Yesterday was fun - my daughter-in-law has been coming over lately on her day off from work so we can spend some time together dreaming up some cute projects to make for their baby, who will be joining the family this coming August! This will be the first grandchild on both sides … [Read more...] about Iris Bento – Girls Lunch!
Happy New Year everyone! I hope your year is off to a great start. I've been looking back on all the posts of the past year - remembering my favorites, and reminding myself of things I want to improve on in the coming year... so I decided to show you the top 12 most popular … [Read more...] about Top 12 Bento of 2012
"On the 3rd day of Christmas, my true love gave to me 3 french hens, 2 turtle doves, and a partridge in a pear tree" So I made 3 chicken nugget hens wearing purple potato berets - which I hoped would make them look "extra french". They are wishing you Merry Christmas in … [Read more...] about 3 French Hens Bento
This little lunch - more of a snack, really -I made when I took pictures of some Hello Kitty Drawstring Flower Bags that I made for my etsy shop. I never get to make any cute "girl" lunches, since I have 2 boys living at home (14 and 16) and my daughter is away at college. ( My … [Read more...] about Hello Kitty Bento
My husband thought he was being pretty funny yesterday. I asked him to stop at the grocery store for me after work, and among the things he brought home was one of the things I hate the most: Lunchables. Lunchables? Seriously?!? He knows very well … [Read more...] about Chicken Bento vs. “Chicken Dunks Lunchable”
Okay, I know I promised I'd tell you some exciting news 3 days ago... but I can explain! Over the weekend I learned the reason why I have been SO unbearably tired, gained 15 lbs. in the past 2 months, and have sore joints and brittle fingernails. I have hypo-thyroidism. There's … [Read more...] about I’m gonna be in a cookbook!
Last night I had a crazy idea - what if I made chicken nuggets that looked like ... chickens! Ha ha ha... hmmm, I should probably mention that I thought of this idea at about 2 a.m. when I couldn't sleep. Things always seem funnier at 2 a.m. I've noticed :) But I did make … [Read more...] about A Flock of Chicken Nuggets