Easy Make-Ahead Lunch Recipes

Don't settle for another deli sandwich

Packing your lunch for work is a twofer: It's much easier to eat healthy if that's what you're going for, and unless you're packing filet in that Tupperware, it's a great way to save money. But don't fall prey to the idea that salad is your only option. There are plenty of other wholesome recipes that can keep you feeling full, feeling good and feeling rich(ish).

From sandwiches to stir-fries to bowls, here are 11 lunches you'll look forward to eating all week long.

① Quinoa Stuffed Peppers

② Vegan Eggplant BLT

③ Thai Chicken Quinoa Bowl

④ Salad in a Mason Jar

⑤ Chicken Noodle Soup

⑥ California Chicken, Veggie, Avocado and Rice Bowls

⑦ Shaved Root Vegetable Salad

⑧ Fried Rice with Pickled Carrots and Mustard Greens

⑨ Summer Rolls with Lime-Cured Shrimp and Peaches

⑩ Chicken & Vegetable Stir-Fry

⑪ Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Avocado