5 Foodie Lunches You Can Take to Work

We count food as part of our culture--who doesn't love gathering over yogurt parfaits and mimosas for a co-workers' birthday? Plus, our office seems to be right in the middle of Seattle's best grub 'hood of all. However, what's a foodie to do on those days when you just don't have time to head over to Il Corvo or Salumi? We've put together some fresh ideas that make bringing your lunch to work cool again! Cauliflower "Rice" Stir-Fry: I love stir fry but the traditional method doesn't offer a whole lot of nutritional value. Plus, I love a recipe that takes 15 minutes or less!

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DIY Burrito Bowl: So, this probably won't be as delicious as Chipotle, but will likely save you money! Bonus points if you can whip up guac that's on Chipotle's level.

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Pesto Chicken Roll: Avoid soggy bread (ew) and simply pack your mini baguette separately. Done and done.

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Chopped Kale Salad Carrot with Edamame, Carrot and Avocado: A salad so healthy, pretty sure you can take on the world after having this for lunch.

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BBQ Chicken Apple, Bacon and Cheddar Quesadillas: Because sometimes you need to treat yourself with a quesadilla that has chicken AND bacon. Quesadillas are a fun lunch that's easy to pack, too!

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