Gingerbread Man Bento

Ho Ho Ho~~ festive mood here! With Christmas just around the corner, I made Gingerbread Man Bento! I always love Gingerbread Man, or a more intimate name - Gingy!  And especially when they are depicted in animation movies or cartoons. Today I am joining my friends from Bento Bloggers & Friends in a festive theme bento hop, and ...

Hello Kitty Omurice Bento

I made Hello Kitty Omurice Bento! Looking forward to eating my lunchbox today~~ Omurice is Japanese omelette rice, usually made of fried rice wrapped in egg. I had leftover rice at home and decided to make some omurice with it. Today's Hello Kitty Bento is partly inspired by the cute Hello Kitty furikake that I bought at ...

Domo kun Bento

It has been a while since I made Domo-kun Bento! Domo-kun is the official mascot of NHK, Japan's largest and sole public broadcaster . Hatched from an egg, Domo-kun's signature look is his large open mouth. Domo-kun loves television :P hardly surprising~heheh Recently I got to know an acquaintance who lamented that Domo kun is not as popular as other ...

Cute Donut & Choc Bento

I made a Cute Donut & Choc Bento~ Craving for some 'sweets' and comfort food? I think this bento will make you happy :) Don't worry, no actual candies/sweets here, just rice shaped into a donut and a chocolate bar character in this bento. Here is what I used for the bento characters: Donut - rice with ketchup, slice cheese, ...

Shinkansen Bento

Inspired by my visit to Ekiben-ya Matsuri (read post) and NRE Daimasu bento factory (read post), I made a Shinkansen  Bento today! I was not feeling quite well last night so I wasn't sure if I would wake up and be okay to make bento. Thankfully I woke up feeling better! So I made this bento! Using the Shinkansen ...