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what we did in the holidays and a new bento box

We just finished our Term Three holidays, so this week we are back at (home)education again.  I made a post about our holidays earlier but didn’t get a chance to finish it, so here it is… On the first week … Continue reading

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i like trains bento

For lunch today I’m using some of the bento goodies I got in Singapore.  While there I stopped into Takashimaya Department Store and met up with Aaron, the representative from Casa Bento.  He showed me their fabulous selection of gear…a … Continue reading

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hello kitty made easy

I have been trying to post each week at the start of the week, but earlier this week I didn’t manage it…I was on holidays, in Singapore.  I’m back home now… and looking at a big bag of yet-to-be-unpacked bento … Continue reading

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empanada bento

Our summer holidays are nearly over, and everyone is thinking about getting organised for returning to work/school.  At the stores I’m seeing interesting and colourful new lunchboxes!  Always a sign school is just around the corner.  So it’s a good … Continue reading

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pork yaki udon bento

A special parcel arrived at my place this week.  It was the long awaited prize in the giveaway  hosted by Babykins at the home of tasty bento cosiness, Soul Soup Soap.  It was so exciting to open the package and find what … Continue reading

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Shepherd’s Pie Bento

Shepherd’s pie is the favourite meal of my two children, who lovingly call it “shep”.  So we have it for dinner OFTEN.  And these days I make a huge batch so there are leftovers for lunch.  If you’re interested, my … Continue reading

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a non-capricorn bento

One of the things I find a little unusual about traditional bentos is the combination/quantity of protein.  It’s not unusual to see two or more mixed proteins in the same bento.  Eggs could be combined with chicken and or prawns … Continue reading

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