Have your New Year’s healthy eating resolutions hit a snag? If you feel like you are running out of quick, easy, and packable lunch ideas to carry with you to the office, then you are in luck.
Click here for the 11 Recipes That Are Perfect for Yan Adult Lunchbox slideshow.
From lean, protein-packed salads
to hearty and healthy ancient grains
, these recipes are as mouthwatering as they are nutritious. Pull out your mason jars
, Tupperware, and adult lunchboxes
because you won’t want to wait to start meal prepping these lunch ideas that are sure to make you the envy of the office.
Check out these five easy recipes from The Daily Meal —one for each day of the workweek — that beat spending hard-earned money on food from whatever greasy spoon is close by the office.
Asian Chicken Salad
Put your meal prep skills to the test with this recipe for a healthy chicken salad that fits beautifully, layered in your handy mason jar or Tupperware for carrying to work.
For the Asian Chicken Salad recipe, click here.
Chipotle-Style Steak Burrito Bowls
This healthy burrito bowl will give you the fast-food Chipotle fix you crave without the long lines and staggeringly high calorie count.
For the Chipotle-Style Steak Burrito Bowls recipe, click here.
Israeli Couscous Salad with Smoked Salmon and Creamy Pesto
Try switching up your usual rice with healthy couscous for a change. Plus, this smoked salmon and creamy pesto combination is deliciously hard to turn down.
For the Israeli Couscous Salad with Smoked Salmon and Creamy Pesto recipe, click here.
Greek-Style Orzo Salad
Load this cold pasta salad with lots of seasonal vegetables. Swap tomatoes for roasted winter squash if you prefer.
For the Greek-Style Orzo Salad recipe, click here.
Collard Lettuce Wraps
Sneak in some more healthy dark greens by swapping Iceberg lettuce for collard greens in this lettuce wrap. Add avocado, quinoa, and healthy sprouts and you have one filling and portable vegetarian lunch option.
For the Collard Lettuce Wraps recipe, click here.
Click here for more recipes for your adult lunchbox.
The accompanying slideshow is provided by The Daily Meal staff member, Milagros Cruz.
Angela Carlos is the Cook Editor at The Daily Meal. Find her on Twitter and tweet @angelaccarlos.