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Love U Bento

I named this bento Love U Bento because not just the obvious love I have for my kiddo, yes the main reason. But, I love what bento making has done for my family. Bento has helped my kiddo feel good about her lunches and better about any diet restrictions I have for her. From GF […]

Fall Bento Lunch

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Today is crisp Fall day and though I love living here in the forest we only have Pine trees so I don’t get the fall colors in the trees. Plus it is a short window here in Colorado to see the Aspen tree changes and I missed it this year :(   .  So I might […]

Cute Little Chicks Bento

Today is going to be in the 80’s here in Colorado feels more like Summer than Spring! I do hear the little birdies waking with me in the morning tweeting away, love that.  So they inspired me today for the Cute Little Chicks Bento. The cute little chicks are made from quail eggs. My kiddo loves […]

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 […]

Cute Pikachu Girl Bento

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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 […]

Pumpkin Bento1

Well fall break is over and this was a definite Manic Monday! After being off of school for a week and getting lazy, sleeping in it was hard even for me to get back in the groove.  I just did and easy bento using cookie cutter shapes.  I found some cool mini cookie cutter shapes […]

Cute Fun Frog Bento

Today was a special day for my kiddo, her teacher let her bring her pet frog to school, oops its a toad (she would correct me). So I made her this Cute Fun Frog Bento. This is alot of food and so she knows if there is leftover to eat for snack at snack time, […]

Fun Food Bento 1

I am loving that my kiddo is excited about showing off her lunches at school, oh no the pressure LOL! I wanted to do some bentos of her favorite things.  Why is Mary Poppins now singing in my head? Great, now that will be stuck there all day…. So Deconstructed Pizza it is.  I put […]

Halloween Bento – Pumpkins

Yea October is here and now officially can make Halloween Bentos! I had a pumpkin patch bento in mind all morning and could not wait to make it with our leftovers from dinner. I had some cute picks that inspired me to do this. So for this bento I used the mixed veg in a […]

Lucky Bento

Well I am late on posting anything, last week was crazy here with kiddos not feeling well and appointments. I am just now making her a quick bento for St Patrick’s Day. Better late than never.  I call this one Lucky Bento, because I was lucky to find this box at a resale shop for […]