Tag-Archive for » cute and quick bento «

Day of the dead Bento lunch

dayofdead1SMALL

I went to Cost Plus and bought these cute Day of the Dead cookie cutters, so cute I had to get them! I was really excited at how cute the bento would be. This is perfect because me and kiddo went to the Coffin Races here and we had our faces painted like Day of […]

Hello Kitty Witch Bento

HelloKittyWitchSmall

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 […]

Cute Panda Bento Lunch

With dreaming of all things Asian lately and my daughters delight in thinking of how we will travel when she is older to the different cultures of Japan and China I made this cute panda bento lunch for her today.  Kiddo and I ate at a new Chinese restaurant and while she was having her […]

Cute Monkey Bento

cutemonkeySmall

Yesterday I had gotten inspiration from the bento I made using Cute z cute  Animal Palz mini cutters. I had made a little monkey sammi which I thought was so cute and it made me think how I used to call my kiddo monkey as a pet name for her when she was little. So […]

Creepy Bento

creepy1small

Another creepy bento for Halloween. I found some cool stuff at Cost Plus World Market and was suckered in by the Halloween kiddo inside me. Funny how when I shop I stop the think “can I use this in a bento”?  I bought the cute skull and crossbones drink swizzle stick there along with some […]

Bento Body Parts Lunch

lab

Last Halloween I made a similar bento and kiddo and her school friends loved the gross idea. Even though the bento itself was not too gross it was just the reading of what I thought the items were out loud made it seem even more creepy than it actually was. For this Bento body parts […]

Creepy Bento Lunch

creepySMALL

Yes another Halloween bento lunch for kiddo today. I am pumped up cause we decorated the house last night or should I say Hubby finally added the extensions cords so everything I did outside a few days ago ( AHEM)  would be lit up and ready for Halloween. Kiddo loved it and it was just […]

Three Little Pigs Bento

threePigsSmall-test

Sometimes we all love to PIG OUT and kiddo loves meatballs. So we had some leftovers from dinner last night (cannot believe that). She did however horde the last few meatballs after dinner and claimed them as her own. So I told her she could have them for lunch. This cute pig bento had to […]

Cute and Quick Bento

cuteandquickSmall

I woke up today to a cool and crisp morning. The mountain air had just the right amount of chill in it to make me want to snuggle a few extra minutes in my bed. Well to pay for this I had to do a cute and quick bento lunch. No big fussiness this morning. […]