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Apple Santa? Apple Christmas tree?

Apple Santa? Apple Christmas tree?

                              This is another Christmas inspired healthy snack idea for toddlers. My son likes fruit and I brought this Santa & Christmas Tree apple for snack time in last week’s play date.
Healthy Halloween snack-Sweet Kabocha pie

Healthy Halloween snack-Sweet Kabocha pie

Halloween party was postponed due to hurricane sandy week later and my son finally enjoyed his Halloween at his daycare with his Thomas costume. I brought sweet kabocha pie for his snack. This is healthy and toddler friendly snack for Halloween! Here is the recipe.
Halloween food decoration ideas for kids

Halloween food decoration ideas for kids

I cooked some Halloween themed food in last weekend for my son and family. 1. Halloween omelet rice with tomato stew                                     2. Halloween pizza toast                        ...
Fairy Salad and Ginger dressing [recipe]

Fairy Salad and Ginger dressing [recipe]

We had small family gathering for The Mid-Autumn Festival cerebration at our place on last Sunday. I prepared salad as one of appetizer for guest with ginger dressing. You provably had this dressing in Japanese Restaurant before, you usually have in Japanese restaurant. Here is recipe…
Owl sandwich

Owl sandwich

                            Last weekend My son was looking for something and kept telling me “Halloween”, but I was not sure what he was looking for. Finally I found the book he was looking for. This breakfast sandwich decoration idea came from the book...
Oven fried chicken katsu & Homemade Ketchup

Oven fried chicken katsu & Homemade Ketchup

I cooked oven friend Chicken Cutlet made with panko and homemade ketchup in last weekend. I found the great homemade ketchup recipe from here and I arranged some ingredients that we had at home from original recipe.  My son could not stop eating and asking for more kechup!! I definitely cook homemade ketchup from now...
potato salad cake

potato salad cake

                              My son’s appetite was back to normal from sickness in last week but he still do not eat some veggies especially green vegetable. I added some veggie he does not eat like onion, cucumber in potato salad. Usually he does...
Stars and Stripes Toast for 4th of July breakfast?

Stars and Stripes Toast for 4th of July breakfast?

I got this great idea from the pinteret and I just arranged this for my son’s break fast in this Meemorial weekend. I added fresh strawberry and cutted small pieces instead of using strawberry Jam. Here is quick note how I make this healthy and delicious toast!!
Mini Chicken-Veggie Meatball burger

Mini Chicken-Veggie Meatball burger

                                I am working for my son’s picky eating especially green vegetable. He ate most of the vegetable but one of the veggie he refuse to eat is spinach. So I decided to include spinach in the meatball. This meat...
Curry & Cheese sweet potato dumpling (oyaki)

Curry & Cheese sweet potato dumpling (oyaki)

                              Pin It Oyaki is a Japanese grilled or pan-fried dumpling filled with a savory. I used curry flavored sweet potato mix with cheese. Tomorrow is St.Patrick day so I added little green decoration.
Tofu Steak with special Teriyaki sauce

Tofu Steak with special Teriyaki sauce

                                  I cooked Tofu steak with special Teriyaki sauce last night. I also made some toddler friendly sushi with this tofu steak for my son. He loves this Special Teriyaki sauce tofu steak. Here is the recipe.
Monkey rice ball bento

Monkey rice ball bento

                          We had guest yesterday and I did not have much time to prepare my son’s  dinner. This monkey rice ball bento is easy and save my cooking time. I am sorry I did not have photo of each step, but here is...