It’s all about barefruit 100% Natural Cinnamon Apple Chips ~ Review & Giveaway ~ Bento #118

September 10, 2013
Barefruit Organic Cinnamon Apple

Since starting my blog almost a year ago, I have been fortunate to discover some amazing products and work with some great companies.  As a food blogger, I am always on the hunt for great food items to put into my lunch boxes.  Recently I was introduced to the company barefruit.  Bare fruit snacks are all-natural, apple […]

Carrot & Zucchini Bread ~ A Bento Box Treat ~ Bento #115

August 28, 2013
Carrot & Zucchini Bread

Okay…If you LOVE zucchini and carrots, YOU HAVE TO MAKE THIS. If you’ve never had zucchini and carrots in a cake-like bread, YOU HAVE TO MAKE THIS. I won’t ramble on, because right now I’m OFF TO EAT THIS!!! Carrot & Zucchini Bread Recipe adapted from My Kitchen Escapades  Ingredients 2 eggs 3/4 cup brown […]

Lemony Avocado Cream Pasta ~ Bento #114

August 27, 2013
Lemony Avocado Cream Pasta

I love pasta. I make it all the time. I love avocado. I eat it all the time. So naturally I decided to merge the 2. I can’t begin to tell you how much I loved this dish. I found the recipe here and tweaked it to my liking. Perfect as a main or side […]

My Simple Black Bean Dip Lunchbot ~Bento #111

August 15, 2013
Lunchbots Duo Bento Box

As back to school time quickly approaches, I am starting to gear up for this school year.  It’s been a year now since I started exclusively packing my girls school lunch, and I am thankful that this blog grew out of that passion. Today I made a simple lunch box using my Lunchbots Duo.  The […]

Chicken Trottole Pasta in Cream Sauce ~ Bento #104

June 15, 2013
Trottole Pasta

I love pasta. It’s one of my weaknesses. I could seriously eat a pasta dish EVERY…SINGLE…DAY!! You can do some much with pasta, and I love all of the different shapes/varieties. Last week I was at my local Kroger’s grocery store, and saw this pasta on sale: I’ve eaten trottole pasta before and loved it, […]

Asian Shrimp Rice Noodle Salad ~ Bento #103

June 9, 2013
Asian Shrimp Rice Noodle Salad

I can’t believe it’s Sunday already. Seems like this weekend FLEW by. Today I took a semi-private photography class with a local photographer named Michael Zero. It was great working with him, and learning more about my camera. My goal this summer is to step up my food photography, so I’m trying to learn as […]

Fancy Italian Pasta Salad ~ Bento #100

May 27, 2013
Italian Pasta Salad

Wow…I’ve finally hit the 100 mark with my bento lunches.  Yay me…And yay you for inspiring me and following me along this journey.  School will be out in a little over a week, but I still intend to make my kids bento style lunches throughout the summer.  So stop by often 😉 I realize that […]

Korean Steak-Rollups & Garlic Rice ~ Bento #99

May 22, 2013
Korean Steak-Rollups

Yesterday I made a korean marinade that I found in Real Simple Magazine June 2013 edition.  The recipe stated that the marinade would be great on chicken, steak, tofu, and fish.  After tasting it, I decided steak would be my meat of choice!!! The korean marinade is simple to make: 1/4 cup soy sauce 1/4 […]