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Kids Bento Lunchbox: Healthy Club Sandwich, Multi Colored Carrots and Pomegranates

Kids Bento Lunchbox: Healthy Club Sandwich, Multi Colored Carrots and Pomegranates

Naturally, this kids bento lunchbox will have leftover turkey. It would be cruel not to make a healthy club sandwich for my daughter, the day after Thanksgiving. Because these clubs are SO good. And leftovers are the best. I try to make things that are […]

Bento Lunch Box: Yogurt Parfait

Bento Lunch Box: Yogurt Parfait

Yogurt Parfaits are by far the easiest bento lunch you can make. And Els loves it, which makes it even more easy. Here I used: Plain Greek Yogurt Pomegranates Granola Brown Rice Crisps Chia seeds Strawberries and Grapes (For you convenience, affiliate link:) Stainless steel […]

Bento Lunch Box: Mini Ravioli

Bento Lunch Box: Mini Ravioli

To another sandwich-free, leftover bento lunch box! You all know how much I love to use leftovers for my daughter’s lunch. It’s the easiest way to put a well-balanced meal together quickly. This is good for kids but adults, too. I would eat this lunch, […]

Bento box Lunch Series: Quiche and Seasonal Fruit

Bento box Lunch Series: Quiche and Seasonal Fruit

Leftovers are the best kind of lunches. As soon as we finish dinner, I make sure to put aside leftovers for the next days lunch for my daughter. Today on the bento box lunch menu: leftover broccoli quiche, grapes and strawberries, persimmons (my fave) and […]

Fun Halloween Bento Lunchbox for Kids

Fun Halloween Bento Lunchbox for Kids

Making lunch should be fun right? Like this Halloween Bento Lunchbox. But more importantly, fun to eat! I think, even the pickiest eaters will like this one. The purple witch fingers are actually grapes. They’re called Moondrop grapes and they’re naturally long. Crazy right? I […]

Back to School: Healthy Bento Lunchbox Series

Back to School: Healthy Bento Lunchbox Series

A friend of mine once told me, when you have kids, it will feel like long days, but short years. And it’s so true. I can’t believe my little one is already in first grade. Summer has already come and gone again. And it’s already […]

A Heart-y Pasta

A Heart-y Pasta

I think that I have the only toddler on the planet who doesn’t like pasta. We’ve tried different sauces, (maybe it’s our cooking) we’ve tried different restaurants, a plain marinara, a more complicated bolognese, it doesn’t matter.  She just shakes her head and says, “I […]

Virtual Book Club for Kids: The Teddy Bear project – Part One

Virtual Book Club for Kids: The Teddy Bear project – Part One

I love libraries. Always have. Something about the smell of old books, the hushed sounds coupled with heavy thuds of books being re-shelved and stacked. Conversing with the librarian, asking questions, looking row by row for books that have been misplaced and then finding it. […]

Jumping on the Bento Box Bandwagon: Healthy Fun Bento Lunch Ideas

Jumping on the Bento Box Bandwagon: Healthy Fun Bento Lunch Ideas

A little late, perhaps. But what the heck. These bento boxes I see floating all over Pinterest are really hard to resist. So yesterday, I took a trip to Whole Foods and got one of these! (For your convenience, affiliate link.) I chose this one because I […]