Wednesday, November 3, 2010

Back to the Basics Bento for Ben

Since it's November, we're officially done with Halloween bentos for awhile. Just a wee bit thankful for that as I was starting to run out of ideas for innovative Halloween bentos!

I asked Ben what he might like today and he requested Peanut the elephant. I'm not entirely surprised, the boy still loves his elephants!

Elephant Bento Lock & Lock

Ben has a turkey & cheddar sandwich on Nature's Own Honey 7 Grain bread, topped with a cheddar Peanut with a swiss cheese ear. Next to that is a sliced boiled egg (I messed up and bought medium eggs, too small for my molds) and some carrot sticks. The bottom compartments hold a fruit salad and a piece of pumpkin chocolate chip bread. We're packed today in a 4-square Lock & Lock, because that is what I grabbed out of the cabinet. ;o)

4 comments:

  1. i really like that elephant cutter! so cute. And the pumpkin choc chip bread looks delicious.

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  2. Aw, this is so cute, so many elephants in the bento!

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  3. Very cute. Can I ask what type of container that is? Do the inner parts come out...it looks like a perfect container...available in Canada???

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  4. @Kim, it's a Lock & Lock container. I believe you can order them on Amazon. I actually got mine at Target, but several years ago. I haven't seen them instore in ages, and I'd love a second one.

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