Muffin Tin Monday - Movie Theme

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It's Muffin Tin Monday today and this week, the theme is movies. Now, there were a few small problems. Faith's favorite movies are Mamma Mia, Grease and Hairspray, so those would have been just a little difficult to work with. And I kind of need to go grocery shopping, so a "what's left in your fridge" theme would have been a lot easier!

We had sweet & sour meatballs the other night and I left a couple for bentos in the fridge. Then it clicked!

Why not go with Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs?

The hard part is that, while we own the movie, I haven't seen it. I have, however, read the book, a lot, so I pulled it out to borrow a few ideas from it.

In the tin, we have a couple of meatballs, a tortilla cloud (did you know you can cut a tortilla with scissors? you can), strawberry umbrellas and cucumber trees.

This, obviously, is no where near enough food for the kids, so they had more meatballs, more veggies & fruit, and rice to finish out the meal, but who wants a picture of that? ;o)

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  1. This is too cute. I love the umbrellas.

  2. My baby ate a meal almost entirely of strawberries so she would have loved your tins. And I am glad to hear about cutting tortillas with scissors because that will come in handy I am sure.

  3. The strawberry umbrellas are just too cute! How long does it take you to make something like this?

  4. Great tin! I love the strawberry umbrellas! Too cute!

  5. This one is SO awesome. My kids would love this.


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