A rainbow of produce accents delicious and easy-to-make fried rice!
Mixed rice makes a cute brown bear onigiri in this salmon bento made for my first grader's school lunch.
Mini sandwich in a bento! So cute!
“Laissez les bons temps rouler!” Happy Mardi Gras!
What would you get if you ordered a bento on Lost's Ajira Airways?
Edamame is so easy to make--within minutes you can have a healthy filling snack!
Vancouver Winter Olympic themed bento box.
Year of the Tiger 2010 Bento!
A pink bear with loving eyes smiles back at you during lunch.
Teriyaki salmon and a pink rice heart make up this Valentines Day bento.
Burrito with beans and soytaco in my boy's school bento.
Zakkoku Mai Onigiri--Japanese rice balls made with mixed grain rice and salmon
Panda musubi helps to make the miso chicken bento a bit cuter and fun for the school lunch.
Sweet roasted eggplant with savory miso and sesame flavor. Recipe on the post!
Crab Friends Bento
impossibly crunchy housemade potato chips from L.A. Bento, a mobile food company that's thankfully *not* a food truck
Roasted bok choy, yes...roasted then dipped in sweet sesame glaze. Goes well with the miso chicken.
Shoyu tamago (Japanese soy sauce eggs) are wonderful as snacks or as an addition to a bento.
Christmas tree bento and kiwi-raspberry holly wreath.
Can you guess the Christmas theme of this bento?
The sandwich alternative : what a modern lunchbox should have, the onigiri
Comfy cozy quiche bento box
Snowman bento for my first grader's school lunch.
Vegan tofurky steamed with broccolini makes for quick and easy holiday bento box assembly.
Make a Santa bento for your kids before winter break begins!
Chinese 5 Spice Roasted Chicken! Cook extra for your next day's lunch...you'll thank yourself!
Mochiko Chicken and Roasted Brussels Sprouts Bento
Basket weave omelet for veggie fried rice.
Eggplant with pork bento
Fried rice and other tasty sides make for a yummy and filling school lunch bento.
This gingerbread man is made out of healthy brown rice.
Ninja In The Fruit Bento
Three purple potato flowers make the first-grader's school bento look extra pretty.