These Cute Lunch Boxes Will Make It Way Easier To Keep Your New Year’s Resolution To Pack Your Lunches

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We get it — making your own lunch every day doesn’t always sound appealing. It’s much easier to run to Panera or Chick-fil-A and grab something to go. Not to mention the trouble of finding a lunchbox that doesn’t make you feel like you’re in school again. 

Thankfully, we know that pain all too well and today, we’re solving all of your problems! From bento boxes to picnic lunch boxes, your New Year’s resolution to pack your lunches will be the best decision you’ve ever made, we promise.arrow

Lunch Boxes:

Rifle Paper Co. x Corkcicle Lunch Box

Rifle Paper and Corkcicle? Yes, please! The collab between these brands makes this lunchbox crazy cute AND functional – you know Corkcicle’s insulation is going to hold up! The light, playful color palette makes this box the perfect accessory to turn your gray skies blue.cute lunch boxes

SHOP – $60

Kate Spade Deco Dot Lunch Tote

This adorable lunch box is the perfect thing to bring to work with you all year long. The deco dots paired with the gold accents offer a stylish take on the childhood classic lunch box.deco dot lunch tote

SHOP – $30

Barbour Tartan Lunch Bag

Is it just me, or does this feel like a lunch box that Cher Horowitz would totally tote around? This Tartan lunch bag is stylish and chic, providing you with the perfect lunch companion that will make all your coworkers jealous.Cute Lunch boxes

SHOP – $50

Calpak Insulated Lunch Bag

Tie your lunch up in a bow with this adorable insulated lunch bag. The muted color evokes a classy feel that makes it look more like a handbag than a lunch box. This lunch bag will leave you wondering if you can use it as a tote!
Insulated lunch bag

SHOP – $42

Kate Spade New York Insulated Lunch

Classic, trendy, and stylish – this lunch box is a work of art and you can’t tell us otherwise! The rainbow plaid reminds us of days gone by, but the updated, vibrant colors that decorate the outside of the box are nothing but modern.Cute Lunch boxes

SHOP – $33

Lunch Containers:

Porter Reusable Portable Lidded Bowl

Who said lunch containers had to be boring? Bring everything from salads to grains with you in this reusable lidded bowl! It’s BPA-free and even has a secure silicone strap to offer your food extra protection.
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SHOP – $20

Bentgo Classic Stackable Bento Box

Classic and trustworthy, these bento boxes are wonderful for any meal-prepped goodness you’ve prepared and they’ll keep all of your food safe and sound! You can choose between eight beautiful colors and make these bento boxes your own! All the boxes come with a sealing strap and are made with food-grade eco-friendly materials.Bentgo Classic

SHOP – $14.99

Porzzu Bento Lunch Box

This little lunch box is perfect for the one who’s always on the go! It has everything in it, from sections to separate your food to portable utensils. It comes in beige, pink, and green, so sport your style however you want!

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SHOP – $17.99

Porter Lunch On The Go Bundle

This really is a grown-up lunch set. The beautiful cream color makes these to-go containers look upgraded and fancy (even if you’re just putting a sandwich in the bowl). The ceramic bowl comes with a protective silicone wrap to keep all your contents safe. The bottle is lightweight and sophisticated, made out of Borosilicate glass and wrapped in matte silicone. And the stainless steel silverware (and their case) are the perfect details to make lunch easy and classy!

Porter lunch on the go bundle

SHOP – $90

Rose Arbor Food Container

We love this little food container that’s perfect for storing your sides in your lunch box! The container is BPA and BPS-free and is vacuum-insulated, so your food will come out as fresh as when you made it this morning!Cute lunch boxes

SHOP – $19.99

Bento Bite Dual Container

This bento box container is adorable and perfect for a quick organized lunch. The box is eco-friendly and sustainable, and the green peppermint color gives it a cheery feel as well. The box is dishwasher- and microwave-safe, so there’s no need to worry about clean-up. It also boasts sustainability because the container is made from 100% recycled PET bottles!

bento bite dual container

SHOP – $39.99

Meal Prep Ideas

Caprese Chicken Salad Meal Prep Bowls

Thank you Sweet Peas and Saffron for the recipe!Cute lunch boxes


  • ¾ cup quinoa (uncooked)

  • 1 Tbsp olive oil 

  • 1 Tbsp balsamic vinegar 

  • 1 lb boneless skinless chicken breasts 

  • Salt and pepper

  • 3 cups cherry tomatoes (halved)

  • 1 bunch basil 

  • 1 cup baby mozzarella

Balsamic Vinaigrette:

  • 3 Tbsp olive oil 

  • 3 Tbsp balsamic vinegar

  • 1 Tbsp maple syrup 

  • ¼ tsp dijon 

  • Salt and pepper


1. Cook the quinoa according to package directions and allow it to cool. 

2. Heat the oven to 425°F and toss 1 lb boneless skinless chicken breast with 1 tablespoon of olive oil, and 1 tablespoon of balsamic vinegar. Transfer the chicken to the baking dish and season with salt and pepper. Bake for 25 minutes. Once the chicken has rested for at least 10 minutes, slice it against the grain. 

3. In a salad dressing shaker or a mason jar, combine the olive oil, balsamic vinegar, maple syrup, dijon, salt, and pepper. Portion the dressing out into condiment containers. 

4. In four meal prep containers, divide the cooled quinoa, chicken, cherry tomatoes, mozzarella balls, and basil leaves. Store the containers in the fridge for up to four days.

No-Cook Taco Salad Bento Box

Thank you Sweet Peas and Saffron for the recipe!no cook taco salad bento box


  • 1 cup black beans 

  • 1 cup corn kernels 

  • 3 cups romaine lettuce

  • ½ cup shredded cheese

  • ½ cup dressing of choice 

  • Tortilla chips 

Pico De Gallo:

  • 4 Roma tomatoes (chopped)

  • 1 jalapeño pepper (seeds removed and finely chopped)

  • 2 Tbsp red onion (finely chopped)

  • ⅛ tsp salt 

  • 1 tsp lime juice


1. Divide the ingredients into four storage containers. Use a condiment container to keep the dressing separate until just prior to serving. 

2. Stir the pico de gallo ingredients together and add them to the bento box container. 

3. Store the lunch in the fridge for up to four days. 

Spicy Thai Salad Panera Recipe

Thank you Savory with Soul for the recipe!cute lunch boxes


  • 1 Tbsp oil 

  • ½ cup carrots (chopped)

  • ½ cup bell pepper (chopped)

  • ½ cup edamame 

  • 1 large chicken breast (sliced or chopped)

  • 6 cups lettuce 

  • ¼ cup almonds (slivered)

  • ¼ cup cilantro (fresh and chopped)


1. Preheat a heavy skillet on medium heat. Add the oil, chicken, salt, and black pepper. Cook until the juices run clear and the meat is done. 

2. While the chicken is cooking, prepare your carrots, bell pepper, lettuce, and cilantro. 

3. Once the chicken is done, add the carrots, bell pepper, and edamame to cook for 10 minutes, stirring often. 

4. Prepare the dressing by adding all the dressing ingredients to a small bowl and mixing it with a whisk. 

5. In a large bowl, add the chopped lettuce, almonds, and cilantro to combine. Once the chicken and vegetables are done, remove them from the heat and let them cool for 5-10 minutes before adding them to the salad. 

6. Store in containers and keep the dressing separate until you serve it.


Now you can always arrive at work in style! Which lunchbox was your favorite? Let us know in the comments below!

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