December 2011 bentos ~ first week through the 8th

3 Jan

My daughter’s new favorite are blackberries.  She enjoys them immensely – so I try to include them whenever I can pick them up.

Boiled egg, pressed into teddy bear

Baked chicken leg with salt, pepper, thyme, oregano and soy sauce, de-boned

Carrot sticks

Steamed multi-grain rice, with black sesame seeds

Blackberries

Baked turkey meatballs with ground turkey, grated ginger, minced onions, minced carrots, black sesame seeds, mixed well by hand, and baked at 325 degrees until browned and done throughout.   The meatballs accompanied by beet greens, sautéed with a little olive oil, and dressed with a drop of soy sauce and lemon juice.

Steamed multi-grain rice, with black sesame seeds sprinkled on top

Carrot sticks

Blackberries

Ground turkey mabo-dofu this version including chopped watercress, served over multi-grain rice

Roasted beets in heart shapes

Blackberries

Carrot sticks

Baked turkey meatballs

Cucumber slices and carrot sticks

Blanched broccoli

Roasted beets in heart shapes

Multi-grain onigiri with yukari seasoning, wrapped in nori

Baked turkey meatballs

Left over vegetable lo mein – I cheated today….

Blackberries

Blanched broccoli

Turkey tacos – Bearitos taco shell

Trader Joe’s salsa (well draine) and grated four cheese

Chopped romaine lettuce

Ground turkey, with seasoning – I used Simply Organic Southwest Taco packet, which my kids and husband enjoy.

Friday continues to be, pizza day!

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