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~ Modes4U Giveaway ~

~ Hello my lovelies ~

Modes4U are doing a super cute ‘Bento Giveaway’ on their facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/modes4u

Instructions are pretty simple; like their page and photo, then share the photo with the comment provided. 92 more words

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Grace McCarter reblogged this on The Bento Buff and commented:

Signal boosting to this Bento giveaway! I don't need another bento box as of now, I'm really happy with the ones I have, but this looks like a great set for newbies!

Revenge bento show us it’s a dish best served cold (and boxed) with insults and hidden chilies

There are two advantages to the large variety of foodstuffs that go into a typical bento, or Japanese boxed lunch. Not only do they provide a diverse collection of flavors and vital nutrients, they also give aesthetically minded chefs plenty of options for… 638 more words

Japan

Butternut Squash Soup

Servings vary

Base ingredients:
1 tbsp butter or oil of your choice
1 1/2 cup onion, finely chopped
1 3/4 lb. butternut or acorn squash, peeled, seeded, and cut into 1-inch pieces… 175 more words

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~ Modes4U Giveaway ~

~ Hello my lovelies ~

Modes4U are doing a super cute ‘Bento Giveaway’ on their facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/modes4u

Instructions are pretty simple; like their page and photo, then share the photo with the comment provided. 92 more words

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We try one ekiben shop's three most popular bento boxes- out of a selection of 170 kinds

On March 14, the new extension of the Nagano Shinkansen line will open, connecting Toyama and Ishikawa Prefectures to Tokyo. This is exciting news for Chubu region locals and Tokyoites alike, as the trip from the northern central prefectures to Tokyo will take a mere 2.5 hours, so everyone is preparing for some fun day trips! 741 more words

Japan

Happy Friday Froggy Lunch

Yesssss! We made it to Friday! I made a froggy lunch for my Bigs, to round out Pond Week.

Oddly enough, the kids are learning about turtles tomorrow (had a turtle lunch today) and learned about frogs today. 48 more words

Kid Food

Kabocha Nimono: Another Delicious Staple to Add to Your Bento Recipe Repertoire

In a previous post, we looked at the Japanese cooking technique referred to as nimono, where vegetables, seafood, tofu, and meats (together or separately) are simmered in a stock flavored with soy sauce, sake, and some sweetening. 651 more words

Recipes