Vegetable Hamburger Soup ~ Bento #140

January 9, 2014
Vegetable Hamburger Soup in Planetbox Rover

Wow…Can’t believe I am up to 140 lunches already.  Seems like just yesterday I was packing my first bento box!! So it’s INSANELY cold where I live, and now all I want to do is curl up under a blanket and eat a nice bowl of hearty soup. Last night, I made a HUGE pot […]

Japanese Teriyaki Hamburger ~ Bento #137

December 13, 2013
Japanese Teriyaki Hamburger

I love teriyaki hamburgers.  It’s truly one of my favorite dishes that I discovered while living in Japan.  These hamburgers are so simple to make, yet packed with a ton of flavor. I make this dish every few weeks, and my family is always so excited whenever I make it. You form the burger patties, […]

The Lovely Candy Company ~ A Review Bento #135

December 7, 2013
Lovely Chewy Candy

The Lovely Candy Company creates chewy candies that are all-natural, gluten free, vegan, non-GMO, and kosher.  Their candies also contain no wheat,  no artificial ingredients, and no high fructose corn syrup.   The Lovely Candy Company was founded in 2013 by  Chicago based entrepreneur Mike Nakamura, on a quest to find his wife her favorite […]

The ROXX Box Nutty Coconut Cranberry Granola ~YumEarth Organics A Review Bento #134

December 3, 2013
Nutty Granola

I love making homemade granola. I love that I can control what goes into it. A lot of the store-bought granola contains a lot of unhealthy ingredients such as unhealthy fats and oils, fillers, and artificial ingredients. Creating homemade granola is super easy, and allows you to be creative by adding an array of ingredients. […]

Grizzlies Brand ~ A Review Bento #132

November 24, 2013
Aunt Maple

I love granola.  I eat it for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, as well as include it as a snack in my lunch boxes.  I love making homemade granola, but am always looking for great store bought varieties.  When I eat granola, I want it to be full of flavor, not overly sweet, and loaded with […]

Laurel Hill Pretzel Chips ~ A Review

October 30, 2013
Laurel Hill Pretzel Chips

How many of you have heard about the company Laurel Hill? If so, what is your favorite product that they make? I was recently introduced to Laurel Hill by a friend, and wanted to learn more about the company. Founded in 1965, Laurel Hill is a family owned business that makes all-natural, no preservatives, non-GMO […]

WOATS Oatsnack ~ A Review ~ Bento #128

October 10, 2013

I love granola.  I eat it all the time.  My favorite way to eat granola is with plain or vanilla yogurt.  To me, that’s the PERFECT breakfast.  I like to make my own granola, but am always on the hunt for a great store-bought granola.  Recently, I was in Fresh Market grocery store, and discovered […]

Peeled Snacks ~ A Review

October 9, 2013
Peeled Snacks

Are you a fan of dried fruit?  I love dried mangoes and apples.  I eat them as snacks, or incorporate them into my hot oatmeal for breakfast.  Lately, I have been noticing that most of the dried fruits sold contain a lot of added sugars and preservatives.  Trying to find a healthier alternative, I discovered […]