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Fun Food – Stamped Up Hot Dog & Biscuit

One of my comfort foods is definitely hot dogs ( or mini sausages) wrapped up in a biscuit, I LOVE THEM! Luckily my kiddos love them too, I always hear from my older kiddo and hubby is there any more?  We usually scarf them down pretty quick. So For a bento the other day (check […]

Pretty Bento

We have had some nice “Spring-y” weather trying to show itself here, yesterday was so sunny and then today rain. I should be happy it is not snow, LOL.. My kiddo and I have started getting the yard ready for spring by starting our garden plants in the hot house and then raking up all […]

Hello Kitty Bento

What girl does not like Hello Kitty? My kiddo is not the Barbie doll playing type and loves Pokemon and Monster High dolls. Her love is also all things animals so that is why she loves Hello Kitty and Hello Kitty and bento totally goes together. You can buy all kinds of cute bento stuff […]

Recipe: Yummy Diabetic Apple Pie

It is that time of year when fall makes you think of home-cooked treats especially with the holidays around the corner.  I can not believe it already!  So since we all went to the Happy Apple Farm and the kids and I picked a couple bags of natures finest snack, it is time to make […]

Recipe: Tasty Turkey

Ok you have the big bird ready to go. First off get the bag of fun innards out of the inside of the bird. It is stuffed in there somewhere so look for it. I cannot tell you how many people first attempts at cooking a Thanksgiving bird left it in. I admit I did […]

Recipe: Autumn Pear Pie

Fall is here and the grocery is having huge sale on pears. I love pears especially super juicy and sweet ones like Anjou, I also love Asian pears. They are the perfect snack next to the popular apples. Some pear facts :The pear is all natural, quick little pick me up of energy, due mostly […]

Dinner Bento

I have not been making bentos like I used to we have been busy in our garden. But I made this Dinner Bento the other day for my kiddo to make up for the lack of bentos since school has been out. I need to step it up and at least give her a couple a […]

Best Pumpkin Seed Recipe

Ok it took much trial and error to fineally hear from someone to try boiling the seeds first, DUH why did I never think of that before? So with the addition of boiling my pumkin seeds are now so much more yummy.  I like to experiment with flavors. Try pumpkin pie spice or just plain sugar […]

Apple Cake Balls

End of the school year is here!  My kiddo is going to officially be a 3rd grader!  My heart cries no, this happened way to fast for me! Ok so I had to go out with a bang for her class treat.  As you know if you have read past blogs. I love the cute […]

Halloween Bento – Pumpkins

Yea October is here and now officially can make Halloween Bentos! I had a pumpkin patch bento in mind all morning and could not wait to make it with our leftovers from dinner. I had some cute picks that inspired me to do this. So for this bento I used the mixed veg in a […]