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Pine Needles In The Garden

Well I moved to the woods!  With the new place comes a nice BIG garden. Though I do not have a green thumb to save my life, I have been reading up a lot on organic gardening. The biggest thing I read is to mulch the garden and of course try to keep weeding. Since […]

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 […]

Cute Busy Bee Bento

Spring keeps trying to show up here in the Forest, but alas we are in Colorado and that will tell ya that it isn’t happening until Mother’s Day passes.  Yes we can have snow one day and be sunny summer day the next until then.  I have started my seeds indoors first week of April […]

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 […]

Product review:Pantine Pro-V Detangling light conditioning spray

First off I would like to say I usually dont like to use non professional hair products.  But sometimes money is tight, I get it. The good stuff can cost you an arm and a leg. So I got a bottle of the Pantene Pro-v detangling light conditioning spray. this is a leave in spray […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]