Packing a healthy lunchbox can be a challenge, especially when you're trying to please both kids and adults. Luckily, Pederson's Uncured Ham is here to save the day! We've put together five tasty and nutritious lunchbox ideas that will make everyone look forward to lunchtime (more than they already do).
Ham and Cheese Tortilla Wrap
Ham and cheese pinwheels are fun, easy to make, and great for lunchboxes. Simply spread some cream cheese on a whole wheat tortilla,add some pieces of ham, and your favorite cheese. You could add in your favorite sliced veggies if you want. Then roll up the tortilla, and you've got a delicious lunchbox treat!
Ham, Apple, and Cheddar Sandwich
A ham, apple, and cheddar sandwich is a favorite combination of flavors and textures. Layer pieces of Pederson's Ham, thinly sliced apples, and sharp cheddar cheese between two slices of whole-grain bread. Add any condiments you typically enjoy on sandwiches for a wholesome and satisfying lunch.
Ham and Veggie Pasta Salad
For a tasty and filling lunch box meal, try a ham and veggie pasta salad. Toss cooked pasta with diced Pederson's Uncured Ham, cherry tomatoes, cucumbers, and bell peppers. Top with your favorite Italian dressing for a vibrant and healthy lunch.
Ham and Quinoa Salad Jar
Pack a nutritious and protein-packed lunch with a ham and quinoa salad jar. Layer cooked quinoa, Pederson's Uncured Ham, chopped spinach, cherry tomatoes, and crumbled feta cheese in a mason jar. Add your favorite vinaigrette and shake well before eating to ensure everything is mixed well.
Ham and Egg Breakfast Muffins
Ham and egg breakfast muffins are perfect for a grab-and-go breakfast or for packing into a lunch. Line a muffin tin with Pederson's Uncured Ham slices, fill with a mixture of beaten eggs, diced veggies, and cheese, and bake until set. These protein-packed muffins are nourishing and will keep you feeling full.
With these five healthy lunchbox ideas, you can say goodbye to lunchtime boredom and hello to wholesome and tasty lunches everyone will love! They’re all simple ways to pack a lunch with good ingredients to meet the busy day.