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*かわいい弁当*

Postby suhui » Mon 03.26.2007 10:43 pm

Japanese school children (or teenagers?) are way too fortunate (I find so) to have かわいい弁当s for meals everyday.

I have read an article saying that Japanese moms even held bentos competitions to flaunt their awe-inspiring culinary skills. I doubt my mum would spend her time that much on cooking.

Here's the link: http://www.e-bento.com (You can find many cute bentos designs)

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RE: *かわいい弁と*

Postby hiwa » Mon 03.26.2007 11:56 pm

Here's an average Japanese mom's works:
http://regex.info/blog/2006-05-31/198?nc3
http://regex.info/blog/2007-01-26/373
(Try search this site with 'bento'.)
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RE: *かわいい弁と*

Postby Kagemaru » Tue 03.27.2007 12:16 am

suhui wrote:
I doubt my mum would spend her time that much on cooking.


Agreed. Spoilt little brats.....
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RE: *かわいい弁と*

Postby charizardpal » Tue 03.27.2007 1:47 am

I hate carrying an empty and sometimes sticky lunchbox home. So when I bring lunch I bring it in a plastic bag so I can throw the container away while I'm out. Does anyone else do this?
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RE: *かわいい弁と*

Postby hiwa » Tue 03.27.2007 4:40 am

And,
x 弁と
o 弁当(bentou)
o お弁当(obentou)....'o' is a politeness prefix.
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RE: *かわいい弁当*

Postby suhui » Tue 03.27.2007 5:17 am

I hate carrying an empty and sometimes sticky lunchbox home. So when I bring lunch I bring it in a plastic bag so I can throw the container away while I'm out. Does anyone else do this?


Plastic containers? Microwaveable ones you mean?
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RE: *かわいい弁当*

Postby Yudan Taiteki » Tue 03.27.2007 10:12 am

In many elementary schools and middle schools, students are required to eat the school lunch and cannot bring bentos. High school kids often go to 7-11 or the like so I don't know who would be eating these things.
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RE: *かわいい弁当*

Postby keatonatron » Tue 03.27.2007 11:34 am

suhui wrote:
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RE: *かわいい弁当*

Postby tanuki » Tue 03.27.2007 1:24 pm

:D That's so funny!!!!

Oh my... :D
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RE: *かわいい弁当*

Postby PsychoSP » Tue 03.27.2007 1:29 pm

The octopus hot dogs are a bento staple. Classic.

Here's an articleabout artistic bentos.
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RE: *かわいい弁当*

Postby suhui » Tue 03.27.2007 9:06 pm

That's so funny!!!!

Oh my...

Lolx..

Here's an article about artistic bentos.
Yea that's the article I was reading that somedays ago. I see...so it was originally from Japan Times hahax..*I do like the Mozart
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RE: *かわいい弁当*

Postby furin » Tue 03.27.2007 9:28 pm

And you can see a lot of character bentou pics.
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My wife also likes to make bentou like them... :(
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RE: *かわいい弁当*

Postby suhui » Tue 03.27.2007 9:57 pm

My wife also likes to make bentou like them...
You are a lucky one :D

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RE: *かわいい弁当*

Postby AJBryant » Wed 03.28.2007 8:44 am

Man, I miss that stuff. :)


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RE: *かわいい弁当*

Postby two_heads_talking » Wed 03.28.2007 9:20 am

funny how many shapes processed fish can be and the colors are so eye catching ..
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