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Vote in AllThingsforSale’s Bento Contest

Posted by on Dec 6, 2011 in Details | 1 comment

Vote for the cutest bentos of the 15 finalists in AllThingsforSale’s bento contest on Facebook!

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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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Thanksgiving Wrap-Up

Posted by on Nov 29, 2011 in Blog | 3 comments

Wrap-up post of our Thanksgiving dinner for 2011, featuring a turkey by Mr. Pikko!

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Low Budget Bentos: Furikake Chicken for Three

Posted by on Nov 21, 2011 in 2011 Bentos, Chicken, Everyday Lunches, Just for Kids, Recipes | 4 comments

Get the recipe for furikake fried chicken and learn how I spent just $5 to make bentos for myself and my two kids.

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Furikake Salmon Bento

Posted by on Nov 20, 2011 in 2011 Bentos, Classic, Fish, Recipes | 3 comments

Find out how to make a quick salmon bento by lightly flavoring the fish with furikake and then pan frying it in olive oil!

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Three Little Spam Bears Bento

Posted by on Nov 15, 2011 in Charaben | 1 comment

Here’s a quick mac and cheese bento with three spam bears on top!

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Parent Map: 10 Thanksgiving Bento Box Lunch Ideas for Kids

Posted by on Nov 13, 2011 in Blog, Press | 0 comments

Parent Map features my cute Pilgrim girl bento in their 10 Thanksgiving Bento Box Lunch Ideas for Kids article.

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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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