Wednesday, October 13, 2010

Bento #80 Think Pink

Posted by Journal Mommy Yenny at 6:54 PM
Lately, lots of tweets about #thinkpink and #projectpink in Twitter. This is to honor October as month of Breast Cancer Awareness. It is for a good cause and here is my pink theme bento. Please join along and click here for more information. Further information of Breast Cancer is in Susan G Komen site

Above bento was for my girl, which anyway I made another identical box for my boy.
The pink heart rice was shaped by rice mould. Before, the rice was mixed with pink dembu. While in pink cup, there was sauteed stringbean with carrots. On top was the pink ribbon, made from kani sheet. Well, kani has orange and white sheets, thus I put one drop of red food coloring into a small bowl of drinking water and immersed white kani for minutes. Until now, I don't know how much water or drops will provide me with the right color. I guess it was plain lucky because I got the exact pink shade that I wished for.

The remaining contents in box were left-over from kani, shaped in tiny flowers *just try to make use of every cooked stuff*, frozen-bought kani egg rolls and a rabbit-apple.

Too bad that I picked the wrong spot to do the photography and I was in hurry to leave the house too :(


ktycat on 7:13 PM said...

Hi, you can send me the photo of your bento (large file) to me : so that I can include it on the panorama.

Lia Chen on 8:43 PM said...

Lovely pink hearts! So glad that many bento makers in our bento community joined up to make pink bento with different styles :)

sherimiya on 10:37 PM said...

So pretty. I love sakura denbu rice!

Kelly Polizzi on 11:23 PM said...

You did such a good job! I love the pink rice.

Mommyof2girlz on 11:25 PM said...

Great bento, love the ribbon and pink onigiri :)

Journal Mommy Yenny on 11:25 AM said...

@ Ktycat, thanks a lot for your information and your visit. I'll send it over to your gmail soon.

@ Lia Chen, nice to see many bento lovely creations :) thanks for your comment, dear

@ Sherimiya, thank you for your kind words!

@ Kelly, thanks a lot, Kelly

@ mommyof2girlz, many thanks, Steph :D

OhayoBento on 5:47 PM said...

Yay! So pretty! This is a great Think Pink bento! :)

Journal Mommy Yenny on 11:31 PM said...

@ Ohayobento, thanks dear for such a nice comment :)

nomad girl on 9:41 AM said...

he? si jojo gak bengong loe kasih pink juga?

Susan Yuen on 2:10 PM said...

Beautiful pink bento! :)

Journal Mommy Yenny on 4:23 PM said...

@ nomad girl, nope :-) he he he

@ Susan Yuen, thanks a lot, Susan


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