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Happy Valentine's Day (tomorrow)

C's Valentine's Day lunch: 
♥ heart sandwich bites
  Babybel cheese
 Carrots w/ranch
 2 layer Jello
 strawberry applesauce w/sprinkles
My lunch: 
♥ Salad
♥ Babybel
♥ Strawberries
♥ Jello

C is off on Tuesdays, so we're celebrating Valentine's Day a day early. 
It works out well since a group of bento  lunch bloggers are doing a very cool "blog hop". 
Check out  Astrid's lunch from Lunches Fit for a Kid. I am in LOVE with her Valentine Swirl Bread.
So hop on over to her blog, check her out, hop on the next featured Valentine's lunch, and eventually, you'll come back to me! :)

edited: OH!!! and I forgot to add... I got a new lunch box from
I love them! More about those in a later post!


  1. You forgot to mention the pink applesauce with adorable sprinkles! I must be the only Mama on the planet without any heart-shaped sprinkles! Darnit!
    Love the Jello-o heart!

  2. Love it! At some point I am going to cave and by Baybel.

  3. aww love them BOTH myra! great job!! so cute, the jello is so colorful and sweet too. :) little miss always loves mini sandwich bites too!

  4. Gorgeous!! I'm obsessed with jello. Especially in shapes. But 2 layers? I need that. Now.

  5. So pretty. Love the little tiny hearts cut in the Babybel wax.

  6. That layered jello looks so cool! Beauteous bentos :)

  7. I am also in love with the layered jello. How fun! The mini hearts carved into the cheese are adorable!


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