Tuesday, May 28, 2013

Despicable Me 2

We cannot wait to go see Despicable Me 2 when it comes out this summer. The DVD of the first Despicable me has been on repeat in the van for awhile now. So for today both kids got a little taste of our favorite characters.

Gru and Crew 

In this lunch :
  • Gru - Turkey sandwich on bread thins, provolone scarf, candy eyes, carrots, and provolone letters, food coloring and Americolor markers
  • Ba Ba Ba Banana (you're welcome for that being stuck in your head) - Banana
  • Minion - Tastykakes Dreamie (AKA Twinkie), fruit leather goggles with candy eye and a little candy melts to hold it in place, chocolate sprinkles for hair, food coloring
Small army of minions and the girls 

In this lunch : Look what I learned from my BBFs muffin tins make great toddler meals when you stay home. A group of bloggers link up muffin tin meals every Monday they are so cute. Check out Muffin Tin Mondays over at Another Lunch.
  • Ba Ba Ba Banana...Minion? Banana colored with Americolor food markers
  • Minion cake - TastyKakes Dreamie (AKA Twinkie) with chocolate sprinkles, frui leather goggles and candy eye, a little chocolate melts for glue, food coloring
  • Carrots
  • Minion sammies - Peanut butter and jelly, food coloring, fruit leather goggles, and candy eyes
  • The girls lower right section
    • Margo - Fruit leather ponytail 
    • Edith - Peanut butter and jelly striped hat
    • Agnes - Top pony tail fruit leather
    • A roll of turkey for filler because he won't eat cheese

 Just 2 more weeks of school and between buying his lunch once a week and the 2 half days plus Memorial Day off not many school lunches left. Woohoo! Oh I mean ;) onto summer picnic food soon, yea that's what I meant. :)

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15 comments:

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    1. Thanks :) I'm happy someone still makes them.

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  2. LOVE Despicable Me and LOVE LOVE LOVE your lunches, Eileen!! :)

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  3. I love how you decorated the twinkie!

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  4. No way is that your First Muffin Tin Meal?! It's awesome!

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  5. Thank you! I'm going to start following these and jump on the themes and actually make it on a Monday next time :)Yup 1st time ever. I've been watching a few in my bento group and they look so cute but knew I had to wait for a stay at home day as I don't have one with a lid. We're learning all kinds of fun stuff it's out first year doing bento lunches , learning how to make characters and just about anything out of our food. Fun stuff.

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  6. This is so cute!!! My daughter is looking over my shoulder screaming make me this lunch :-D

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  7. How cute! I do themed alphabet movie weeks for my kidlets and have been wanting to do 'U is for Unicorn - Despicable Me' all year! It's next on my list, but we took a couple months off due to a big out-of-state move. We should be in our new home soon if all goes well & then I can start back up (:

    Feel free to check out some of my previous lunches - http://www.lifeisfantasmic.blogspot.com

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  8. What a fantastic bento, especially Gru. He really looks similar with the real one :)

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    1. Thanks we are big fans :) The DM2 was so cute.

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