Well its august 1st which means summer is half over. This year is just flying by so fast and so much to finish. Enough about this year and on to the bento, which was an easy make this morning. The dumplings, where store bought, everything else was made this morning (damn I have a great… Continue reading Can you believe that summer is half over already?
So Tomoko wanted to spicy things up a bit with the tamagoyaki (Japanese omelette), Not really sure why, but she did and it worked. In Japan you can get this kind of cheese made for kids, so when she was rolling the tamagoyaki she added in strips of this cheese. (Not sure of the name)… Continue reading Trying to spicy up the Tamagoyaki
As a kid growing up mine parents would cook Okra and I would hate it. Even to this day I really don’t eat it. I understand it’s good for you and all of that, but really it’s just too slimy for me. Well it seems that my wife also grew up eating it, but the… Continue reading Okra wrapped in Egg Trick, will it work or not?
So is that lumpy thing with the beans really Tofu? Well the answer is yes. It’s a kind of Tofu that the Japanese make. I myself to not really like the taste of it, but if it’s there I will eat it. Don’t’ get me wrong I like tofu, just not this type. I really… Continue reading Is that really Tofu?
This is the first of mother and son bento photos. It might seem like they are almost eating the same amount. If I changed the angle you will see that his mother’s bento box is deeper. This will be seen on upcoming posts. There are only a few minor differences, can you spot them?