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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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Fun Animal Bento

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This fun animal bento was made because my kiddo on vacation visiting family out of state brought me  back some animal picks. Oh she knows me so well for a gift LOL! Fun animal bento took only minutes to get together this morning. See you dont have to spend hours for a fun meal. Everything […]

Zombie Bento

 Only a few days left for making spooky bento lunches for kiddo! This Halloween lunch is sure to please. She had ribs for dinner with her daddy and PT (Grandpa) and there was leftovers. The whole time they were eating ribs (I dont eat ribs eeww) I was thinking they looked like zombies cause I […]

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 […]

Biscuit Animal Bento

Biscuit Animal Bento was so quick and easy using store bought biscuits in a roll. My little “bunny” got slightly over cooked as I was in the other room when timer went off.  The other biscuits I made did not over-brown cause I was more watchful.  Oh well my kiddo will still eat it and […]

Butterfly Garden Bento

I have not posted any bento pics latly since the move I have been still going out of my mind with everything I did however snap a quick pick of my bento for my kiddo brown bag lunch for a field trip.   My kiddo had an end of the year field trip to the Butterfly Garden. So […]

Simply Sweet Bento

I got up a little late and basically threw this one together, not bad for quick bento. I quickly baked up some Simply Smart chicken chunks (Perdue brand sells GF too!) I had them from the night before and my kiddo said to me “Mom, these nuggets are real chicken and  YUMMY” so I guess […]

Easter Bento

 Im back after my computer being down!  ARRGGH, hate when that happens… Today’s bento is called Easter Bento, well duh its almost here!  My kiddos are very excited for sure.  So with all that in mind, bunnies again for the bento. The bunnies are made of corn dogs, with nori face, cute picks, and cheese […]