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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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Easter Bunny Trio Bento

Posted by on Apr 21, 2011 in 2011 Bentos, Bentos, Charaben, Chicken, Easter, Food, Themes | 10 comments

See three smiling quail egg Easter bunnies in yellow, pink, and blue. Brighten up a spring lunch with these cuties with cheese ears and fish sausage noses!

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Onigiri Party Bento (193)

Posted by on Mar 7, 2008 in Bento, Charaben, Kids, Party, Themes, Vegetarian | 10 comments

See the adorable onigiri party bento that I made for Baby Girl’s preschool class. All is not well, however. Find out what part of making it was so frustrating for me!

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Christmas Tree Sandwich Kit Bento (151)

Posted by on Nov 29, 2007 in Bento, Christmas, Sandwich, Themes | 4 comments

Wild, screaming children make for a hectic morning, but a Christmas-themed sandwich bento helps to soothe the nerves. Find out why it’s called a “sandwich kit”!

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