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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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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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Video: How to Make a Jack-o-Lantern Persimmon

Posted by on Oct 29, 2011 in Halloween, How-To, Videos | 2 comments

Learn how to make a Jack-o-Lantern Persimmon for your Halloween themed bento!

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How to Make Severed Hot Dog Fingers

Posted by on Oct 17, 2011 in Halloween, How-To, Pork, Recipes | 6 comments

Find out how you can make these terribly disgusting hot dog fingers. Great for Halloween bentos!

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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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Coloring Peeled Eggs for Bento

Posted by on Apr 29, 2011 in How-To, Recipes, Tips | 4 comments

Not sure how to get brightly colored, peeled eggs for your bento? It's easier than you might think, with just a few drops of food coloring and water being all you need!

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How to Make Tiny Mandragora Eggs

Posted by on Mar 27, 2011 in How-To, walkthrough | 6 comments

Want to make yourself a Final Fantasy XI themed bento? Read this tutorial on how to create tiny mandragora heads from little quail eggs. It's easier than you think!

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Packing a Lasagna Bento

Posted by on Feb 17, 2011 in 2011 Bentos, Beef, Bento, How-To, Italian | 19 comments

Need some advice on how to pack lasagna neatly into your lunch? Read my tips on how you can pack this messy but delicious meal nicely and neatly!

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Three Little Pigs Bento from Yum-Yum

Posted by on Apr 30, 2010 in 2010 Bentos, Blog, Charaben, Chicken, How-To, Videos, Yum-Yum Bento Box | 27 comments

Watch a video of me making a Three Little Pigs Bento from Yum-Yum Bento Box: Fresh Recipes for Adorable Lunches. I appreciate any feedback you may have for me!

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Easter Bunny Bento Videos

Posted by on Mar 18, 2010 in Beef, Bento, Easter, How-To, Kids, Videos | 42 comments

Watch my first bento tutorial videos as I show you how to make a cute Easter Bunny charaben and then show how I make the lunch. Feedback wanted!

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