September 29, 2016 Mommy Tin 0Comment

This Lego #bento is for #JohannNuguid to help raise awareness for his fundraising project for his cochlear implants named Project Ephphatha. Johann Nuguid is an adorable and smart boy who has hearing and speech difficulty since birth. One of his favorite characters and toys is lego. He is a great builder, just like the hero in the Lego Movie. Visit #projectephphata at www.projectephphatha.com to learn more about Johann and his project. What’s in the Lego Bento Box? Pork Adobo flakes with potatoes Adobo rice Cheese lego pieces Carrot lego pieces Mamon lego (chiffon cupcake) Oreo cookies Chocolate Chip cookies Koala chocolate-stuffed biscuits…

September 13, 2016 Mommy Tin 0Comment

Buy cute food picks, rice shapers or cookie cutters – you can buy these online or from baking supplies stores, or japanese stores like Daiso. Prepare a sandwich, sliced fruits, or cooked rice and some viand. Use cookie cutters to cut the sandwich into shapes, and the rice shapers to form rice shapes. Stick food picks to fruit slices. Arrange the fruits, sandwich and rice in a food container or plate. Add some garnishing, if preferred. The road to success begins on the first step. You have got to start somewhere. How to start bento creation? In starting with bento,…

September 9, 2016 Mommy Tin 0Comment

I love pokemon. I’ve grown with it, since elementary and highschool. I watched the TV series and movies, I played the games. They are so cute and adorable. Now that the Pokemon Go game is so hot, and my daughter has grown love for Pokemon too, she started requesting pokemon theme bento box ideas for her packed lunch. I started with just pokeballs, then I created a Pikachu; it is not the best Pikachu Pokemon Bento Box I created. Then, after a few weeks, I created Charmander, Bulbasaur, Squirtle, and my latest creation was Squirtle. Check out my first Pokemon…

September 8, 2016 Mommy Tin 0Comment

There is a recently constructed mall nearby our area, and a friend advised me that there is a store there that sells bento tools. I dropped by today and got these items from Daiso. I checked out right away after getting a few items, because if I didn’t, I could have purchased all of their products. Hahaha. What’s in my bento shopping cart? Tofu ripple cutter – I can also use this to slice rice blocks. Hotdog and sausage decorators Animal food picks A new pair of tweezers to hold those tiny parts while decorating, and also to move things…

September 7, 2016 Mommy Tin 2Comment

Who wouldn’t love pandas? They are one of the most adorable creatures on earth. If I could adopt one, i would. Pandas are endangered too, and I want the whole world (in my small little world) to be aware that these pandas need to be loved, cared for, and protected. So, I make these cute panda theme bento box ideas. This is not the first time I made a panda theme bento. In my instagram, you can find a couple of panda theme lunch. Last month, I bought the panda body shaper and nori detail cutter for the ears, eyes, arms…