Monthly Archives: June 2013

a little storage idea

A quick glance will reveal this is not a post about bentos.  So if that is what you were expecting, many apologies.  But there is a connection, however tenuous!  We bentoists, as well as other foodies around the world, have … Continue reading

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vegetable yaki udon bento

Well, winter is really here.  Last week I had a horrible chesty thing, and it is basically going through the population like wildfire.  But this week I’m on the mend and wanted to make another bento. Despite illness, I had … Continue reading

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little bears bento

I rarely attempt anything remotely charaben.  Bentoists who are adept at the art of cute bento can probably understand why!  My attempts are amateurish for sure.  However, yesterday I couldn’t resist making one to present at a talk I was … Continue reading

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somen salad bento

It has been nearly two years since I started bento wa.  So I guess it’s a good time for a little reflection.  It seems like my bento style has changed a bit…maybe I’m creating more new recipes than I used … Continue reading

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chicken onigiri bento

Wow, it has been a long time since I last posted!  I missed a whole season… it’s winter here now!   I’m sitting outside on a sunny day, enjoying the chirp and flit of birds and the cool breeze.  It … Continue reading

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