Animal Palz mini cutters. I had made a little monkey sammi which I thought was so cute and it made me think how I used to call my kiddo monkey as a pet name for her when she was little. So […]

Winter Holiday Bento

I had a little extra time this morning for her Holiday Bento. So I noticed when I got all the supplies out that the end of the cucumber was kinda tree shaped so I used my tools and carved up some of the tree branches to make it 3-D ish.. I like how it turned […]

Organization Time

Now that the Christmas season has come to a close and the kiddos will be starting back to school tomarrow, I decided that I would gear up for those bento lunches and early morning breakafasts (and of course my daily posts ). I had to go through all the leftover snacks and treats that were […]

World Animal Day – Tiger Bento

I made a tiger today, one of my kiddos favorite animals. My kiddo is not the Barbie girl type she is all about animals, always has been. So this bento is sure to please her WILD side. One thing I was particularly excited about was I went to Whole Foods and they had tri-colored carrots! […]

Safe Trick or Treating:Does child predators live by you and other tips!

With the Halloween night upon us the best thing to do is to know your neighborhood. There is allot going on these days. I have one teen who wants to run around town with her friends on Halloween Night and still a little one whose hand will gladly be in mine while we walk the […]

Craft Jewerly: Bottle Cap Necklace

When hanging at the mall with the kiddos one day we went into the popular little kiddo store that is like girl heaven, with price tags that are not Mommy heaven. This place is where she loves to go you can get little toys, the latest cool clothes and shoes.  They also sell jewelry and […]

Best Pumpkin Seed Recipe

Ok it took much trial and error to fineally hear from someone to try boiling the seeds first, DUH why did I never think of that before? So with the addition of boiling my pumkin seeds are now so much more yummy.  I like to experiment with flavors. Try pumpkin pie spice or just plain sugar […]

Welcome Spring Bento

Welcome Spring! Yesterday was the first day of Spring! Colorado is definitely showing signs of it too, all last week was WARM! This week was cooler but by Friday we will be not wearing coats again! So to honor the nice weather I made Welcome Spring Bento. In this bento I was able to use […]

A Momma’s thoughts on Amy Winehouse

How many times now has it happened. Someone famous has died from either drugs or alcohol even the combination of the two.  We all know that too well that the people around them keep the artist happy to keep that money machine going. I feel so sorry for parents of these poor souls caught up […]