Wednesday, 19 September 2012

Pirate Bento Hop and Giveaway

Ahoy, Mateys! It's "Talk Like A Pirate Day". I'm joining a pirate hop with my fellow bento bloggers and friends. This time, it's more exciting, because you get to collect map pieces and enter a giveaway to win attractive gift certificates which lets you purchase bento goodies. The map and details are at the end of the post. :)

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Jmama has kindly sponsored these Pirate picks last month and I've been keeping them since they are just perfect for my Pirate bentos today. Please check out Jmama for other such toppers and picks. :)

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Jmama also enclosed these pirate eye patches for the boys as well, thank you very much, the boys love them. :)

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Pirate lunch I made today, the boys are made from brown rice and nori. And the map is made from cheese and nori.

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They also had fried chicken, broccoli and strawberries for lunch.

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Sausage monkeys in barrels for their snack boxes. :)

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I packed sausage buns, fried chicken and grapes for them to bring to School. :)

Now, details on how to take get your URL to enter the giveaway. Every blog in the hop has a piece of the map to the bento booty treasure - a giveaway! As you go through the hop, collect the pieces and put them in the right order to find out where to enter! You'll probably need something to write with, because there are 39 blogs to visit, so 39 pieces to collect! 37 pieces will spell the URL, and 2 bonus pieces with words on them will get you 2 entries to win!


Copy down the letter and number on the map above.

Now go on to the next blog, collect the next letter and fill that in. You can click HERE to print the worksheet above.

Please click on the image above to go over to Biting the Hand that Feeds you and check out Ludicrous Mama's awesome Pirate bento. And just keep going from there till you collect all the 39 map pieces. Good luck in the Giveaway! :)

76 comments:

  1. You pirates are so awesome!

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  2. I just wanna squish those little rice cheeks! So cute!

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  3. I Love it! I always love the details you put into every bento Ming! Amazing job!

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  4. I super love your lunches! But this is beyong cuteness! :)

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  5. So creative! I love all of the details. I don't know if I could bring myself to eat this amazing lunch!

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    1. Tk u so much, Keitha. Lol, Gd thing I'm not the one eating these. :)

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  6. You always completely blow me away. I love your style!

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  7. I wish I could do that with rice! Rice terrifies me!!!

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    1. Lol, rice is staple for us. It's easier to handle than ur awesome cheese drawings. :)

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  8. Are you kidding me!? This is SO fabulous! The monkeys... the adorable little pirates. I agree with Melissa, you ALWAYS blow me away. SO great!!!

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  9. wonderful job, as usual! I absolutely love the sausage monkeys!

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  10. These are INSANE! Such fabulous work.. I want to bite their little heads off.. in a good way!

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  11. These are truly very well made! Captures the essence of bentou very well!

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  12. Your lunches are amazing! I easpecially love the Hotdog Monkeys!

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  13. Absolutely love the pirate boy!! So cute & cheeky! & the monkey in barrel~ my boy has that toy! :D you are truly creative! Oh~ and i've found my way through the map! Yayy!

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    1. Yay!! Congrats, hope u win! Wish I can join too. :)

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  14. The tiny maps kill me! I love it! Arr!

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  15. Wow! Everything is great. Love the monkey pirates and the maps t he best

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  16. OMG! Your lunches are INCREDIBLE! I want to jump right into my monitor and eat it all up! Those little pirate dudes are SO stinkin' cute!!

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  17. Super cute lunch Ming and I also like the cute picks!:)

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  18. Oh my goodness! What a cute lunch!!

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  19. This is such a clever lunch, Ming! So jealous of those skills :) You are a wonderful bento-mama.

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  20. WOW!!! Ye lunches be very pleasin' to the eye! Ye pirates be incredible!!!

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  21. Oh wow REAL bentos! And, they are real cute! I love the mini maps!

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  22. I love what everyone has done today!!!, but I have to admitt, I was super excited to get to your post... and of course, it's full of AWESOME PERFECTION!!! You're so my favorite Ming!!

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    1. Awwww, Tk u! Good luck in the giveaway! :)

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  23. I love all the details! Your pirates are awesome!

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  24. Outstanding, as usual, your food looks too good to eat!

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  25. One of my favorites - great job, SO creative!

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  26. your rice pirates are truly amazing!

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  27. U are so goooooooood!

    Love the map especially, thought u used the food marker, but u did it even better with real nori... Thumbs up!!!

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  28. I've just finish my visit to all the blogs and it was really fun, now I know a lot of bento blogs ^^

    I love your pirate bento, maps are awesome and I like the smiley face of the little pirates.

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    1. Tk u Mayumi, glad u hv fun n discovered new blogs along the way. Good luck in the giveaway! :)

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  29. Amazing! Just amazing! Too many details! My brain is exploding!

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  30. your pirate boys are absolutely adorable!!

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