Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Monokuro Boo Bento

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This morning I made a chara-ben after a while.  I love chara-ben but I'm not skillful and have poor taste so I can't make it neatly.  Moreover, my hubby is unwilling to take chara-ben, he says "no thanks!".  I know I know he's not a child.  He'll be blushing when he open his chara-ben among co-workers, LOL ^0^.  So this Monokuro Boo is a snack bento for Yuppi.

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The dishes I made this morning, corn/spinach salad with creamy sesame dressing,
boiled shrimp with ketchup/mayo sauce,
and salted salmon.
Tteriyaki chicken from last night's dinner.

Also today's bento box is a glass container.  Since this one is heat-resistant glass, Hubby could rewarm his bento with micro at his office.

8 comments:

  1. I think you did a great job with your chara-ben! At least it's recognizable....unlike my Darth Vader onigiri. :)

    Kuusou

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  2. Your charaben is cute! And yummy bento for your hubby ... He is so lucky to have a wonderful wife that always prepared bento for him. I spot cute bottle there, does it count for charaben too? Hehehe ... (^.^)

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  3. I like the top box, it's a good size for my youngest daughter. I bought both the blue and red one.

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  4. Oh, I just LOVE this adorable bento! Have a huge smile right now, babykins, looking at all the sweet details here. You are so talented. Lucky hubby! Will look for these pics on Flickr to add them to faves!

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  5. @Kuusou
    Thanks!
    You made Darth Vader onigiri!? That's great! I should make it, I'm wondering if I can make well though.


    @Lia
    Thanks! Actually I'm a no good wife to my hubby. Therefore I bear in mind and try to prepare his bento as possible, ehehe.
    Ah I forgot that the bottle was a cute-chara-bottle. He may have hidden it when he ate this bento!! :D


    @Bento Pet
    Yeah, just good size for girl's bento.
    I think also the blue one is cute.


    @bentobird
    So glad you LOVED this Boo.
    Thanks for adding to your faves, Jenn!


    @Jenn
    Thanks!
    I want to try making cheese characters like yours.

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  6. i love your monokuru! i think all your bentos are neat and well-executed, and i love your charaben especially. funny that your husband doesn't want kawaii lunches, my boyfriend also refuses. oh well, more cute food for us :-)

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  7. Thanks Megan!
    Your boyfriend also refuses kawaii bento...ahaha.
    Yeah, more kawaii bento!!
    I always envy and admire your cute veggieful bentos!

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