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Christmas Stocking Bento

 The temp outside this morning read -2 when I woke up. Yes Winter is in full gear now. Funny how in a week it can get so extreme, like they say Welcome to Colorado… So the chill in the air and Chritmas around the corner I make another holiday bento. The Christmas Stocking Bento is […]

Cute Owl Bento

I love owls and they seem to be so trendy lately. I got today’s inspiration because I want to decorate my kiddos room and she loves the forest here and animals and I was looking online and they had so many cute owl designs.  So today’s lunch is Cute Owl Bento… I made the owl […]

Pumpkin Bento1

Well fall break is over and this was a definite Manic Monday! After being off of school for a week and getting lazy, sleeping in it was hard even for me to get back in the groove.  I just did and easy bento using cookie cutter shapes.  I found some cool mini cookie cutter shapes […]

Spooky Hello Kitty


Halloween month is officially here! So I just had to make this bento. My family loves Halloween and I am to excited to decorate the house and gear up for this holiday. Today’s Halloween lunch bento is based around one of kiddos faves Hello Kitty. Plus I love the sammi punch I have for those […]

Christmas Tree Bento

Going all out here, this bento is busy with all kinds of colors and things to keep her excited at lunch today. This Christmas Tree Bento is made out of sticky rice with a touch of green food color, sure I could have used peas smashed but I did it quick today.  I added some […]

Cute Little Chicks Bento

Today is going to be in the 80’s here in Colorado feels more like Summer than Spring! I do hear the little birdies waking with me in the morning tweeting away, love that.  So they inspired me today for the Cute Little Chicks Bento. The cute little chicks are made from quail eggs. My kiddo loves […]

Welcome Spring Bento

Welcome Spring! Yesterday was the first day of Spring! Colorado is definitely showing signs of it too, all last week was WARM! This week was cooler but by Friday we will be not wearing coats again! So to honor the nice weather I made Welcome Spring Bento. In this bento I was able to use […]

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 […]

My Melody Bento

I did not post any bento for the past few days or any recipes due to a family “THING”… Dont ya love it, life at any moment can turn your world upside down. My question that I will ask the BIG GUY when I walk thru those pearly gates is ok, I dont mind the […]

Cute Busy Bee Bento

Spring keeps trying to show up here in the Forest, but alas we are in Colorado and that will tell ya that it isn’t happening until Mother’s Day passes.  Yes we can have snow one day and be sunny summer day the next until then.  I have started my seeds indoors first week of April […]