Omurice Bento

This is one of those days where I just want a Japanese bento. Hands up to those who love Japanese omurice? Packed in the bento box is yummy prawns and vegetables fried rice. Topped with  a soft fluffy egg omelette, squeezed on some tomato ketchup sauce, garnished with some parsley and carrot, sweet potato flower cut outs. ...

Japanese Bento 和弁当・和食

A Japanese bento for lunch - I love washoku (Japanese cuisine)! Decided to make a non-character bento and instead prepare a traditional style bento.   This is also the first time I used my new transparant clear bento box - pretty awesome right? I bought them in Japan and shipped over just recently. It is actually a ...

Swallow Bird Chinese Art Bento ツバメのキャラベン

  Busy weekend for me as I was teaching a bento workshop at SMU (will blog about that later), then did a cafe review and had to visit my grandfather in the hospital.  Somehow as I was conceptualising the bento design last night, the image of chinese ink art came to mind again. I recall beautiful swallows ...