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Fun with Food Dehydrator


I had received this Ronco brand food dehydrator a bit ago from my Mom. It is an older model from the 70’s I am sure. I was a bit uneasy to use it but I figured I would just go for it. I am glad I did. It is late summer and there is still […]

Flavorful GF, Dairy Free boxed Mac and Cheese solutions

So if your kiddo is like mine and is GF and DF (gluten free and dairy free) but still groans for the days of Kraft mac and cheese.  I know that buying mac and cheese that looks like “K” is challenging. Plus the taste is always a little off in some way and doesn’t satisfy […]

Cute Little Lion Bento

At kiddos request she wanted an animal bento. She said she likes them the best. With Spring here and the weather was so nice but so rainy the other day. It made me think of that saying of how March enters  in like a lion and comes out like a lamb, well that is how […]

Cute Heart Muffin Tops/ Product review: muffin top pan

With love still in the air I am in the mood to make a cute and quick breakfast. So I pulled out this muffin top pan I received as a gift from my Mother and thought I would give it a try. Everyone knows that the muffin top is the best part of a muffin […]

Product Review: Nicer Dicer Plus by Genius

 I have a new favorite kitchen gadget! I just had to post about it. I must admit when I first got the Nicer Dicer Plus I was skeptical that it would hold up to the challenges in my kitchen. I am glad to say that it hold up to my every challenge. This product self […]

Product Review: Edible Food Markers

There are two different kinds of  edible food markers and I will do a side by side comparison so you can see the difference. In bento I want to draw on food to add color and make it cute. I would like to add color to breads for sandwiches and draw pictures onto cheese. Those […]

Product Review: Web site JBOX.COM

I love this web site. It has so many things to choose from and if your into anime this is a great place to buy cute things. I found it because of their bento products. I have ordered pics and little things previously and they came in two weeks! and being shipped from Japan I […]