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Banish boring breakfasts with this crazy cool bento box you can make yourself!
Japanese bento boxes are popping up everywhere these days. And why not? They’re a super fun way to tote a meal anywhere!
So we got to thinking: Isn’t it time the Japanese bento lunchbox got a breakfast makeover?
Plastic storage containers or bento-style lunchboxes work well. But it’s easy to make a box yourself, too. For our breakfast bento we used a Trix cereal box – a perfect fit for our breakfast theme (and super easy,too)!
Our breakfast bento is made by filling a cereal box with favorite breakfast picks in rainbowlicious colors — from Trix Cereal to wildly hued fruits.
Here’s how to make a Rainbow Breakfast Bento Box of your very own!
Step 1: Just cut the front of the box to make a cover that opens and closes, and line the bottom with waxed paper and napkins. Then add colorful bowls, paper liners and cookie cutters to make cute little food cubbies.
Find more fun breakfast ideas on Tablespoon’s Start Happy page.