Bento #82: ilomilo

January 31, 2011 bento
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Derek and I’ve been playing this really cute XBLA (Xbox Live Arcade) game for a while now. The very first time I saw it, I knew I was going to make a bento of it! Bento #82: ilomilo Created and eaten on: 1/29/2011 ilomilo (pronounced “eelo meelo”) is a puzzle game where each level is a differently structured series of cubes. The characters ilo and […]

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Bento #81: Year of the Totoro bunny

January 22, 2011 bento
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January is still considered the beginning of the year 2011, right? RIGHT?? I finally got to make the first bento of the year 2011! 2011 is the year of the rabbit. I could’ve just made a rabbit bento but I’m so bad at making original bento… so I decided to ask help from my bento savior, Totoro! Bento #81: Year of Totoro Bunny Created and […]

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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 #79: Costume Quest

October 25, 2010 bento
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A few days ago, my boyfriend downloaded a new XBLA (also available for PS3 network) game called Costume Quest. I watched him play a little bit, then I decided not to watch any further, because the game looked so darn cute and fun that I wanted to play it later by myself. He loved the game, and wrote a review on his blog. When he […]

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Ghibli feast #2: Princess Mononoke

May 13, 2010 bento
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After our “Ghibli feast #1: Porco Rosso,” we moved onto a more serious if not the most serious Ghibli film, Princess Mononoke. Day 1 of Ghibli feast (Saturday night) Ghibli feast #2: Princess Mononoke Our second Ghibli feast was Princess Mononoke. Princess Mononoke is very different from any other Miyazaki film. Some scenes are very graphic and violent.  The main characters, San and Ashitaka, aren’t […]

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