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School lunch in Japan: is it so different?

Attention!

Since the focus of this site is bentos for lunch, I’m always fascinated by the subject of lunch in general. An interesting article in the Washington Post appeared yesterday, about school lunches in Japan. continue reading...

2012 Holiday Bento Shopping Guide

xmas-onigiri.pngFor some reason I’ve only done this every couple of years on JustBento, but to celebrate my Return To Blogging, I thought I’d put together a short list of bento related goodies that have caught my eye.

I’ve even hauled out Christmas Santa Sideburns Onigiri-man to bring in the cheer. Onigiri-man has evolved over the years that he’s been the JustBento mascot, and now he has a goatee instead of sideburns. But originally, he was firmly stuck in the ’70s.

There should still be plenty of time to order any of the items mentioned, although in some cases you may need to choose express shipping.

But enough with the preamble: here we go.


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I've posted an update...

...over on Just Hungry In other words, I'll be back very soon. ^_^

Back-to-school giveaway at All Things For Sale

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Another chance to get some great bento gear, and this one is almost no-effort! continue reading...

The Bento&co 2012 Contest is here!

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Ladies and gentlemen, start up your bento-making engines. The Bento&co contest is back! continue reading...