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 […]

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 […]

Little Lovin’ Bento

I made todays bento for my kiddo with some of the stash I had because I really need to go shopping and there was no left-overs from dinner and the creative juices were hiding this morning from lack of sleep. So she will still be happy because it is GF Lasagna, made with the rice […]

Cute Pokemon Bento

So I was so excited that a good friend of mine in Japan found some cool bento stuff! My kiddo freaked out especially when she saw the Pokemon stuff. So thanks so much to Daisy ! So inspired by new Pokemon stuff and how Pikachu is just too darn cute, I made this Cute Pokemon […]

Best GF Tempura

So I was wanting tempura last night like there was no tomorrow and the mix I had was not GF due to the wheat flour. I did not feel like making 2 separate kinds of tempura mix so I decided I would just go for it and make my own batter GF version. If you […]

Recipe: Rice Crispy Sushi treat – School time fun treat!

My daughter wanted something special for her class on her birthday. I was tired of the same ol thing and so was she. The cupcake.  Not to dis this cute little confection but everyone brings cupcakes. So on a budget that we are and we don’t want to invite the whole class over for a […]

Cute Elephant Bento

Cute Elephant Bento was the decision for today’s bento because my kiddo and I have this “thing” for elephants.  Dumbo is the main reason we started to love them.  The way that Dumbo’s Momma Jumbo puts her trunk around little Dumbo and swings him. Ever since she was a baby I used to hum the […]

Cute Monkey Bento

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 […]

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 […]

Cute Pikachu Girl Bento

Cute Pikachu Girl Bento is the second I believe at my attempt at making my daughter into a rice ball, LOL!  She gets a kick out of “eating her head”.  I have seen many bento artists make heads before but, this is my Pikachu Girl and I tried. My kiddo got a peek at it […]