Easy to Prepare and Healthy Lunch Ideas to Pack to Work
By Sarah Alblowi
Admit it, we all secretly envy that co-worker who brings their own lunch. If you want to be as amazing and productive, you can with these delicious recipes that don’t require a microwave and won’t stink up your office! Prepare them the night before to help you stick to your goals.
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Chop chop, done! a healthy fresh meal.
Vegan-friendly, gluten-free by default, and packed in protein, falafels are really a meal prep life-saver. Shape them into different sizes for multi-purpose; vegan burgers, wraps, pita pockets, or bite-size snacks.
Hot tip: freeze your homemade falafels for quick last-minute meals! Switch up this classic by changing the batter or adding fancy dressings like a maple-tahini dressing.
Spring roll in a salad! Vibrant fresh flavors, mango, mint on crisp iceberg lettuce, that’s definitely better than take out!
In this freezing cold, this is all you need!
Perfect for Indomie junkies, it’s warm, filling and nutritious. I mean, what more could you need in this weather?
This one’s a twist on a classic! The carrots simply add sweetness that contrasts the spices. Trust me, the time spent in the kitchen is definitely worth it.
It’s filling, you can enjoy it chilled; perfect for work.
Two Italian favorites; pasta and Caesar salad in one! Caesar salads are good, but with pasta? Another level for sure!
Feta cheese and sun-dried tomato? Yum! Such light lunches help you cool off and add some picnic vibes to the office.
Vegan, but delicious! Chop any vegetables you have around with your desired choice of bread.
Perfect for meatless Mondays; no veggies included! Chickpeas, pineapples, and spinach, all tossed in creamy sauce, we’re here for it!