Tag Archives: magewappa

‘simply onigiri’ book review

On my recent trip I visited Kinokuniya, a bookstore that put stars in my eyes.  I don’t know about your town, but in my town bookstores have been disappearing, and the ones that are still surviving are small and poorly … 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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sunny rice bento

Hurrah!  I finally managed to make a bento, eat it and blog it all in the same day!  Today was: sausages, greens, carrots, crabstick omelette, brown rice with fresh corn and umeboshi. It was a very simple lunch (except for … 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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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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historic house bento

On Thursday nights I go to a writing group at Tom Collins House, a writing centre of the Fellowship of Australian Writers.  There I facilitate a writing group formed by a group of enthusiastic students after a course I ran … 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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