Buying Guide: The best meal prep containers to meet your healthy eating resolution

Meal preparation

It’s normal to indulge in sugary treats and rich meals over the holidays, but with that common change in diet at the end of the year, it’s no wonder so many people make a New Year’s resolution to eat healthier. Meal prep containers are the perfect way to plan and portion out your meals for the week so you’re not tempted by take-out after a long work day. Here are some of the best meal prep containers for a healthy 2020

1) Rubbermaid Pre-Portioned Meal Kit

This Rubbermaid meal prep container is perfect for those who are watching their portions for the first time, or who want a handy visual guide to healthy eating. The bento box style container is broken up into 4 separately sealed sections: protein, grains, vegetables, and fruits. It’s a great lunch box for adults, but it’s also an easy way to teach children the importance of a balanced diet and fitting in their 5 a day. It’s also microwave safe, dishwasher safe, freezer safe, and BPA-free.

Rubbermaid Portion Control Meal Prep Container available from Amazon

2) Freshware Meal Prep Containers

These simple meal prep containers from Freshware are about to save you a ton of time and money throughout the week. They come in a pack of 21 so you can prep for yourself or the whole family. Each container has three compartments that are perfect for storing healthy staples like veggies, fish, vegetables, yogurt, hummus, and rice. They’re also freezer, dishwasher, and microwave safe.

Freshware 21 Pack Meal Prep Containers available from Amazon

3) Prep Naturals Glass Containers

Want to skip the plastic? These strong glass meal prep containers have three portion controlled sections that are perfect for meal prep. The leak-proof smart locking lids will make this your favorite lunchbox. They’re also oven safe unlike the other containers on this list, so they’re great for storing family dinners. Pick a 3, 4, or 5 pack depending on your weekly needs.

Prep Naturals 3 Pack Glass Meal Prep Containers available from Amazon