10 Products That’ll Make Your Desk Lunch SO Much Better
These handy items will make you wonder why you ever went out to eat for lunch.
There’s no denying how appealing eating out for lunch can be. But doing so regularly can be quite the strain on your wallet. Make your desk lunch more appealing (and your co-workers jealous) with these products designed with the sole purpose of making your midday meal way better!
When it comes to bringing a scrumptious soup to work, we all have the same fears. Will it leak? Is it microwave-safe? Well, this 20-ounce crock-pot food warmer ($20) takes care of all those concerns. With a spill proof lid and a removable inner bowl, it’ll take your next-day-soup to the next level. Bonus: no waiting in line for the microwave.
Never use plastic flatware again. This stainless steel flatware set ($15) is not only durable (perfect for cutting through these chicken breasts), but is also stylish with its mirrored surface. And with a lifetime guarantee, you’ll never have to worry about quality or longevity.
This stylish bento box ($26) comes with two stacking compartments that can be used together or separately. The minimalist black and wood design is like a traditional Japanese lunchbox and comes with a set of reusable utensils. The silicone-lined lids will keep your food hot and sealed.
Why keep buying disposable sandwich and snack bags when these reusable bags ($17) are an option? Not only will it save you money in the long run, but it’s environmentally friendly. This set comes with five sizes that nest inside each other and lay flat to save precious space. Psst! Check out these quick snack recipes, perfect for packing.
Everything is cuter when it’s miniature, and these mini condiments ($18) are no exception. The set comes with four bottles each of ketchup, Dijon mustard, and mayonnaise—great for packing some extra flavor into your meal! Can’t get enough? Check out our best homemade condiment recipes.
Clear away that keyboard! These heat-resistant placemats ($7) will protect your desk from heat damage, spills and general messes. Their non-slip texture will make sure there are no catastrophic coffee incidents near your computer.
This electric lunch box ($37) comes in the bento box style and is available in four different colors. The compartments separate your food and are easy to clean. Just plug it in 30-45 minutes before you’re ready to eat and you’ll be all set for a delicious meal at your desk! Bring these quick and easy recipes to work this week.
Nobody likes a sweaty water bottle, which is why this double-walled water bottle ($10) is perfect to take with your for lunch. It’ll keep your cold drinks chilled for up to 9 hours and your hot drinks warm and toasty for up to 19 hours!
Your lunch will stay fresh in these airtight stackable tins ($28). BPA and Toxic-free, you can rest assured this three-tiered system will not release any chemicals into your food.
Whether it’s used to store your stew or chili, one thing is for sure: your home-cooked recipe not going anywhere but in your belly. This double walled and vacuum insulated thermos ($11) will keep your food hot or cold for hours, and it’s wide-mouthed design make it easy to eat directly from it if you forgot your silverware.
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