I made this snack bento a while back. The kids shared it on their way to their enrichment classes a few weeks ago, and they declared it a success. But (of course) who doesn’t love a bunny? Ming from Bento Monsters has a great photo tutorial of how to make these rolled sandwiches (linked here). They’re … More Bento #19: Bunny Rolled Sandwich Snack Bento
After an unexpected hiatus, I’m back with reading animals. They’re ready for the first day of school! Much more so than my kids were. … More Bento #18: Back to School Reading Animal Bentos
All plants, no zombies. That’s how we roll around here. I’m constantly late to trends. At this point I think it might be something in my psyche, if not my DNA, that makes me ignore things until everyone else is way past the point of caring. If I’m still blogging in 2018, I’m pretty sure … More Bento #16: Plants vs. Zombies Snack Bento
And I’m back! If you’ve glanced at my Instagram you’ve probably seen how beautiful my vacation was. We actually spent more time drinking coffee with cousins and aunties than lounging by the Aegean, but it was a great trip no matter where we were sitting. I’ll probably plaster my Saturday post with vacation pictures. Right now, … More Bento #15: Bear snack bentos
Can the Merc with a Mouth handle a BLT with fries? It’s not a taco, but I think he’s up to the job.
I don’t usually have time to make myself anything very elaborate when I’m packing lunches for playgroup or a family outing. I’ve done a few charabens for my own consumption (and I have another on the way shortly). To be honest, though, I made those for a late dinner after the youngsters were tucked into their … More Bento #13: Some Grown-Up Bentos
It’s a grown-up lunch with a touch of whimsy today. I had half an avocado to eat and a lunch to make. So a Totoro avocado salad bento was made – a.k.a., Totorocado.
Sorry, Stuart. I know that you prefer bananas, but we have none today. How about a pineapple instead?