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Night Owl Bento

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With the holidays and fall season here the stores have so many owls in them!  I LOVE owls I want to buy them all up. With owls on my brain I thought I would make today’s cute bento with a owl theme. My cute Night owl bento was made with Annie Chuns Minute rice, my […]

Bento Body Parts Lunch

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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 […]

Zombie Bento Lunch

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This had to be the easiest lunch I have made to date.  So simple but yet so wonderfully creepy. This is raman noodles which my kiddo LOVES. I know it is not GF but once in a blue moon I let her get a treat and though she has an intolerance to gluten I am […]

Frankenweenie Bento Lunch

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One thing me and kiddo like to do is watch fun family movies and Halloween family movies is just perfect now (though we do watch all year long too). My hubby is a horror movie buff but I don’t care for slasher films. So what happens is he winds up watching the scary ones with […]

Chicken & Waffles Bento

My kiddo loves waffles and who doesn’t love breakfast items at lunch or even dinner for the matter. So that made me think of chicken and waffles for the bento today! I cooked some chicken nuggets and placed them into a silicon cup and did the same with the waffles. I noticed all the main […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Creepy Bento Lunch

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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 […]