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Lunch Box Organizers

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Today's Technology Has Expanded to the Lunchbox of Today, Keep What's Cold, Cold.  What's Hot, Hot!

It's that time of year.  It's time for all the kids to go back to school.  Now you know that no kid out there wants to be caught with the old brown bag lunch.  Those days are gone.  No, lunchboxes are way cooler now and to keep them cool (or hot) they need to also have lunchbox organizers so that all the food can be kept separate and fresh as well as cool or hot.

No Squashed Bananas Today, Thanks to Lunch Box Organizers

The lunchbox for children is one of the most important status symbols that your kid can carry with them, so don't blow it!! Get that fresh fruit into the Tupperware and the chicken in one too and send them off to school with food you know will taste just as good as when you made it.  It's not that difficult.  There is of course ice for lunchboxes that you can choose to use to keep things cool and stop from getting too hot (especially if you are sending four with mayo).  This ice can be as simple as the packs you keep in the freezer to the thinner ice packs that you can actually slip between layers.

There are full lunchbox organizers with multi containers so that you can put three of four items separated inside the aluminum lunchbox.  For instance you can have your vegetable crudités in one with carrots and a sandwich in another as still some dessert in the third.  In most cases the lunchbox of choice will be insulated lunchboxes with strap.

This allows for easier carrying and takes care of the issue of keeping the food cool.  Although it might not be as cold as you want, you can pretty much send the food without any ice.  One of the more popular lunch boxes is the Stanley lunchbox cooler which tends to keep things cool as well.

The organization of the lunch box is important to make sure that things that have juices (like fruit) don't get all over the lunchbox or the other food.  There are many sizes of organizers as well as a variety of materials that they are made out of.  You can pick the sizes you want depending on what you are packing for the day.  The aluminum lunchbox tend to have a very big packing area for foods so you should not have a problem fitting everything into it.

Another lunch box idea is to use plastic bags for the food and cardboard for the separators.  This is a very cheap way to accomplish the same thing but it won't look nearly as cool.  It will work well though.  For most kids the lunch box of choice is still the insulated lunchboxes with strap.  The strap, in fact, tends to make it for them.

It really is helpful to keep foods separated and neat as well as away from each other so things don't get squashed.  It is not always easy to find what you are looking for but you will find a lot of options on grocery store shelves.  Plastic containers of all sizes and cost are available for you to choose from.  You can use these containers as the primary dividers for the lunchbox itself.  And since chances are they will get lost multiple times over the year it is probably the cheapest way to divide up all the food you are going to be sending.