lunch recipes

  1. Healthy Recipes

    Simple Tofu in Saffron Broth

    Saffron is an invaluable spice in my kitchen. It adds its distinctive flavor and scent with just a pinch of red-orange threads,...
  2. Healthy Recipes

    Thai Broccoli Wrap

    I think it's deliciously cool how mixing a few savory ingredients with peanut butter can turn the usual PB&J spread into a...
  3. Healthy Recipes

    Peppery White Bean Soup

    When the snow falls, my craving for soup rises and I find myself in the kitchen pulling together whatever hodge-podge of ingredients...
  4. Healthy Recipes

    3 Protein-rich salad recipes for lunch

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    If your idea of a healthy salad is a handful of greens tossed with a nonfat dressing, no wonder you skip lunch or opt for...
  5. Healthy Recipes

    Lighten up with Miso Soup

    If your digestive system is in recovery from the Thanksgiving holiday, make a big batch of this miso soup to lighten up your diet...
  6. Healthy Recipes

    Vegan sandwich recipes for National Sandwich Day

    It's true: Today is National Sandwich Day. According to, November 3 is the birthday of John Montagu, an...
  7. Healthy Recipes

    Roasted Pepper Olive Tapenade Bruschetta

    Sandwiches for lunch every day can become unanticipated, making your midday meal a yawn. However, you can use the same basic...
  8. Cooking & Entertaining

    Real moms share: My go-to family lunch

    Every mom needs a go-to midday meal she can whip up in a hurry without worrying about complaints from the kids. When you need a...
  9. Healthy Recipes

    Sweet Potato Chowder

    Warm, filling, and healthy, this vegan chowder recipe is the perfect vegan lunch or dinner when you don't have much time to cook.
  10. Healthy Recipes

    Tofu 'Eggless' Sandwich

    Craving that egg salad sandwich you gave up when you adopted a vegan diet? Try this eggless sandwich made with tofu, onions, and...
  11. Healthy Recipes

    Red Potato Mini Pizzas

    Need a fast, fun lunch or dinner for your kiddo? Keep a few cooked red potatoes and cheese in your fridge and put these mini pizzas...
  12. School & Education

    Best sandwiches for whole-wheat bread

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    When you're trying to get more whole grains into your kids' diets, the key is providing tasty options they'll love. If your kids are...
  13. School & Education

    Lunchbox boredom busters

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    Are your kids suffering from lunchbox boredom? Symptoms include sour faces, food trading and extra uneaten food. As a busy mom, you...
  14. Healthy Recipes

    Spinach Salad with Beets and Walnuts

    Roast some red or golden beets and toss them into a salad for a colorful, healthy, satisfying vegan meal!
  15. Healthy Recipes

    Roasted Piquillo Pumpkin Seed Sandwich

    I love the convenience of storebought roasted peppers in a jar. My latest fave is the sweet and flavorful Napoleon Co. Roasted...
  16. Healthy Recipes

    Chilled Sesame Noodles

    Beat the summer heat with this cool sesame noodle dish. Noodles tossed with fresh veggies and San J's Tamari Sesame Salad Dressing...
  17. Healthy Recipes

    Fried Green Tomatoes

    My son is not one to wait for tomatoes to go from green to red, so fried green tomatoes quickly became a favorite vegan lunch for us.
  18. Healthy Recipes

    Black Eyed Pea Salad

    If you're the type of cook who'd rather combine ingredients to taste rather than follow exact quantities, you're going to love this...
  19. Healthy Recipes

    Quick kid-friendly picnic sandwiches

    If picnicking with the kids is part of your summer weekly agenda, try these easy kid-friendly vegan sandwich recipes so you can...
  20. Healthy Recipes

    Barley Veggie Salad

    Chilled grain salads can be served as a satisfying vegan side dish or light vegan meal. Barley, spinach, herbs, and veggies come...