Lunch Recipes - Brown Bag Lunch Ideas, Healthy Lunch Ideas and More
Banana Nut Bread
This banana bread is a great addition to a kids' lunch box. Cakey and sweet, kids love this banana bread.
Grilled Cheese - Grilled Cheese Sandwich Recipe - How to Make Grilled Cheese
This is a basic grilled cheese sandwich recipe using sourdough bread and cheddar cheese. Although you can make grilled cheese in a sandwich maker, toaster or stove-top pan, this is one of the easiest ways to learn how to make grilled cheese.
Beef Wrap Sandwiches
These beef wrap sandwiches are one of those tortilla wrap recipes you can eat hot or cold. These sandwich wraps are made with beef, rice, teriyaki sauce and an Asian slaw. Use deli roast beef, leftover pot roast or steak or frozen cooked beef for these wraps.
Macaroni and Cheese with a Hidden Vegetable
A hidden vegetable in the cheese sauce makes this macaroni and cheese extra nutritious.
Carrots and Peanut Butter
Carrot sticks are topped with creamy peanut butter in this easy and healthy lunch recipes the kids will love!
Chicken Panini Sandwich Recipe
This chicken panini sandwich recipe is made with grilled chicken, pesto and Italian cheese. Some chicken panini recipes use Italian bread, but I like sourdough for this chicken panini sandwich recipe.
Chocolate Cherry Peanut Butter for Homemade Gourmet Peanut Butter and Jelly
Peanut butter and jelly will never be the same with this homemade gourmet peanut butter recipe. Chocolate and peanuts are pureed together, then dried cherries are stirred in. Spread this peanut butter on a sandwich and top with fresh strawberry slices.
Chinese Chicken Salad Recipe
This Chinese chicken salad recipe includes rotisserie chicken breast, mandarin oranges, chow mein noodles and slivered almonds. If you're in a hurry, you can use a store-bought Asian salad dressing for this Chinese chicken salad recipe.
Chicken Cordon Bleu Sandwiches
These chicken cordon bleu sandwiches are served open-faced. All of the flavors of chicken cordon bleu - chicken, ham and cheese - are included in this tasty recipe.
Best Grilled Cheese Sandwich Recipe Ever
This grilled cheese sandwich recipe has a crusty cheese exterior and a soft gooey interior. The secret to this recipe is using an indoor contact grill, such as a George Foreman grill.
Macaroni and Cheese
There is nothing like homemade macaroni and cheese to warm the soul and soothe the stomach. The best part about this recipe is you can make it advance and heat it up for lunch.
Spinach Quiche Recipe
This spinach quiche recipe makes a wholesome lunch that can be eaten hot, warm or cold. Make this spinach quiche for dinner and enjoy the leftovers for lunch the next day.
Spaghetti and Meatball Sandwich Recipe
Leftover spaghetti and meatballs are put to delicious use in this tasty spaghetti and meatball sandwich recipe.
Lunch Ideas for Kids
These lunch ideas creative ways to spice up kids' school lunches. Choose from sandwiches, wraps, salads and more.
Fresh Vegetable Rollups
These vegetable rollups take the boredom out of kids school lunches. This combination of vegetables is a great one, but feel free to use your own favorite vegetables in these rollups.
Looking for creative school lunch ideas? Want to step outside the sandwich zone for something new, different and tasty enough to appeal to even the pickiest eaters? Read on! These 10 easy lunch recipes are so delish, they wouldn't dare trade them!
This penne pasta salad makes a terrific kids lunch recipe because you can make it in advance and just take it out of the fridge when you're ready to pack their lunches. This apricot pasta salad is made with whole wheat penne, fresh apricots, pecans and feta cheese.
This turkey wraps recipe is one of those great sandwich wraps that's as perfect for lunch as it is for a hearty snack or a quick dinner. These turkey sandwich wraps are made with turkey breast, pepper jack cheese, bacon and apricot jam. These turkey apricot jam sandwich wraps combine sweet with salty and meaty flavors in one tasty sandwich wrap...
Peanut Butter Banana Bread Sandwich
The peanut butter sandwich get jazzed up by switching regular bread for banana bread in this tasty recipe. Kids will go nuts over this peanut butter banana bread sandwich.
Grilled Cheese and Tomato - Grilled Cheese Sandwich Recipe
This grilled cheese sandwich recipe is a classic. It comes gooey cheddar cheese with juicy fresh tomato between two slices of grilled Italian bread.