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Lunch Recipes

Ask JJ: How To Pack Healthy Lunches Your Kids Will Eat?

JJ Virgin, CNS, CHFS | Posted 08.19.2016 | Healthy Living
JJ Virgin, CNS, CHFS

One of the quickest ways you can upgrade your child's lunch is by making "lateral shifts." That means swapping out traditional, less nutritious lunchbox items for healthy goodies that taste better and give your kids an advantage with their focus and energy. My favorite lunchbox lateral shifts include:

A Healthy Vegan Falafel Bowl | Posted 06.07.2016 | Taste

By: Isabelle Steichen and Jenné Claiborne Next time you're in the mood for falafel, but want to avoid fried, fatty foods, try this incredibly delici...

7 Make-Ahead Salads for Lunch

Rachel Hollis | Posted 04.19.2016 | Taste
Rachel Hollis

One of the most important things I do on Sunday is Meal Prep for the whole family! It makes the week run smoothly and I never have to worry about ski...

Save Money, Stay Healthy With These Great Lunch Ideas

Rachel Hollis | Posted 01.25.2016 | Taste
Rachel Hollis

New year, new me! Am I right? If you've made healthy eating habits a part of your New Year's Resolution then you came to the right place. I've gathere...

Skinny Buffalo Ranch Tuna Salad

Nancy Fox | Posted 09.29.2016 | Taste
Nancy Fox

Make your tuna salad come alive with this fantastic buffalo ranch tuna salad! It has a bit of a kick but not too hot.

15 Ways To Make Quick, Healthy Summer Lunches

The Huffington Post | Julie R. Thomson | Posted 08.18.2015 | Taste

Lunch is one of those meals you often forget about until you're starving. And once that point of hunger desperation has been reached, the idea of maki...

5 Creative Ways To Upgrade Boring Sandwiches | Pam Masin | Posted 08.12.2015 | OWN


A Week's Worth Of Healthy Recipes For Breakfast, Lunch And Dinner

The Huffington Post | Julie R. Thomson | Posted 08.05.2015 | Taste

Eating healthy is a simple concept. Stick with lean meats, lots of fresh produce and refrain from eating too much sugar, and you've pretty much got it...

These Sandwiches Will Make Your Work Week Better

The Huffington Post | Julie R. Thomson | Posted 10.25.2014 | Taste

Lunch just got a whole lot better.

13 Hummus Sandwiches That'll Solve All Your Lunch Problems

The Huffington Post | Julie R. Thomson | Posted 10.09.2014 | Taste

Your work week just got easier.

These Mason Jar Salads Are Your New Go-To Lunch

The Huffington Post | Alison Spiegel | Posted 07.07.2014 | Taste

Your lunch break is looking a whole lot better.

8 Lunches To Make With Leftover Roast Chicken

Food52 | Posted 06.09.2014 | Taste

Roast chicken is an end unto itself -- but it's also a means to your next lunch.

4 Healthy Lunches For People Who Hate Salad

Posted 03.12.2015 | OWN

Since he was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, celebrity chef (and Oprah pal) Art Smith has lightened up his midday meals. Here, some of his favorite ma...

Slow Cooker Recipes: 20 Warming Soups For A Frosty Day

Organic | Posted 03.10.2014 | Taste

Try one of our 20 steamy soup slow cooker recipes to warm your belly on a frosty day.

Eat Like You Don't Have To Go To Work

Posted 08.29.2013 | Taste

The complicated, messy, pungent, must-be-eaten-right-now delights to make on your day off.

Back-to-School Lunch Ideas

Stacie Billis | Posted 10.23.2013 | Taste
Stacie Billis

Ditch the sandwich bread.

Best Of Both Worlds: Greek Salad Sandwich

Posted 03.28.2013 | Taste

Which other salads should we turn into sandwiches??

Salad Recipes For Healthy Eating

The Huffington Post | Julie R. Thomson | Posted 05.18.2015 | Taste

This is your survival guide when a fast food craving hits.

Recipe Of The Day: A Little Something For The Quinoa Lovers

Posted 09.13.2012 | Taste

Forget rice. Forget pasta. Forget all grains, really. When there's quinoa -- which is actually a seed -- nothing else compares. And even though quinoa...

Open-Faced Sandwiches: Because One Slice Is Better Than Two

Posted 11.11.2013 | Taste

The open-faced sandwich is a simple concept. It's pretty much just a normal sandwich that omits the top slice of bread. It's not groundbreaking. It's ...

7 Healthy Back-To-School Lunch Recipes For The Whole Family

Posted 08.22.2012 | Healthy Living

The back to school season is the perfect opportunity to make a new (school) year resolution to eating healthier away from home, whether that's in the ...

Tips For Freezing Meals: Never Eat Mushy Enchiladas Again

The Splendid Table | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste
The Splendid Table

Just remember three simple rules -- freeze cool, freeze fast and freeze airtight. This recipe is just about freezer proof and worth your time.

Skip Lunch Fight Hunger

Marcus Samuelsson | Posted 07.08.2012 | Home
Marcus Samuelsson

City Harvest, one of New York City's only food rescue organizations, is once again asking us to join their 10th annual Skip Lunch Fight Hunger campaign. By donating what you or I would normally spend on lunch, you can help City Harvest to provide children and their families with good, nutritious food.

Sandwich-Inspired Salads For Lunch

Kitchen Daily | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste

Turn to these quick ideas if you're sick of packing the same old sandwich every day for lunch, and especially if you're trying to cut back on carbs! Y...

5 Exotic Twists On Lunch

Kitchen Daily | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste

It's lunch time! That means it's time to call up your favorite takeout joint, right? Not so fast: instead of ordering from the Mexican or Chinese rest...