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Twist on Tuna

Well with one kiddo down sick and me not wanting to to cook, nothing defrosted for dinner, I find myself looking at the cabinet of canned food to quick fix a meal.  Tuna salad is always my standby either sammis or made into cakes and even sushi! Sushi it is, I love tuna this way […]

Phineas & Ferb Bento

Today I made my kiddo a more fun Bento because she was home sick from school for so long and I know she still wanted to be home, even though she is better and should go… So Phineas and Ferb bento today!  Hoping this will cheer her up.  I made them out of my favorite […]

Pickachu Bento

My kiddo and I went online and found a site that shows Tokyo and the huge Pokemon store, needless to say she freaked out!  So we have been kinda Pokemon obsessed here thinking about how we want to go to Japan sometime.  We said how we would try to save so we can take a […]

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 […]

Better kid Lunch=Bento Box Lunch (sticky rice recipe)

With the recent addition of a very cute Hello Kitty Bento box set my daughter got from her Auntie Isa and Uncle Matt.  I ventured into making the new way of packing a lunch with a healthy and colorful attitude.  If you never heard of Bento boxes they are a Japanese way of a packed lunch […]

Valentines Bento Bear

Love is in the air and in the bento! My Valentines Bento Bear is sure to make my kiddo swoon when she open up the bento box today. Today’s bento is in a very cute heart boxes. Kiddo wanted an animal bento so I made her a sticky rice bear. I of course used my […]

More Kids Bento!!

Hello my name is Julie and I am bento addict. OK I officially have become an addict.  The definition of addiction is –noun the state of being enslaved to a habit or practice or to something that is psychologically or physically habit-forming. There you have it.  Bento is habit forming. I get up early usually […]

Bee Cute Bento

The sun must be coming up better here in the Rockies because the mornings are now so bright (yea I can take bento pics with no flash), Spring is around the corner. So to celebrate this I made a BEE CUTE BENTO for my kiddo for lunch today. For this cute GF bento I used […]

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 […]

Cute Bunny Bento

Yea, springtime is here and Easter is around the corner!  So Bunny Bentos are going in full swing for now.  My kiddo loves all things bunny (as do I), we even had rabbits. They are fun pets, but dont live too long so keep that in mind if you ever decide to get one. Cute […]