How to make schools lunches less of a landfill hazard -- (way to cut back on all of the trash!)
Frustrated by the quality of lunches at their kids’ schools, Tammy Pelstring and Amy Hemmert decided to create a fun and healthy alternative. All that mommy group brainstorming led to the Laptop Lunch Bento Box . This $22.99 kit is BPA-free and features bento-style compartments along with a stainless steel fork and spoon with easy-grip plastic handles. These savvy moms also threw in a handy “user’s guide” filled with strategies to stretch what’s in your pantry and reduce what’s thrown into a landfill. Check the site’s photo gallery for lunch-worthy goodies you probably never considered, like deviled eggs.