Lunch

A compilation of all the recipes I’ve posted over the years that make great lunches. Of course, you can make them for dinner too. But these are the recipes I usually enjoy in the middle of the day. They’re perfect for after work and many of them are portable, make-ahead meals you can bring to the office with you! If you’re getting bored of your daily lunch, this is your chance to find an exciting new recipe to try. Plenty of these recipes are super quick and easy to make. Many of them will feed your whole family, too! Your new favorite lunch is around the corner.

Browse Recipes

Enjoy this Italian Turkey Meatball Sheet Pan Dinner with the most tender turkey meatballs made from scratch and seasoned vegetables for an easy meal.

Italian Turkey Meatball Sheet Pan Dinner

Ahi Tuna Poke Rice Stack

Ahi Tuna Poke Stacks

Naval Orange Salad with Avocado

Navel Orange Salad with Avocado

Asparagus Tartlet

Asparagus and Feta Tartlet with Phyllo Crust

Spring Pea and Fresh Herbs Soup in bowls.

Spring Pea Soup with Fresh Herbs

Spicy Crunchy Tuna Tartare

Spicy Crunchy Tuna Tartare

One Pot Chicken and Artichoke Cavatappi

One-Pot Chicken and Artichoke Cavatappi

egg with runny yolk and spinach.

Spanakopita Baked Eggs

This creamy and delicious Cacio e Pepe Frittata is a fun twist on the Italian classic pasta dish. A protein- packed breakfast, lunch or dinner made with roasted cauliflower, Greek yogurt, eggs, and Parmesan served with a dollop of lemony yogurt and arugula salad.

Cacio e Pepe Frittata with Cauliflower and Lemony Yogurt

Hearts of Palm Noodle Peanut Stir Fry

Hearts of Palm Noodle Peanut Stir Fry

pork chops and pears

Pork Chops and Pears with Spicy Mustard Greens

Lobster Jalapeno Empanadas

Air Fryer Lobster Jalapeño Empanadas

This beautiful heart-healthy salad makes salmon filets a focal point nestled atop the colorful salad with many textures.

Salmon Salad with Beets, Arugula, Pistachios and Pomegranates

Beef Negimaki Stir Fry with Green Beans

Beef Negimaki Stir Fry

Buffalo Chickpea Salad

Buffalo Chickpea Salad

One-Pot Spaghetti Puttanesca

One-Pot Spaghetti Puttanesca

This protein-packed Cottage Cheese Egg Bake with spinach and chicken sausage is filling and delicious. Enjoy for breakfast, lunch, or dinner with a salad and some crusty bread.

Cottage Cheese Egg and Sausage Frittata

Peanut-Braised Chicken Breasts over rice

Peanut-Braised Chicken Breasts

Instant Pot Braised Beef

Instant Pot Braised Beef

low carb Shrimp Dumpling Lettuce Wraps

Shrimp Dumpling Lettuce Wraps or Rice Bowls

Baby Greens with Goats Cheese, Beets and Candied Pecans

Baby Greens with Goat Cheese, Beets and Candied Pecans

High Protein Oat Rolls

High Protein Bread (Oat Sandwich Rolls)

Salmon Coconut Curry with chickpeas

Salmon Coconut Curry with Spinach and Chickpeas

Stuffed Chicken Breast

Spinach Stuffed Chicken Breasts with Tomato and Feta

Sheet Pan Shrimp Oreganata

Sheet Pan Shrimp Oreganata

Lentil Soup with Butternut and Kale

Lentil Soup with Butternut and Kale

Chicken Brown Rice Bowl

Chicken Brown Rice Bowl (copycat Zinque’s Le Bowl)

Slow Cooker Butternut Pear Soup

Slow Cooker Butternut Pear Soup

Chicken Parmesan Rolls

Chicken Parmesan Rolls

Turkey Pot Pie with Stuffing Crust

Turkey Pot Pie with Stuffing Crust