LIST: Back to school must haves

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It's back to school time so we try out some of the popular things kids will want they had back to class.

Wellslock storage containers

Price: Starting at $13.99 

Website: amazon.com
Make sure your kids' lunches make it to lunchtime thanks to Wellslock's high-quality, eco-friendly and innovative storage containers. Wellslock created the world's first single-latch storage container with a patented design that allows airtight sealing. It is also leak-proof, prevents moisture retention, minimizes food spoilage, earth-friendly, BPA-free and available in nine sizes. Wellslock storage containers are unbreakable, microwave safe, dishwasher safe and freezer safe! 

Drink in the Box

Price: Starts at $11.99

Website: amazon.com
It's the world's only reusable drink box. Will NOT squirt or leak, and helps to hydrate your kids without all the sugarand risk of mold, or impact to the environment of a disposable juice boxes.

  • It is a healthy, reusable drink box to replace disposable juice boxes
  • it's durable. Won't leak or squirt.
  • BPA/BPS and Phthalate Free
  • Comes in 8 & 12 ounce in Blue, Pink, Green and Purple

Snack in the Box

Price: $9.99

Website: amazon.com
Two separate chambers that each holds 6 ounces of your favorite dry snack. Using USA-made Tritan, the body lets you fill with 2 different types of snacks, and the Tritan pop-up lids let you easily pour out the
snack from each chamber individually. Snack in the Box keeps your snacks from being crushed or mushed, and works as quantity control so you don't eat more than you planned.
Product features and benefits include:

  • Two Tritan 6 ounce chambers and pop-up lids for easy pouring
  • Allows you to carry 2 different snacks safely
  • BPA and Phthalate Free
  • Colors: Blue, Pink, Green and Purple


Stylish, Stainless Steel Lunch Boxes from Vaya Tyffyn 

Price: $38.00

Website: amazon.com
Tyffyn is a revolutionary lunchbox that will ensure they enjoy their lunch at its freshest, and with several Tyffyn Kyds designs launching this year - including the unicorn design - lunch time is getting an upgrade this school year! Made from food-grade stainless steel, Vaya Tyffyn uses vacuum insulation technology to keep your food the way you pack it, warm or cold, for 5 hours. Tyffyn offers food-grade stainless steel, BPA free and FDA-approved leak-proof double-shot lids for each compartment and leak-proof partitions for (don't let your food touch!) variety in each meal. The optional bag mat is a stylish carrying case that helps maintain temperature and also doubles as a placemat. The Vaya Tyffyn is available via Amazon Prime or at VayaLife.com.


Highlights™ Big Fun Activity Books

Price: $12.99

Website: amazon.com 
They include over 250 pages of imaginative puzzling, humor, and whimsical illustrations that will engage children and help them to build confidence. Each book also features a rewarding certificate of completion at the end, in addition to simple tips to help parents guide their children through the activities in these workbooks.

  • Product Features and Benefits: 
  • Bright, full-page artwork draws kids into the activity
  • Combining puzzles with skill-building activities creates a richer, more fulfilling experience and encourages deeper thinking and learning 
  • Humor reduces learning anxiety and makes kids want to do the exercise
  • Preschool Activity Book focuses on ABCs, 123s, Counting, Shapes, Colors, Opposites, Matching, Patterns and more!
  • Kindergarten Activity Book focuses Sight Words, Writing, Reading, Numbers, Matching, Sorting, Patterns and more. 
  • Goes up to second grade
  • 250 pages of grade-appropriate exercises, along with our signature Hidden Pictures® puzzles and other fun activities that reinforce second-grade curriculum. 


Fenrici Backpacks

Price: $34.95

Website: amazon.com
Send your children back-to-school with a durable, top-quality backpack that gives back. Comfortable, roomy, and sturdy, Fenrici Backpacks offer schoolchildren an ideal backpack for carrying all of their necessities with ease. The backpacks include 3 large compartments with multiple interior pockets and a laptop sleeve to hold all the books, tablets, binders, etc. Designed with deep mesh side pockets with a strong elastic opening to keep a water bottle in place, and a well-padded back panel, wide mesh shoulder straps, and adjustable sternum strap to help reduce strain and keep your kid comfortable. Plus, reflector strips are placed on the front and back so your child is visible in the dark. 5% of proceeds is donated to non-profit Global Genes to fund the research and education for childhood rare diseases


Memo Board from Vista Frames 

Website:  vistaframes.com
Get your visual back-to-school organization game dialed in with this aesthetically pleasing and well thought out memo board. Framed in a gold wash wide bevel profile, this handy organizational tool is a beautiful addition to any environment. It's perfect for back-to-school too since it is a great way to keep track of all your kid's activities with a calendar at a glance. Its whiteboard format is divided into a calendar, notes, and a to-do section. Perhaps the greatest feature of all is that it's eco-friendly! All Vista Frames are made of recycled expanded Styrofoam, reducing the amount that ends up in landfills, and increasing the amount of beautiful wall decor!

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