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Cute Bear Bento – Gluten Free Meatloaf Recipe

Well it is here her first day back to school and she was very excited.  She wanted me to use the new Suzy Zoo mold for her 1st bento. I reviewed Jbox.com previously about this item so check that out.  http://mommasays.net/941/product-review-site-jbox-com/ We made for dinner the night before some turkey meatloaf stuffed peppers.  I made […]

Snowman Bento

With snow still on the ground here in the forest I made today’s bento another snowman. I just love snowman and wishing the snow will be sticky enough here to make one. We will have to try today after school. I even have a “snowman kit” I got a few years ago! Back to my […]

Bear Bento Snack

Friday is snack days since elementary only is a half day. I wish I had that when I was in elementary school, not sure what my Mom would say to that.  The half day thing every Friday does hamper when both parents work I am sure.  I am very lucky that I can be a […]

Rudolph the Reindeer Bento

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Of course I had to do Rudolph! The movie is so cute I remember being a kid and freaking out when it came on TV.  My kiddo loves it too and is somewhat amazed that movies have come so far since when I was a kiddo.  We had a lot of good laughs watching it […]

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 […]

Love U Bento

I named this bento Love U Bento because not just the obvious love I have for my kiddo, yes the main reason. But, I love what bento making has done for my family. Bento has helped my kiddo feel good about her lunches and better about any diet restrictions I have for her. From GF […]

Cute Hello Kitty Sammi Bento

With my daughters new found love of bread another sammi today in the bento and its Hello Kitty.  One of the few “girly” things my kiddo loves. Hello Kitty is made with potato bread (Hello Yummy) and she is a PB &J.  Was going to use nutella and PB but we were out :( and […]

Merry Christmas Bento

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Today is Beans last day of school before Christmas Break.  She is looking forward to passing out her teacher gifts and class treat. So with her doing her thing like Santa himself and passing out presents I made today’s bento Santa inspired. Merry Christmas bento started with the cute Santa sammi. I used a tree […]

Fall Bento Lunch

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Today is crisp Fall day and though I love living here in the forest we only have Pine trees so I don’t get the fall colors in the trees. Plus it is a short window here in Colorado to see the Aspen tree changes and I missed it this year :(   .  So I might […]

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 […]