Friday Fun: The Best Adult Lunch Boxes to Satisfy Your Inner Kid
Remember the days where carrying lunch boxes to school were as common as Tamagotchi toys at recess? Lunch boxes kept food fresh and were a fun way to show off your personality as a kid. Yep, we’re talking about that graphic Superman plastic case and pink Barbie lunch box which you loved so much. And guess what? Just because you may no longer be in grade school, it doesn’t mean you need to give up bringing a lunch box! You’ll definitely save time (no more worrying about what to eat for lunch) and money (dinner leftovers make the best next-day lunch!) if you can bring your own food to work. If you are bringing the goods, make sure you mark your lunch with some personality. Here are the best adult lunch boxes to satisfy your inner kid!
Lego Brick Lunch Box
The possibilities are endless when you’re playing with Legos! Legos
were are a classic childhood toy– and don’t worry, they aren’t going away anytime soon. Bring out your playful personality by sporting this life-size Lego Brick lunch box! This lunch box is food and dishwasher safe, BPA-free, and comes in wonderfully bright colors. Just don’t be surprise if you end up being more distracted by building blocks than eating.
Collapsible Eco Lunch Box
Made from a sleek silicone texture, this new-age lunch box is easily collapsible for storage once you finish eating your meal. It is also super eco-friendly, BPA-free, and FDA compliant. There are three inner compartments and sections on the lid to hold your lunch.
PlanetBox Lunch Box
Taking cue from traditional polystyrene foam school lunch trays (which by the way, is terrible for the environment as they take hundreds of years to decompose), PlanetBox has reinvented the institutional rectangular lunch tray into his eco-friendly counterpart. The PlantBox lunch box is manufactured from stainless steel, dishwasher safe, and customizable (you can choose the lunch box compartment style that works best for you AND decorate it with cool magnets)!
“I am a To Go Box” Lunch Box
Can’t seem to part with your paper lunch Take-Out containers? No problem– upgrade to it’s eco-friendly twin and skip that guilty feeling. The “I am a To Go Box” is made from smooth silicone, reusable, dishwasher and microwave safe! It comes with a convenient black handle to bring your leftovers anywhere and everywhere you go.
Black + Bum Thermo Pot
Drink your soup and enjoy your salad in this ultra sophisticated lunch pot! This stainless steel thermo pot has the ability to carry hot foods for up to 6 hours. It features a simple silicone cork lid which you can twist off to enjoy your meal and a magnetic spoon which attaches easily to the side of the pot.
BYO Express Lunch Bag
Yes, the “BYO” stands for “Bring Your Own” here. Even if you are unable to bring lunch to work everyday, having it once in a while is great and switches things up (hello healthy eats, bye-bye food cart lunch). Bring food to work in style with this soft neoprene bag, which can stretch to fit a variety of meal containers. Bonus– this bag can keep your food cool/warm for 2-3 hours, depending on outside temperatures.
Compleat Food Skin
Having one of the most creative names yet (see what they did there?), the Compleat Food Skin offers a unique solution to holding your sandwich lunch. The food skin is flat container with a high elastic silicone skin as a cover. Simply place your sandwich into the tray and pull the cover over to properly hold your sandwich in place. Once you’re done eating, all you would need to do is rinse and store it away for the next day!
See, we told you lunch boxes aren’t going away anytime soon! What were some of your favorite lunch boxes? Let us know by leaving a comment below! (For extra points, tell us what lunch boxes you were ROCKING as a kid! 😉)