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Wholly Guacamole Winner and some Halloween lunches

The lucky winner of the Wholly Guacamole prize pack is:

Sara Thomas!

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Congratulations, Sara.  Please email me at bentoriffic@gmail.com to send me your address, and the prize pack will be on its way to you!

Jack o lantern sandwich in Easy Lunchboxes

I’ve been trying to Halloween up the lunches a bit this week.  My little one had WOWbutter soy spread and strawberry jam on Rudi’s Organic whole wheat bread.  She has a raw fig treat and raisins in the main compartment with her lunch.  In the top parts of her Easy Lunchboxes containers are plum sections and strawberry hearts.

Skull sandwich in Easy Lunchboxes

Big sis had sandwiches on Rudi’s Organic Whole Wheat too. Hers had Strawberry dairy free cream cheese by Daiya with strawberry jam, a fig treat and a coconut macaroon with raisins.  In the top of her Easy Lunchboxes are plums, raspberries and organic pickling cucumbers with sea salt.

Pumpkin muffin snack

leaf muffin snack bento

Both girls had homemade cornbread muffins, peeled clementines and red d’Anjou pear pieces for their school snacks.

Things I used to make these lunches:


Happy Halloween 2013

It’s finally here!  Happy Halloween!  I’m running on salty pumpkin seeds, coffee and 5 hours of sleep, but the party at my house will be fantastic fun for the kids.  Here are some more of the lunches my kids had this week: Dairy free quesadillas are the way to go for a super quick lunch. Continue Reading

Skeletons, spiders and jack-o-lanterns in PlanetBox

I am having Christmas anxiety.  There, I said it.  I am desperately looking for tasteful fall/Thanksgiving table decor, and I can’t find it.  Pier One had their Christmas stuff out on October first.  Can someone please let me get through one holiday?  I adore Christmas, but I want to enjoy the now, people! I’m still Continue Reading

Talk Like a Pirate Day lunches

Ahoy, me hearties!  Me beauties are off to school already.  Ye olde ma packed them loot fit for the Dread Pirate himself. Thar Planetbox is filled with the finest grub for me scallawags.  The little one be sportin a fruit leather earring.  Her skull & bones made from an upside down CuteZCute cutter but ye Continue Reading

Happy Halloween 2012!

Double, double toil and trouble Fire burn, and cauldron bubble. Happy Halloween, everyone! Hoping that you have all the craziness behind you by now (except for tonight, of course).  I stayed up late making homemade Stitch ears for my 2 year old’s alien costume and planning the last of the Halloween food until next year. Continue Reading