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how to make Totoro cream puffs

April 7, 2009 Baking
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I know there are many recipes for cream puffs, and it’s not like you must use this recipe to make Totoro cream puffs. If you’re using your own cream puff recipe, make cream puff dough and jump to Step 5. A blog post about my very first batch of Totoro cream puffs can be found on “non-bento #12: Totoro cream puffs.” [How to make Totoro […]

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how to make Cylon Raider cookies

March 20, 2009 Baking
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EDIT: Looking for BSG bento? See “bento#34: Battlestar Galactica bento!” This is something I made for my Battlestar Galactica fans. Nothing very special, I just cut cookie dough in the shape of a Cylon Raider. I used the cookie cutter I made out of a soda bottle (see the cookie cutter in “how to make Totoro peanut butter sandwich”) because with this cutter, you can […]

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how to make Totoro peanut butter sandwich

March 15, 2009 characters
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My boyfriend loves eating peanut butter sandwiches as a snack. He eats one before he goes to kung fu class on Saturday or late afternoon on Sunday. I was thinking there’s gotta be an easy way to make his plain peanut butter sandwich cuter. Easy and cute = Totoro! So I was looking around the house, thinking what I could use to make a sandwich cutter […]

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how to make Doraemon onigiri

March 10, 2009 characters
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I was pleasantly surprised that I got such positive reactions on Doraemon onigiri. I really didn’t think anyone would know who it was. But I was wrong! It made me want to spread love for Doraemon, so I decided to do a how-to. When I made it for my boyfriend, I didn’t really prepare anything for it, and as I was making it, I realized […]

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Valentine Meringue Mario Mushrooms!

February 12, 2009 Baking
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I really wanted to do this how-to on the 8th, but I was attending NY comicon, and just didn’t have the time, so I’m doing it today! Last year, our company decided to have a pot-luck style office Christmas party. I knew a lot of people were making entrees, so I wanted to make a dessert. Then I remembered the meringue mushrooms I’d had at […]

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