Bento #85: Dollies bento

May 25, 2011 american
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The first time I went to Derek’s place, I was surprised to see that his place was filled with stuffed dolls made by his sister Clara. (Yes, Derek is manly enough to display his love for cute things and plush dolls. I’m so lucky!) She is an art teacher/fine artist and in college her boyfriend’s (now husband) senior film was a cute animation with characters […]

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Non-bento #35: Totoro breakfast

May 4, 2011 bento
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I posted a sneak preview photo on my twitter and my facebook fan page so some of you might already know what I made with the Totoro metal cutter I made the other day, but I learned some stuff while I was using it, so I decided to write a post. Non-bento #35: Totoro breakfast Created and eaten on: 5/4/2011 My Totoro themed breakfast contains […]

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Bento #83: Hetalia bento

February 22, 2011 anime
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Have you heard that TOKYOPOP is doing a Hetalia Axis Power bento contest? Bento #83: Hetalia bento Created and eaten on: 2/22/2011 Contest details from the official website: — TOKYOPOP is looking for your bento to be a feature in Volume 3 of Hetalia Axis Power, scheduled to go on sale this summer! That’s right! We want to feature YOUR bento in Hetalia Volume 3!!! […]

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Bento #80: Santa Totoro!

December 31, 2010 bento
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It’s a little late but with all the blizzard stuff going on, and going up to Boston for a couple of days to hang out with Derek’s sister’s family, I finally found the time to post this. Bento #80: Santa Totoro! Created and eaten on: 12/25/2010 I can’t believe it’s been a year since I made Bento #31: Totoro snowman last year but it was […]

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Bento #78: Peep and the Big Wide World

October 11, 2010 american
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10/10/10 was my boyfriend’s birthday! I gave him the blu-ray of  Dr. Horrible’s sing-along blog, the last DVD box set of Dragon Ball, and I made him very special plushes. (see the photos of them at the bottom of this page) In the morning we went to see “Let Me In” which we really liked. Even though it was a horror movie, we thought it […]

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