Can mealtime be a quiet, Zen-like experience instead of a hair-pulling, food-lobbing, eardrum-blowing battle of wills? (Highly unlikely, but a mother can dream.) Made from maplewood, this sleek, portable cutlery set by designer Keisei Takemata offers some visual R&R amid the chaos, whether you’re dining in or out. The lid of the carrying case can even be used as plate or tray, which could come in handy for picky eaters who eschew the unfamiliar. Now repeat after us: There’s no place like om, there’s no place like om…

+ Co-Zen Maple Lacquer Cutlery Set $200

via Yanko Design