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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 […]

Watermarks on Furniture, How To Get Rid Of Them Easily

I had in a pinch used some old cleaner that was left over (Cannot waste stuff ARRGGHH).  I like to use my vinegar and water solution to clean but that leftover in a bottle was killing me to just toss. Anyhow, I sprayed down the table and of course it took the shine off.  I […]

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 […]

Hello Kitty Witch Bento

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Today is Halloween! I wanted to make something cute for kiddos lunch and nothing is cuter than Hello kitty. I wanted her to be colorful and full of Halloween fun.   I started with sticky rice of course using Annie Chun’s minute sticky rice. I put the rice into a mold (Pikachu) then after I […]

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 […]

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 […]

Dinner Time Fun time

So with the busy summer upon us I don’t have the time to make bento lunches, makes me sad :(   ….  I try do get some craft time in but it seems we are always on the go.  I have to set a date maybe like Tuesday to be our craft day.  I like that […]

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 […]

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 […]