Most miniature food serves to squelch unhealthy cravings, this is the opposite. If you're craving a salad, just look at your finger and go eat a cookie like a good girl.
Oh the patience it must take to create a whole bento tableau! Sure it LOOKS easy, but what about the little whiskers? And what is the nose made of? Also, how long does it take to make one bento anyway? Doesn't everything get warm and gross? Do you have to make it in a really cold room? Oof, too much work.