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Two Sammie Bento

Posted by on Feb 7, 2014 in 2014 Bentos, Blog, Just for Kids, Pork, Sandwich | 8 comments

Baby Girl came home from school yesterday and said, “Mommy, I’m starving, I only ate peaches for lunch.”

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Hearty Valentine’s Day Sandwiches Bento with FunBites

Posted by on Feb 13, 2013 in 2013 Bentos, Everyday Lunches, Just for Kids, Love, Pork, Sandwich | 2 comments

See the cute sandwich bento I made with FunBites’ Luv It cutter.

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Ham & Cauliflower Bento

Posted by on Jan 22, 2013 in 2013 Bentos, Blog, Everyday Lunches, Pork | 2 comments

Here’s a veggie heavy bento with some thinly sliced ham in the mix.

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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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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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Simple Ham Sammie Bento

Posted by on Apr 4, 2012 in 2012 Bentos, Blog, Everyday Lunches, Pork, Sandwich | 4 comments

A quick ham and cheese sandwich makes for a nice, light sandwich bento with home grown veggies!

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Okinawan Sweet Pork Bento, Take 2!

Posted by on Jan 7, 2012 in 2012 Bentos, Blog, Classic, Japanese, Pork, Recipes | 7 comments

I try the Okinawan style pork recipe again, adapting it for bento. This recipe is for a full dinner entree, I wouldn’t make this just for bentos!

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Another Soboro Bento for Buddy

Posted by on Dec 5, 2011 in 2011 Bentos, Everyday Lunches, Japanese, Just for Kids, Pork | 0 comments

I make another soboro bento for Buddy, this time using pork and adding some chopped imitation crab for the third color to go along with the green box.

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Okinawan Shoyu Pork Bento

Posted by on Nov 11, 2011 in 2011 Bentos, Blog, Everyday Lunches, Pork | 0 comments

Leftover shoyu pork goes into a quick bento long with rice and pickled veggies.

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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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