Juice boxes may be an easy addition to a school lunch, but environmentally friendly they are not. But this reusable juice box, which is both BPA and phthalate-free, leaves a gentler eco footprint. The durable design has a lockable latch and leak-proof silicone seal so kids can still have their lunchbox beverage without spillage. Available […]
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Northbrook-based Deco-Plate.com combines playful designs with a new plastic resin technology that is microwave, dishwasher and oven safe, BPA-free and made in the USA. (The design is also free of formaldehyde, which is used in melamine.) The plates are substantial rather than flimsy, and very break-resistant, a theory that both my sons put to the test. But beyond […]
What little boy wouldn’t love this lunchbox car? Just remove the orange elastic band and place the lunchtime treats inside. Available for $18 at A+R Store.
Two perennial kiddie favorites—pb & j and cake—are together at last. The Cakewich pan allows intrepid bakers to make tasty treats in the shape of sandwiches. Find it for $24 at Lincoln Square’s Urban General Store (4732 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago, 773-334-8626).