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Bento themed stationery, and free classified ads

Adorable bento-themed stationery. And did you know you can advertise your bento-related Etsy (or Zazzle, Artfire, etc.) store for free? continue reading...

A quick note for email subscribers

Just a few notes for people who are subscribed to this site by email (everyone else, just move along): continue reading...

  • The email is automatically sent out to you via the Feedburner service.
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Maki's Bento Links

I've just added a Bento links feature to the site. You can see it in the left sidebar. My thinking is that this is better than a blogroll, which can go stale; instead I'd like to bring you freshly cooked bento related links of interest that I've found around the web. Here's the RSS feed link. I'm using delicious to manage this, so you could just follow my bento tag there if you're a delicious user. (And if you have something you think I should link to, just send it to me there or Twitter me.) continue reading...

Guest Post Articles

Periodically we feature articles by guest authors. Here is the list of all guest posts.

If you’re interested in writing a guest post for Just Bento, please read this page first, then contact us. (Note that we aren’t looking for posters for March anymore, but the requirements still apply.) continue reading...

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Bento Challenge Week 5: My Report

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My thoughts on the fifth and final week of the Get Started Bento Challenge. continue reading...

Bento archive list (3)

A list of bentos from no. 61 onwards featured so far on Just Bento. continue reading...

Get Started Bento Challenge: Week 4

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Welcome to Week 4 of the 5 week Getting Started Bento Challenge! This week’s focus is: Making bentos for others. continue reading...

Bento Challenge Week 3: My Report

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My Challenge Week 3 in a nutshell: Did pretty well, but exercise remains an issue. Spring couldn't come fast enough for me! continue reading...