Good morning. Looking for the ultimate Lunch Box to take to work. THE ULTIMATE
Hey guys good morning I will be starting some part-time work soon and it is imperative that I keep up with my eating plan (i am on a weight-gain diet) so I am researching lunch boxes. I am looking for that ULTIMATE lunch box, one where I could cook up some pasta and a salad, throw it in there and 4-8 hours later pull out a warm pasta and cold salad.
Ideally it wouldn't have "set" storage containers, as I find those extremely too small for my liking. For example I would be throwing in 1/2lb. of pasta at least, a huge huge portion of salad, and some extra appetizers, and desert. I would also need something where I could pour say a 1qt amount of soymilk into and have this stay cold, or simply use the tetrapak the soymilk originally came in and have this still be cold. .
I would rather this be way too big and huge then too small.
I have done my research however I find it difficult because most have like I said set portions for people trying to lose weight and nothing is big enough!
Hoping to hear back from you guys I will be needing this soon, I really appreciate it :) Have a good weekend
I've never run across anything that keeps cold things cold and hot things hot at the same time. Looking forward to seeing what others come up with.
Here are a couple of nice ones:
However, I think you are going to have to use multiple items for keeping things hot and cold. Thermos makes some nice small, medium and large containers that keep things hot for a long time. Good luck.
How about buying a collapsible cooler and filling it wih your own containers?
You might need two - one for hot and one for cold. Or just zap the hot stuff in the microwave if you can/want.
Alternative - if you can. Buy a mini fridge and leave it at work by your desk/in your office. That is for your cold stuff and then get a cooler for your hot stuff.
wow just wanted to say thank you guys so much I will look into all of these suggestions and post my thoughts a bit later :) thank you so much for the help :) have a good one then :)