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Hinamatsuri Food Art

This year for Hinamatsuri (Girls Day) I was inspired by this. Emperor: Face – Cheddar Cheese with food marker details, hair – spinach, hands – Cheddar cheese, baton – orange Cheddar cheese, body – green bell pepper, crown – food … Continue reading

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Hinamatsuri Pizza Craft and Toast

This year for Hinamatsuri (Girls Day) I made pizza, toast and mason jars filled with candy. Even if you can’t get traditional sweets you can make your own cute gift. My Girl’s Day label template is at the end of … Continue reading

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Hinamatsuri Bento

I will be in Japan for Hinamatsuri (Girl’s Day) this year. I made this in advance for my 15 year old niece. She helped place the black sesame seeds on the radish flowers and said that she prefers my more … Continue reading

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Flowers and Leftover Rice Bento

My 14 year old niece made this bento. She used leftover rice from our Hinamatsuri dinner as her starting point. Container: EasyLunchBoxes Fruit: Homemade Strawberry cream cheese (leftovers from breakfast) with strawberry flowers Nuts: Toasted almonds with pecan flower, center … Continue reading

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Hinamatsuri Dinner Party

I had some young relatives and a neighbor over for a Hinamatsuri (Girl’s Day) themed dinner. Click here to find out more about this Japanese holiday. I made a vegetarian meal tailored for American kids to eat. Music: I played … Continue reading

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