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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 […]

Christmas Stocking Bento

 The temp outside this morning read -2 when I woke up. Yes Winter is in full gear now. Funny how in a week it can get so extreme, like they say Welcome to Colorado… So the chill in the air and Chritmas around the corner I make another holiday bento. The Christmas Stocking Bento is […]

Summer Craft- Rock Painting

My little kiddo allways had a thing for rocks, she allways collected them. If we go on a hike or go to a park she finds an intereasting rock to add to her collection. Well since summer is here and we were looking for things to do indoors because of the fires here in Colorado, […]

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 […]

Cute Animal Bento

Were back in the saddle at least for a few days. Making Bentos for today and tomorrow only this week.  For today I made Cute Animal Bento. Using Cute Z Cute Cutter which makes lunches so easy and quick, YEA! Gotta love when lunch comes together quick. I made kiddo two sammis today because after school […]

Flower Bento

Flower Bento was made because I wanted to use the little quail eggs and hot dogs to make the cute sunflowers. This is so easy to do I will make a post on how to make and update. But anyways this bento has two sunflower eggs some banana chips, mini orange bag of cookies (not […]

Winnie the Pooh Bento

I was recently just moping in my head how my kiddos are growing up to fast and I miss the “baby years”.  I am sure as many Momma’s out there do also ( insert big SIGH).  I love that my kiddo is still good with being my “baby” since she is the last one.  I […]

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 […]

Fun Food Bento 3

For the Love of God and all the saints why do kiddos love the Mac and Cheese?  I mean I get it pasta, cheese but seriously a kid staple here folks?  Why cant brussel sprouts have that same warm fuzzy feeling when we pop one in our mouth? Well anyway I call my kiddo for […]

Santa Bento

Christmas bentos on underway and today I have the BIG GUY center stage. My kiddo wrote her letter to Santa and put it under the tree ( I think I need to help with final draft to tame down the wants) so with him in mind I made today’s bento. I used some cookie presses […]