Category Archives: Lunchbox

Bentos This Week

Sometimes you have phases where every week seems to be packed with events. Luckily, we are in that phase, many days packed with happy and inspiring – that have us running around about town. But many times, that means waking

Bentos This Week

Sometimes you have phases where every week seems to be packed with events. Luckily, we are in that phase, many days packed with happy and inspiring – that have us running around about town. But many times, that means waking

Bentos this Week

  I have been slack with posting weekly bento lunchboxes, not out of neglect, but because we have not had school for the past two weeks! We had what they call ‘fall vacation’ for the past two weeks. In France,

Bentos this Week

  I have been slack with posting weekly bento lunchboxes, not out of neglect, but because we have not had school for the past two weeks! We had what they call ‘fall vacation’ for the past two weeks. In France,

Buckwheat Walnut Muffins

So much of cooking is borne out of happy accidents. Many times, I will substitute an ingredient simply out of shortage or lack of being able to find it, and it becomes even better than expected. Like these walnut muffins.

Buckwheat Walnut Muffins

So much of cooking is borne out of happy accidents. Many times, I will substitute an ingredient simply out of shortage or lack of being able to find it, and it becomes even better than expected. Like these walnut muffins.

Shared Lunch – Rice with Salmon and Nori

    Today was ‘Shared Lunch” day at Magnus’ school. The children bring food from home to share with their classmates, and as the school is an international school with kids of different nationalities, it becomes a day to share

Shared Lunch – Rice with Salmon and Nori

    Today was ‘Shared Lunch” day at Magnus’ school. The children bring food from home to share with their classmates, and as the school is an international school with kids of different nationalities, it becomes a day to share

Bento Lunchboxes for Traveling Moms

I am on a trip, the first one without Magnus in quite some time. The last time I travelled without him was back in May. It was a bit of a last minute thing, and the biggest worry I had

Bento Lunchboxes for Traveling Moms

I am on a trip, the first one without Magnus in quite some time. The last time I travelled without him was back in May. It was a bit of a last minute thing, and the biggest worry I had

This Week’s Lunchbox-Bentos

The past school year was beyond hectic trying to figure it all out – Magnus’ very difficult transition to school, our first year back to Paris from D.C. dealing with finding a home and unpacking, my first year back to

This Week’s Lunchbox-Bentos

The past school year was beyond hectic trying to figure it all out – Magnus’ very difficult transition to school, our first year back to Paris from D.C. dealing with finding a home and unpacking, my first year back to

Bento Lunchbox Days

At our school, the children have full days until 3 pm from nursery on. You have an option of ordering a catered hot lunch or bringing your own. And since we had just moved last year, and I was not

Bento Lunchbox Days

At our school, the children have full days until 3 pm from nursery on. You have an option of ordering a catered hot lunch or bringing your own. And since we had just moved last year, and I was not