Nothing against sandwiches per se, but if you pack one for lunch week in and out, palate fatigue can set in. The next time you're looking to mix things up, try one of these alternative brown-bag lunches — we've included recipes for everything from
These clean eating whole grains provide an ideal base for a variety of flavors, and are easily translated into meal-worthy salads, perfect for brown bag lunches, dinner parties, and more. Keep reading for more than 50 ideas.
Sub dairy to make it vegan--These recipes, ranging from a hearty soba noodle salad to a food-coma-free creamy broccoli soup (the secret: Greek yogurt), will solve your problem, and they're all vegetarian to boot.
Low-Fat Chicken Salad Buy a prepared chicken breast at your local grocery, or cook your own the night before. Shred or cube the chicken and add up to 2 tablespoons of light mayonnaise, some chopped celery, and salt and pepper to taste.