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Cute & Quick Bento

Some mornings there is no inspiration for bento making. Luckily for kiddos you just need color, cuteness and variety for a happy bento for lunchtime. Today that morning where I was flat lining for inspiration! So first I needed color, I grabbed a variety of pics and cups along with fruit and veg, to get […]

You’ll Turn Into A Tree

If you swallow a seed it will grow a plant in you. How many times as a child a felt the fear of this one. I would have the nightmarish thoughts of vines growing out my nose and ears, then being taunted by other kids. Even thoughts of a painfull death as I slowly turned […]

Pocket Pie Mold by William Sonoma

If you ever wanted to make cute little homemade pies you have to go to William Sonoma and purchase the pocket pie molds. This is a must have. The pie molds come in a few different varieties. I just bought my second one. I am now in possession of a heart shape mold which I really […]

Cute Animal Bento

  With everything going on here I had bento guilt and made sure kiddo got her bento. While I was making it she saw it and said Oh how cute and then put more picks. So with here in mind it has many animal picks today and that is so OK she made it her […]

Three Little Pigs Bento

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Sometimes we all love to PIG OUT and kiddo loves meatballs. So we had some leftovers from dinner last night (cannot believe that). She did however horde the last few meatballs after dinner and claimed them as her own. So I told her she could have them for lunch. This cute pig bento had to […]

Broken Cell Phone Port- Easy Fix! Save $$$

I recently wanted to do a pay as you go no contract with T-mobile. For 30 bucks a month I can get 1500 text/phone minutes and some mega bites to go online with.  Good deal for me Since it is at least 50 bucks or more for contracts.. Drawback is you need your own phone.  I […]

Snowman Bento

With snow still on the ground here in the forest I made today’s bento another snowman. I just love snowman and wishing the snow will be sticky enough here to make one. We will have to try today after school. I even have a “snowman kit” I got a few years ago! Back to my […]

Pretty Bento

We have had some nice “Spring-y” weather trying to show itself here, yesterday was so sunny and then today rain. I should be happy it is not snow, LOL.. My kiddo and I have started getting the yard ready for spring by starting our garden plants in the hot house and then raking up all […]

Earth Day Bento

This is last years bento from earth day I dropped the ball for this year so enjoy! Earth Day is Friday so to help celebrate our Big Blue Marble (remember that show?) I made my kiddo a Earth Day Bento. Yes, I know it is Early but Friday she has half days so no lunch […]

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 […]