Healthy Back-To-School Lunch Ideas To Keep You Inspired This Fall!
With fall fast approaching it’s easy to feel overwhelmed as you scramble to get your post-summer act together! Long gone are those relaxing beach days and waiting just around the bend are jam-packed school days and work schedules. Whether you’re a full-time student yourself, a mommy with a brood, or just a hard-working gal who needs a little inspo, these back-to-school lunch recipes will be sure to get you an A+!
Ease into fall with these tasty (and simple) healthy lunch ideas to help you reach your fall goals inside the studio and in life!
Greek Salad Pita Pocket
RECIPE VIA: http://www.fitnessmagazine.com
For a lunch that tastes like a trip to the Mediterranean, this Greek Salad Pita Pocket is definitely the way to go! With a super simple 4-step-recipe, there’s no excuse to not partake in this savory meal on the reg! Our favorite part is that this totally satisfying and mouthwatering pita pocket comes in at less than 300 calories and 6 grams of fat.
Tex-Mex Quinoa Salad
RECIPE VIA: http://allrecipes.com
Never underestimate the power of Quinoa — especially when it tasted this good!
Naturally gluten-free and containing iron, B-vitamins, magnesium, phosphorus, potassium, calcium, vitamin E, and fiber, this is a powerful and delicious recipe you’ll come back to time-after-time. Missing a vessel? No prob! This versatile salad makes a perfect filling for tacos and burritos when you’re in a Tex-mex state of mind!
Creamy Avocado & White Bean Wrap
RECIPE VIA: http://www.eatingwell.com
Packed with flavor and protein, these creamy avocado & white bean wraps are just the thing to get you through busy days and keep you satisfied until dinner time! Boasting both rich flavor and a tangy crunch, you can adult this recipe up by adding spicy sriracha or a mid-day mama marg, or keep it kid friendly just the way it is!
Rainbow Vegetable Spring Rolls
RECIPE VIA: http://www.thekitchn.com
Colorful, jam packed, and fun to eat, these rainbow vegetable spring rolls are sure to be front and center in school (and work) lunches this fall. Add creamy avocado, a dash of rice vinegar, and a tasty dipping sauce, and you’re ready for action. Got a craving for some other veggies? The possibilities are literally endless with what you fill these tasty little morsels with, and with such a light lunch, you can have as many as you want!
Umami Quinoa & Almond Burger
RECIPE VIA: http://www.todaysparent.com
A twist on an old classic, this delicious and protein rich quinoa & almond burger lets you get that hearty burger fix sans the guilt. Gluten free? No sweat! Opt for a gluten free bun or use crunchy lettuce for a wrap! The best part? This burger is just mild enough for your little one, so it’s truly a lunch the whole family can enjoy!
What’s your healthy back-to-school go-to? Care to share? Comment below. We love hearing from you!