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how to make Japanese style hamburg

January 25, 2009 basics
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I often use “Japanese style hamburg” for my bento. That’s because it’s just so easy to make different shapes with it. Sometimes it’s shaped like Makkurokurosuke, sometimes it shaped like a cube (see “Super Smash Bros. Brawl bento”, “Professor Layton bento”), sometimes it’s shaped like a rabbid. (see “Raving Rabbids bento” ) I call it “Japanese style hamburg”, but I guess it’s a lot like […]

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bento #28: Toon Link

January 22, 2009 bento
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I think I’ve mentioned on my blog before, but I don’t like making human characters for my bento. One of the reasons is I think it’s a bit creepy to eat human characters. I know many people will say “And it’s not creepy to eat Totoro???”, but it’s just something about human characters that weird me out a bit. Also another reason (the main reason) […]

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bento #23: Cooking Mama

January 3, 2009 bento
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While I was making the Professor Layton, Portal and Bioshock bentos, I came up with more video game themed bento. One of them in particular seemed just so perfect for kyaraben. It was a game about cooking! Bento#23: Cooking Mama Created and eaten on: 11/14/2008

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bento #21: BioShock Big Daddy & Little Sister

December 25, 2008 bento
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After my Portal bento, I wanted to get the game hype out of my system! While I was looking at my boyfriend’s and my game collection, I remembered that when I made my Jiji bento, I realized how bendy and strong gobo (burdock root) was. So I decided to try something very different for this bento. Bento#21: BioShock Big Daddy & Little Sister Created and […]

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bento #20: Portal

December 23, 2008 bento
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After Professor Layton, I was still in the mood for making game bento. I had many ideas for game bento, but they weren’t “finalized” yet… But I couldn’t sit on them forever, so I decided to try what I’d been wanting to make for a very long time. Bento #20: Portal Created and eaten on: 11/06/2008

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