Category: Lunch Ideas

Chicken Burrito Bowls

  The words "healthy" and "Mexican food" are almost never used together in the same sentence, and for good reason. Mexican food is typically loaded down with processed carbs in the form of a giant tortilla and spoonfuls of white rice, ...

Healthy Chicken Caesar Wrap

  It's hard bringing your lunch to work every day--I get that. It's especially hard bringing a healthy lunch to work every day. Not only do you have to wake up earlier to make your lunch, but you have to plan ahead ...

Spaghetti Squash Casserole: Lentil Walnut & Spinach with Red Sauce!

  It's been a crazy past couple of weeks for me in OKC. I planted my first garden (isn't it gorgeous)! It's mostly tomatoes and a variety of peppers, but I'm growing strawberry, asparagus, and basil too. If you ever plan ...

Roasted Red Pepper Hummus Collard Green Wrap

The New Way to Get in Your Greens: Collard Green Wraps

Collard green wraps aren't brand new in the food world, but they are new in my personal repertoire. I'll be honest, I don't think I'd ever even eaten collard greens until I turned it into this wrap, but I'm so ...

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  Every now and then I find myself trying to spruce up an ordinary pantry staple, and this time it was a can of tomato soup. Despite my meal planning, I had some extra zucchini in the fridge. I decided to ...

Raw Fruit & Chia Jam: My Grown-up PB&J

  Every school day from 1st grade through graduation, I ate a peanut butter and jelly sandwich for lunch, and I couldn't get enough. I would spread on copious amounts of Peter Pan creamy peanut butter with just a little grape ...

Avocado Egg Salad

After my third day in a row this week of tuna salad, I needed a change to combat my taste fatigue. I settled on egg salad, because I love eggs  (hard-boiled or scrambled are my favorites), and I eat about ...