Japanese people bring lunch in a box to school or work. The boxed lunch is called Bento. Some rice and 4-6 side dishes are packed in the box. Many mothers make it for thier kids and husbands, and they consider nutricion very much for thier loved ones for sure! Good thing to live in 21 century, there are lots of recipes for Bento and ideas of how to make thier food in the box look pretty.