Ah, the brown bag lunch. It's a reminder of a simpler time. It's also a reminder of when lunch got warm and soggy as it sat all morning in your cubby. Yuck. Today, there are plenty of fun container options that keep food cold and safe from bacteria -- and make healthy lunches impossible to resist.
- Gerber Bunch-a-Bowls & Lids
- Tupperware Snack Cup Set, Apple Fruit Locker, and Divided Feeding Dish
- Rubbermaid Servin' Saver Juice Box
Originally published in American Baby magazine, August 2004.
Liz Weiss, RD, and Janice Newell Bissex, RD are authors of The Moms' Guide to Meal Makeovers (Broadway Books, 2004).
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