With back to school well in full swing, this week's gadget is the R2D2 Lunch Kit with sound by Thermos. It comes complete with blinking lights and fun sound effects. A button on the top turns the lights and sound effects on which run for about five seconds and then automatically shutoff. $18.99 at Amazon.
For adults, Dickie D recommends the Thermos Stainless KingVacuum Insulated Food Jar. Thermos says their vacuum insulation technology virtually eliminates temperature change within the food container by creating an airless space between two stainless steel walls. It keeps hot food items for 7 hours or cold items for 9 hours. Holds 16 ounces. It also comes with a stainless steal folding soup spoon! $27.99 at Amazon.