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Recipe: Colored Egg Sheets for Spring Chick Bento

 I allways wondered how people were making eggs and cutting them into shapes or using them to wrap other food into.  the possibilites are boundless of the types of bento you can create! So after several attempts on my own I searched out the perfect recipe so my bentos can even get more complex for […]

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 […]

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 […]

Hello Kitty Bento Lunch

So with no inspiration this morning I went to Hello Kitty to rescue my bento for kiddo’s lunch. Making “girly” food is so easy with Hello Kitty, because all you need is her cute face and a few flowers and picks. That makes it quick and easy. Today’s Hello Kitty Bento Lunch started with the […]

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 […]

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 […]

Birthday Bento

 Birthday Bento is full of some of her favorite things. I put a twist (literally) on one of her favorite foods a hot dog! I saw this somewhere that you spiral a hot dog, so cute and easy to do. Tip: I took a chopstick and pushed it through the center of the hot dog and […]

Back to School – Design Your Backpack

With school supply shopping underway, I am picking out a new backpack for my little kiddo. This task in itself is a tough one to say the least. She is a combination of girly girl and butt kickin’ tomboy.  So she of course wants a Pokemon Backpack. We tried to find one suitable last year […]

Cute Panda Bento

 So today is a simple and quick bento. The Cute Panda Bento was put together because I have been getting leftovers sent home. I hate food waste so my bentos will get on the smaller side until kiddo shows signs of I need more food. Does not mean cuteness has to stop since the package […]

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, […]