Happy Mr Bread Recipe

Back from hols? Back at school? Kids depressed? Here’s something to pick their mood up. No it’s not prozac – I’m not THAT kind of pusher…

Created by Tsz Wan and shared with us, by the creator and Editor in Brilliance of ANORAK & PLOC Magazines Cathy Olmedillas.  What I love about it – is that is it a combination of art, craft and cookery. Very clever.

Happy Mr Bread Recipe

Happy Mr Bread Recipe

Anorak and Ploc are amazing amazing kids (more than) magazines – my girls love them. The latest issues are out NOW! Get super busy!

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Pack Some Punch With Your Packed Lunch!

So soon, our FAVE FAVE FAVE time of year approaches. No, not Xmas, no, it’s not your birthday or anniversary – but….BACK TO SCHOOL! Hooray! Who needs presents with that? The biggest present of all!

Crack open the Bolly darlings!

But with it comes a few drags. School run – ugh. Snot and vomit bugs – double ugh. And for some poor sods like moi – packed lunch preparation.

I am often stuck for inspiration. With a that in mind – I’m going to go all BENTO on myself. Look…..

Kids Packed Lunches Back to School
Now that's a cheese sandwich!
Kids Packed Lunches Back to School
Hello Kitty bento beauty!

OK OK I know it’s not realistic that we can do this every day – but once a week – give them a treat that’s good for them!

Kids Packed Lunches Back to School
Two little piggies and the third will be yours!

I have just bought a load of Bento making accessories from the fabulously inspirational Casa Bento. These accessories mean that even when you can’t go the whole hog – you can still add a bit of fun jazz to their lunch with no effort. Lookey…

Kids Packed Lunches Back to School
Panda picks are a pick-me-up for any old boring lunch £2.59

 

Kids Packed Lunches Back to School
Little fun pots for food £2.35

And for a complete “how to”, check this fabulous easy to follow book. Have a peek…

Kids Packed Lunches Back to School
Your Guidebook to genius packed lunches...

Yum-Yum Bento Box is available from Amazon £7.55. No excuses for a limp, soggy, bland unstylish lunch now….