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High Tea with the Queen!

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I'm back! Yes, finally! I think there will be some sporatic posts until I get my feet on the ground, but I forced myself to get a lunch box out today. As much as I am tired from working on the bentos yesterday, I'm very happy to have been able to get back into the groove as it were. So first bento back, we have light fare. My wife suggested the tea sandwich route, so I picked 3 different sandwiches, a soup, and a nice healthy side dish as the menu. I tossed in some "sugar free" shortbread cookies instead of the full on bad for you shortbreads and voila we have our bento.

I tried really hard to stay the course on high fiber/low cal. I picked up some of the low-cal bread for the sandwiches, the veggies are basically free on the health scale. I was able to pickup a good "split pea" soup alternative that was fat-free and high in fiber.

So we start with the sandwiches. I picked three tea sandwiches (out of the many out there) that sounded the most appealing. The …

Promises promises

For real this time, I'm going to restart my bentos. Stay tuned, I'm creating a calzone (hopefully in the healthy sense) slash italian themed bento to kick things off. Yet another diet change, but I'm hopeful it will be good!