Saturday, 27 February 2010
A scarecrow is today’s bento! I saw a picture in a children’s scrapbooking article at a friend’s house and it inspired me to do this bento. I don’t remember the name of the author of the book, otherwise I would credit them here for giving me an unusual bento design idea. No copyright infringement intended in anyway!
Instructions to make: Start by hollowing out an eggplant / aubergine and then use the skin to make [Read more on bento box blog]
This bento is rice pressed into triangle shapes (onigiri) and I did this by getting a handful of rice and wrapping it up in cling film and pressing and squishing it into shape with my hands. Then I got an eggplant / aubergine and cut strips of the skin to make the facial features and hair. I didn’t cook these so they are not really edible bits of this particular bento. I used food picks to hold the “hair” on and they Charabens READ MORE HERE on Bento Box Blog
Friday, 26 February 2010
Thursday, 25 February 2010
There is an Amazon Wordpress Plugin now (just became avail in the last 30 mins) that does a similar thing to the Ebay one: http://bit.ly/cwbAW6