If you’ve resolved to take more lunches to work, you’ve likely resorted to salads and sandwiches most of the time. And that’s fine! But if we’re being honest, you can only take so many leafy greens and cold turkey sandwiches before you’ve fallen into a rut and begun dreading lunchtime instead of looking forward to […]
Bringing lunch to work is something we all have the best intentions of doing, but oftentimes time gets away from us in the mornings, and before we know it, we’re busting out our wallets in the Chipotle, sandwich, and salad lines again and again. The secret to maintaining a lunch packing routine is meal prep. […]
Even as someone who writes about food all day, I completely get that the struggle to cook at home is real. By the time I get home from a long day, I’m ready to put on sweatpants and satisfy my ravenous hunger immediately, which means I’m not about that elaborate-recipe life. I’ve definitely spent a […]
So you decided to make good life choices and pack a salad for lunch, and then you dig in and discover the worst: it’s soggy. Ugh. Thankfully, there’s an easy way to avoid that tragedy altogether when you pack your salad in a mason jar. The trendy jars aren’t just cute; they’re incredibly helpful for […]
Raise your hand if you’re sick of packing your lunch only to find yourself raiding your office’s chips and candy stash by three in the afternoon. These recipes, ranging from a hearty soba noodle salad to a food-coma-free creamy broccoli soup (the secret: Greek yogurt), will solve your problem, and they’re all vegetarian to boot.
Congratulations – you’ve finally learned how to prep a spaghetti squash! Now, what the heck do you make with it? Since no amount of staring will magically transform the “noodles” into actual carbs, you’re going to need to consult the flavor department to make this veggie as appealing as possible. As a self-proclaimed pasta addict, […]
Packing a to-go salad in a mason jar seems like a great idea – it’s an easy way to transport a vibrant, veggie-heavy meal without worries of dressing leaking into your bag – but if improperly assembled, it may end up underdressed, soggy, or less than fresh. Don’t let that happen to you! Instead, follow […]
Eating a salad without dressing is like eating an ice cream sundae without fudge or caramel – you just don’t do it! If your go-to dressing is store-bought or simple oil and vinegar, let these vinaigrette and creamy dressing recipes inspire you to upgrade your homemade salads.
Bringing your lunch to work for a week is a wonderful way to save money and fuel up on major flavor. These inviting dishes may inspire you to start packing a brown bag, even a few days out of the week. Take a look! – Additional reporting by Nicole Perry
Poke bowls, a traditional Hawaiian seafood dish, have recently become mainstream, and it’s easy to see why so many people love them. Not only are the vibrant bowls fun to look at, but they’re also incredibly flavorful, filling, and easy to make (much easier than rolling sushi!). These 22 recipes prove that there’s a poke […]