Thursday, September 29, 2011

First Day of Colorado School Bento

Yesterday was F&B's first day of school in Colorado! They both had amazing days, and Faith even found a new friend also named Faith! I'm fairly limited on bento supplies, and since we are in temporary housing, I don't quite have a real kitchen to work with. Even so, I made bentos for the kids to the best of my ability.


Faith had a turkey and cheese sandwich on multigrain sandwich rounds, topped with a few little cheese hearts, carrots, some veggie straws and a couple of gingersnaps in the top tier of her box, and some cantaloupe and red plums in the bottom tier.

Apparently, they don't have a large amount of time for lunch, so both kids brought home half a sandwich and their treats. I'll need to work on the amounts.

5 comments:

  1. where in CO did you move to? I'm new to your blog and may have missed it! (I'm NE of the airport in Denver).

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  2. New schools I think is the hardest part about moving around. So glad to hear they had wonderful first days and are already making friends!

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  3. Jennifer, we're in Colorado Springs, at Fort Carson!

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  4. We just moved from CS two years ago, to Idaho! loved that place. Love your bento ideas too. Enjoy the area, we were there 11 years.

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  5. Another Colorado Springs mama saying Welcome! (We're near Peterson AFB)

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