Monthly Archives: February 2012

spelt pasta salad bentos

A friend forwarded me a post for this, an exhibition of master paintings interpreted as sandwiches.  How cool is that?  I admire the work of so many bento artists who recreate anime and cartoon figures, or even paintings, as lunches!  Almost … Continue reading

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couscous salad bento

Older son and I have started driving up into the hills (to KSP Writer’s Centre, in Greenmount) so he can go to a home-learners writing group.  So Thursdays are quite busy now.  We have to get out by nine (not … Continue reading

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chicken caesar salad bento

Hot weather continued relentlessly this week, meaning salads are still on the menu.  Older son loves caesar salad so I made one for us for lunch, with leftover grilled chicken rather than bacon.  I even threw in a few pieces … Continue reading

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fennel chicken salad bento

Can you tell I just love this plain, ordinary, little old lunch container.  I keep using it.  It’s so practical!  So, another chicken salad…this time with fresh bulb fennel from the garden, with corn kernels, and a few pickles, and … Continue reading

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stir-fried noodles bento

I’ve been so slack lately, posting bentos from weeks before.  I thought it was time to post something recent.  In fact I haven’t even eaten this one yet!  It’s so hot and humid today I hardly feel like cooking or … Continue reading

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another geisha bento

What the hey?!  My kids are blogging more than me!!  I’d better hurry and catch up!  The school term is in full swing and today we did T and E (technology and enterprise) which basically entailed me showing the kids … Continue reading

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teeny tiny summery salad

Today is a refreshingly cool summer day, only in the twenties degrees, and I’m in heaven!  But for the past couple of weeks or so it has been extremely hot and humid…and not a lot of fun for cooking or … Continue reading

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