Monthly Archives: June 2012

roast chicken bento

I’m a shameless recycler of dinners for bento.  This bento is not very exciting in flavours, but at least it’s colourful!  It’s our leftover roast chicken with potatoes and pumpkin. I did re-fry the potatoes to make them crunchy and … Continue reading

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waldorf salad bento

Did you ever have one of those days when you just weren’t sure what you were in the mood for?  This bento was one of those days.  I finally decided on a strange combination…pumpernickel bread with cheddar, bacon and egg … Continue reading

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beef roll bento

Update: This is the bento I submitted to my fave bento blog, Soul Soup Soap, and it won!  Thank you Babykins for running your 2ooth post giveaway, it was a thrill to take part!  Your bentos are an inspiration to … Continue reading

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winter warmer bento

The weather is so cold and blustery these days, all I feel like having is soup and stew.  For dinner I made a recipe I haven’t cooked in years, Black Mushroom Chicken Casserole, from Ken Hom’s book, The Taste of … Continue reading

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is your bento box really bpa free?

I just read a worrying article about BPA-free products which makes me wonder if some of my bento boxes are safe.  Have a look here if this issue concerns you as well.  The gist of it is that many manufacturers have … Continue reading

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hola!

Hola!  I’m back from Barcelona, and inspired by all I’ve seen and tasted!  One of my favourite things to have for lunch was a simple ham roll.  The Spanish take their ham very seriously, in fact some types of ham … Continue reading

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