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Five Ways to “Bento” Your Thanksgiving Leftovers

Posted by on Nov 20, 2012 in 2012 Bentos, Articles, Blog, Everyday Lunches, Features, Pork, Turkey | 2 comments

Read five ways to creatively dress up your Thanksgiving leftovers with bento.

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2012 Halloween Picnic Bento

Posted by on Oct 20, 2012 in 2012 Bentos, Blog, Charaben, Chicken, Features, Halloween, Party Food | 5 comments

EEEEEK! Here's a spooky Halloween themed picnic bento with skull musubis and haunted chicken.

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Video: How to Make an Airplane Onigiri

Posted by on Sep 24, 2012 in Blog, Features, How-To, onigiri, Videos | 1 comment

Watch a video tutorial on how to make a two-color airplane onigiri.

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Fried Tilapia Bento and Monbento Box Review

Posted by on Aug 28, 2012 in 2012 Bentos, Blog, Classic, Features, Fish, Products | 1 comment

Read my review of the French-designed monbento box and see the yummy tilapia bento I made in it.

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How to Make Cute Animal Sandwiches for Bento

Posted by on Jun 27, 2012 in Blog, Features, How-To, Products | 5 comments

Learn how to use those cute animal sandwich cutters that are for sale almost anywhere specializing in cute bento gear.

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Rilakkuma Sandwich Bento

Posted by on Jun 15, 2012 in 2012 Bentos, Bento Box #49, Blog, Charaben, Features, Just for Kids, Pork, San-X, Sandwich | 2 comments

Read a review of a Rilakkuma bento box and see the cute San-X bear in sandwich form!

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Twinkle Twinkle Spaghetti Bento

Posted by on May 31, 2012 in 2012 Bentos, Beef, Blog, Everyday Lunches, Features, Italian, Pasta | 3 comments

Add some twinkle to a plain old spaghetti bento for a cute little touch to a pasta bento!

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Buy Yum-Yum Bento Box!

Posted by on Aug 7, 2011 in Features, Shopping, Yum-Yum Bento Box | 2 comments

Yum-Yum Bento Box: Fresh Recipes for Adorable Lunches features detailed instructions on how to make over 50 cute bentos for you or your kids!

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Mochiko Chicken Bento from Honolulu Weekly

Posted by on May 13, 2011 in Bento, Features | 1 comment

See the bento that I made for the article that appears in this week's edition of the Honolulu Weekly, which contains some delicious mochiko chicken and fresh veggies!

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How to Make Kamaboko Carp

Posted by on May 5, 2011 in Charaben, Childrens Day, Features, How-To, Kids, Recipes, Themes, Tutorials | 5 comments

Got a little boy celebrating Boy's Day today? Make him some cute flying carp for lunch or dinner to help bring some festivity to the meal! Happy Boy's Day 2011!

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