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Halloween Bento 3

My kiddo has been loving the Halloween Bentos I have been making her for  lunch. One thing I have been adding is a scary menu to tell what the freaky treats are. With this bento since it is not really freaky food I made a short story of what Brynn the witch was doing.   In […]

Frosty Bento

This bento took just a few minutes, basically the most of it was the time it took to cook the steamed BBQ bun My kiddo just loves these things and I do because it makes a quick and cute bento. Today I made the bun look like Frosty the snowman, thanks to a carrot piece […]

Strawberry Rhubarb Coffee Cake

Our latest thing with all the rhubarb growing like mad in the garden is to try to use it whenever possible.  I have trained my kiddo not to pick just one ripe one, but wait for a bunch to be ripe and pick a bunch then we will cook with it.  So the other day […]

Super Yummy mini meatloaf

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I love meat loaf and so does the family.  So since it seems like I have to make more and more cause we are eating it up like little piggies.  This cannot be good in the long run. So I decided to now make mini meat loafs (think more like large meatballs) Hopefully we can […]

More Kids Bento!!

Hello my name is Julie and I am bento addict. OK I officially have become an addict.  The definition of addiction is –noun the state of being enslaved to a habit or practice or to something that is psychologically or physically habit-forming. There you have it.  Bento is habit forming. I get up early usually […]

Rainbow Egg Salad Bento

My kiddos love eggs and I saw a long time ago I think on Family Fun Magazine (not sure but I think) on an egg salad sandwich that used colored eggs.  So with this in the archive of this in my brain and  a dozen eggs I made previously I thought I would give it […]

Fun Food Bento 2

My kiddo loves anything meat and cheese. She struggles with the desire to be a vegetarian but this past few weeks she is all meat all the time.  She LOVES sandwiches.  I admit to my love of all things bread so I must have somehow passed on that gene ;P So she also loves anime, […]

Christmas Traditions Start One

Many of us now a days think Christmas and get a deep sigh of thoughts of bills, standing in line for that one item at a good price,  black Friday, oh no kids off school and basically the feeling is oh no its not here already! We have forgotten the true message.  For many people […]

Pokemon Bento Easy

Today was an easy bento as once again I was in a rush. I think I might have to start preping bento at night to have more ready in the morning. Plus like I said I need to update a stash. Oh time is all I really need now. So I made this easy Pokemon […]

Bunny in Love Bento

This bento was made because not only was it just Valentine’s Day but we just returned from a beautiful wedding!  So I am all inspired and in love… GUSH GUSH GUSH… In my Bunny in Love Bento I made a bunny out of my favorite quick sticky rice (Annie Chuns brand). I sprayed her nose […]