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Ghibli feast #8: the Castle of Cagliostro

June 2, 2010 bento
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Day 3 of Ghibli feast Ghibli feast #8: The Castle of Cagliostro This is the last feast in Ghibli feast! When I decided to do a Ghibli feast, I knew that I wanted to watch this film last. This film isn’t by Studio Ghibli, but the Castle of Cagliostro is the first theatrical film Hayao Miyazaki directed in 1979. I used to watch Lupin the […]

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Ghibli feast #1: Porco Rosso

May 12, 2010 bento
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Let the Ghibli feast begin! Day 1 of Ghibli feast (Saturday night) Ghibli feast #1: Porco Rosso Our first Ghibli film was Porco Rosso. If I just said that the film was about a pilot who was cursed and turned into a pig in old Italy, it might sound like a comedy film or a cartoon for kids, but Porco Rosso is about a man’s […]

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How to make Tzippy

October 14, 2009 characters
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[How to make Tzippy from Where the Wild Things Are] – spaghetti – ketchup (or tomato sauce) – ham (or bologna, turkey, etc…) – sliced cheddar cheese – seaweed – cupcake cup (I used foil cupcake cups, but if you need to microwave your food, use a paper cupcake cup instead. I’ve tried it, and the paper cup handled the moisture pretty well.) – hole […]

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How to make Aaron

October 14, 2009 characters
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[How to make Aaron from Where the Wild Things Are] – spaghetti – mashed potato *- egg yolk – sliced cheddar cheese – seaweed – radish or white-ish sliced cheese or kamaboko (fish cake), or even left over hard boiled egg white from mashed potato. In other words, you can use any white food! – cupcake cup (I used foil cupcake cups, but if you […]

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bento #65: Where the Wild Things Are #2

October 8, 2009 american
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I still had Inarizushi skins from when I made the Little Big Planet bento, and I was thinking of how I can use it. I’ve already used them to make Totoro & Neko bus, Laputa robot, and Meat with a bone before, so I wanted to make something different. My friend sent me a link to a wonderful website called “Terrible Yellow Eyes” the other […]

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