1 / 11
garfieldlunchbox
After finding some ideas for recipes on how to manipulate food into shapes and patterns online Heather began to create the bento-style lunches for her son for fun. She then posted them Facebook for friends and family to see and since then all of her creations have been documented on her blog Lunchbox Awesome.

Heather is a huge fan of children's cartoons. Here she has crafted Garfield's sleepy expression using some egg yolk and whites and a piece of whole grain toast with seaweed for the cat’s stripes.

Photo: Heather Sitarzewski

What to Read Next

Incredible cartoon-inspired lunches made by mum for her son each day

26 June 2012

For Heather Sitarzewski’s son lunchtime is extra special as the contents of his lunchbox is somewhat more exciting than a sandwich, piece of fruit and a sweet treat. Last year Heather decided to add some fun to her son’s lunches and getting into the creative spirit the graphic designer and illustrator from the US began making edible versions of popular cartoon characters using fruits, vegetables and other delicious lunch foods that she knew her son will love. Check out this gallery of the best mum-made lunches ever!

Ever Googled Someone? Do A "Deep Search" Instead

Entering a Name and State on this site could reveal info you thought wasn't available. Have you searched yourself or someone you know yet?

Banks Are Worried Homeowners Will Do This.

Homeowners are surprised and furious. If you owe less than $625,000 on your home, you better read this.

Acid Reflux Disease & GERD

Learn More About Acid Reflux Disease and GERD (Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease.) Find Out How These Two Medical Conditions Differ From Heartburn.

Read This Before Buying Medicare Supplement Plan F

Plan F is the most popular Medicare Supplement plan, but there's another Medigap option you should consider.

Starwood Credit Card

Earn 25,000 Bonus Starpoints®! Use toward Award Nights or Flights.

Is your insurance comp Laughing Behind Your Back?

New Studies Show that if you drive less than 55 miles a day you can save a ton on auto insurance.

Register Now for Free

Get ahead of tax season & avoid audits with President of Marks Group, Gene Marks.

Flatten Abs with These 13 Exercises

Click here to learn your “Tummy Type” with the help of fitness maven Denise Austin.

Stop Paying Too Much For Your Prescriptions.

Drug prices vary wildly between pharmacies. GoodRx finds the lowest prices and discounts. Compare prices, print free coupons & save up to 80%.

10% Off NHL® Gear With An NHL® Discover it® Card

Get a card with your team - we've got all 30. Plus score 10% off NHL® gear at Shop.NHL.com* & big-time cash back. All with no annual fee*

Insane Navy Seal Flashlight, should it be banned?

The Military has recently released technology that is now available to the public. Get yours before they run out - Limited Supply!

VA Mortgage Rates In 2016

VA Rates as Low as 2.75% (3.028% APR) 15 Year Fixed. Exclusive For Veteran & Military Takes 1 Min!

People In Heavy Credit Card Debt May Not Know This

If you owe more than $15,000, there is a way to pay off credit card debt that few people think of first. (It's not what you think!)

Banks "Outraged" by Brilliant Home Payoff Method

Before you pay your next mortgage you should see this. Millions of homeowners are already amazed. If your bank knew you did this, they'd freak!