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Believe it or not, Just Bento is back!

Believe it or not, Just Bento is back! It's been a very long time - years, in fact. But, the site has finally been revamped from the ground up. It now displays properly on mobile devices without having to pinch and zoom, and it should hopefully be a... Lire la suite ›

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The Just Bento Cookbook 2: Make Ahead, Easy, Healthy Lunches to Go

The Just Bento Cookbook 2: Make Ahead, Easy, Healthy Lunches to Go is the sequel to the best-selling The Just Bento Cookbook. It contains almost all new recipes (with the exception of a handful of "classics"), and is designed to expand your bento... Lire la suite ›

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Updated information about The Just Bento Cookbook! Yes finally, an ebook version is announced!

It’s been a while since I updated the information about The Just Bento Cookbook - 7 long years in fact. It’s still in print (it has actually gone through double-digit printings!) and still doing very well. And I’m happy to announce... Lire la suite ›

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Hi there! This is a very short update. Yep I'm still around! And... there's actually some news for bento fans! For more, please take a look at these two posts over on Just Hungry: Just a quick update and... The Just Bento Cookbook 2 is announced! --... Lire la suite ›

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Photos from the Kyoto LOFT event

Photos from the Kyoto LOFT event

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Just Bento Cookbook event at Kyoto LOFT, April 22 - May 11 (2014)

Just Bento Cookbook event at Kyoto LOFT, April 22 - May 11 (2014)

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"Back to School" bento for kids article in the Japan Times

About a bento article in The Japan Times, plus a wave to show I’m still here! read more Lire la suite ›

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A short update....

This just a short update on what is going on with my health and things. The good news is that I am feeling a bit better on an everyday basis. The really bad, painful infection I had has finally (mostly) cleared up, so I’m not reliant... Lire la suite ›

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Back-to-school Giveaway at Bento USA

Back-to-school Giveaway at Bento USA

A Back To School giveaway! Back to school? Already? read more Lire la suite ›

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I really hate posting stuff like this...

…because let’s face it, it’s lame! But the reconstruction of the site is taking a lot longer than planned. But, it will be back as soon as possible - hopefully much improved! In the meantime, I hope you enjoy the... Lire la suite ›

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Rakuten Global free shipping offer, and monbento iPad giveaway

Rakuten Global free shipping offer, and monbento iPad giveaway

Two quick bits of news: monbento is releasing a mobile app soon, and to commemorate they are giving away an iPad and 100 bento boxes.. No purchase necessary to enter. Rakuten Global, the international part of the Japanese online shopping... Lire la suite ›

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A beautiful Mother's Day bento

A beautiful Mother's Day bento

My mother sent me photos of a gorgeous Mother’s Day bento my stepfather got for her (and for himself too of course!) yesterday. It’s from Hikagejaya, a restaurant in Hayama, a town near Kamakura in Kanagawa prefecture (where Yokohama,... Lire la suite ›

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Technical note: The RSS feed and newsletter system has been switched to another service

A little technical note for people who read this site via Google Reader or another RSS reader, or subscribe to post updates via email: I’ve switched over from Feedburner to another service called URI.LV. The reason I switched over is... Lire la suite ›

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An article about bentos in JAL Skyward magazine

Just a short piece of news as I continue to battle with upgrading the site behind the scenes. If you are on a Japan Airlines (JAL) international flight this month, I have a feature article in the May issue of Skyward, their in-flight... Lire la suite ›

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My apologies to email subscribers...

We moved the site to a new server...and for some reason Feedburner (the service that sends emails of new posts) decided to send out the last 10 posts again one big email! It shouldn't happen again (fingers crossed). My apologies for... Lire la suite ›

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There may be some disruptions to the site over the weekend

There may be some disruptions to the site over the weekend

I'm in the process of updating JustBento, and so you may see some disruptions to service over the weekend. Fear not though, the site is alive and well, just getting some work done. ^_^ If you need something to read in the meantime... Lire la suite ›

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Oven-baked Spicy Asian Chicken Wings

Oven-baked Spicy Asian Chicken Wings

I love chicken wings, especially for bentos. They are small and much easier to pack than legs, and come with a readymade handle, especially the drumettes (the thickest part). So I try various recipes for them. Many of the tastiest ways of... Lire la suite ›

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Oven-baked Spicy Asian Chicken Wings

Oven-baked Spicy Asian Chicken Wings

I love chicken wings, especially for bentos. They are small and much easier to pack than legs, and come with a readymade handle, especially the drumettes (the thickest part). So I try various recipes for them. Many of the tastiest ways of... Lire la suite ›

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Bento box spotlight: A real Pokeball bento box

Bento box spotlight: A real Pokeball bento box

Several people noted how the red, black and white color combination bento from monbento shown in the in-depth review looks like a Pokeball. I just wanted to let Pokémon fans out there know that there’s a “real” Pokeball... Lire la suite ›

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Bento box spotlight: A real Pokeball bento box

Bento box spotlight: A real Pokeball bento box

Several people noted how the red, black and white color combination bento from monbento shown in the in-depth review looks like a Pokeball. I just wanted to let Pokémon fans out there know that there’s a “real” Pokeball... Lire la suite ›

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