Monthly Archives: September 2011

chicken salad bento

Last night I made baked chicken breasts for dinner, and there was one extra leftover for lunch today.  I had a craving for chicken salad, and threw one together with chicken, radishes, spring onions, coriander and chopped celery.  To have … Continue reading

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i love umeboshi.

I keep making lunches and forgetting to post them!  Here is one from this past week.  I made a huge pot of brown rice, following this stovetop method I found on Just Hungry (thank you Maki!).  I used to cook … Continue reading

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pizza bentos in the park

When I did a little grocery shopping at IGA the other day I ended up buying more things than I usually do.  And they gave me this super bright cool bag, for free!  How nice of them!  It must be … Continue reading

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p-p-p-p-pingu bento!

We went down to the park for lunch and a photography lesson yesterday, and we used our new thermal bento stack.  I got this one at a store called Ecosway…I think it’s a Chinese store.  They don’t have much that I … Continue reading

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beef rice bento and a birkenstock bag

Here is another bento I did a while ago and didn’t get a chance to post.  Leftover ginger-beef rice with spring onions, “teriyaki” tofu, flat beans, pepper, cucumber and mini tomatoes.  I think this unbleached cotton bag suits my glass … Continue reading

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scones, and spring-cleaning saturday bento

After last week’s hospital drama I had a sudden urge to do a domestic.  And what a perfect day for it; Saturday turned out golden and springly!  Straight after the morning walk I felt like baking so knocked out a … Continue reading

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hospital survival bento

The last couple of days I’ve been at the hospital a lot with my sick puppy, Cosette.  She was spayed on Tuesday and became very ill afterwards.  After a day at home she was re-admitted to hospital and put on … Continue reading

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