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Cute and Easy Bear Bento

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Cute and easy bear bento was inspired by my need for cuteness of course and some speedy bento making since I have been having issues in the morning lately. I love how this turned out with the cute bear for lunch and so healthy is the bonus. All this food could have easily been leftovers […]

Organization Time

Now that the Christmas season has come to a close and the kiddos will be starting back to school tomarrow, I decided that I would gear up for those bento lunches and early morning breakafasts (and of course my daily posts ). I had to go through all the leftover snacks and treats that were […]

Meal Planning For Dummies

I am not sure if they actually have one of these books for meal planning. I know I have seen those “For Dummies” on a whole slew of subjects. I have even purchased some myself.  In my home I usually go by what is on sale and plan some meals around that. Sometimes it is […]

Quick Halloween Bento Tip

I needed to do a quick Halloween bento because I have a terrible cold and I am so not in the mood to be creative. I still have to do some little touches for my daughters Pokemon Trainer costume today and I just hope I have the strength. I tell ya a Mommas job is […]

Recipe:Best Sore Throat Cure

I get the occasional sore throat. I do breath through my mouth when I sleep at times. Sometimes it is that start of something. That feeling in my throat. Many times I have gone to the doctor for it. I am definitely one of those types. I go for EVERYTHING. Kinda makes my hubby crazy, but […]

I Love Bunnies Bento

Spring is trying so hard to come to Colorado. One day sunny and warm and we see the bunnies running all over the forest here and the next snowfall. Luckily the snow never sticks here but we patiently wait for it to be the last. My kiddo recently tried photographing a bunny in our yard, […]

How To Fix A Wet Cell Phone

Oh my it totally worked! I screamed as my phone turned on.  I like probably so many of you have gotten my phone wet and after much yelling and being upset, thought I had to get a new one.  Well let me tell you  the answer is NO! My mother a while ago posted to […]

Snowy Spring Bento

OK photography was kinda on the quick, so sorry .  We were running late out the door this morn when I realized I didn’t take a picture of the bento as we were rushing kiddo out the door.  She had a special day at school and we were busy with costumes and all, plus the […]

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 […]

Valentines Chocolate Fondue Recipe

Every Valentines Day I make a tradition of making some chocolate fondue. It is super easy and oh so yummy and the kiddos look forward to this every single Valentines. Yes you can go out and go to a fancy restaurant and order it but why not make it yourself! You can even add flavoring […]