Adorable Japenese Bento Boxes: UPDATED

The Japanese culture likes to make their lunches look adorable in little boxes. My cousin is very skilled in this art and I wanted to share these with you.

1. This is my cousin Kaori

She lives in Japan and makes amazing bento boxes for her kids :)

2. Her daughter Lindsay with her Bento

3. And her son Owen

Also with his bento ;)

4. Sometimes they are basic or based on shapes

7. Sometimes they look like animals

Like this adorable bear

10. But most of the time they are really cute characters!

like ELMO :)

Or Hello Kitty

Looney Toons

Mr. Potato Head

All of Yo Gabba Gabba

And my favorite…. MARIO!

18. You can even have holiday themed boxes.

I think it’s time for America to get a little more creative ;)

19. A couple of new cute characters

Angry Birds :)

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