PACKED LUNCH MONDAYS: DESK DRAWER PANTRY {PART 1}

desk drawer pantry-3 I wanted to do something a little bit different today for Packed Lunch Mondays. Instead of giving you another recipe, let’s talk about what’s in your desk drawer. And I don’t mean office supplies, but rather the little foodie bits and pieces that help make desk meals that little bit more special. If you work in an office environment like I used to, then you know that office lunches are often no fun. Having a well-stocked desk drawer is great for helping you eat well throughout the day, particularly if you have long of ... Read More





        

PACKED LUNCH MONDAYS: PUY LENTIL SALAD WITH RED CHARD AND SUNDRIED TOMATOES

puy lentil salad-2 The weather has started to turn—we’ve now got decidedly cooler afternoons and breezy evenings. Stores are stocked up on Halloween décor and candy (surprisingly late this year), and I went to the first farmer’s market of the season. I am really, totally, absolutely in Fall mode. While Fall here doesn’t require sweaters or come with changing foliage, I’ve been adjusting my diet to include warming soups and stews (and lots of cake, but shhhhh we’ll talk about that another day). This super-simple one-pot dish is fl ... Read More





        

PACKED LUNCH MONDAYS: SALAD ROUND-UP

salads-c1 Clockwise from the top: autumnal roast fig salad | roast pepper and feta salad | quince, radicchio, and citrus salad | green lentil and kale salad Hi lovelies! I had a fun post about packed lunches for you all set up, and then my camera died. As in, died died. It’s in for repair at the moment, so fingers crossed it makes it. I’ll be sharing that post with you next Monday instead, so for now here’s a round-up of some salads that I’ve previously posted reci ... Read More