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Quick Lunch and Snack Options


Getting lunches and snacks on the table shouldn’t be a chore! Say goodbye to bland, boring midday meals and hello to delicious, healthy lunches and... >

Getting lunches and snacks on the table shouldn’t be a chore! Say goodbye to bland, boring midday meals and hello to delicious, healthy lunches and snacks. Whether you’re a person on the go or someone needing to fix lunches for the whole family, we’ve compiled a list of some of our favorite lunch and snack recipes and some helpful tips that will minimize your time in the kitchen and maximize your time to do the things you love.

Full Up With Fresh Fruit

Fresh fruits are one of the quickest snacks and can be a healthy addition to any meal. Fresh, frozen, dried or canned fruits are all easy grab-and-go options that need little preparation if you are needing to grab something quick and easy.

Apple-Brie Pita Crisps

Appetizers, Cheese, Snack

Try making these delicious pita crips from Schnucks. You’ll brie happy you did. 


Sweet and Savory Watermelon Skewers

Fruit, Local, Snack

Enjoy these ripe, refreshing and easy-to-make skewers that make a great summer snack.


Peachy Melon Salad with Tomatoes

15-Minute Lunch, 4th of July, Appetizers, Local, Produce

Watermelon is all the sweetener you need in the summer.


Prep Ahead Lunches

To eliminate your time in the kitchen on the day of, try prepping the night before by cutting and storing sliced vegetables.

Avocado Chicken Roll-Ups

15-Minute Lunch, Health & Wellness, Kid Friendly

These roll-ups are an easy (and delicious!) way to get kids involved in the kitchen.


Greek Grain Lunch

15-Minute Lunch, Chicken, Grains & Rice, Lunch, Vegetable

This Greek grain mason jar salad recipe from Schnucks is delicious and perfect for the meal-prepper in your home. Try it today!


Kid-Friendly Foods

These kid-friendly recipes can be whipped up in less than 15 minutes and will satisfy anyone in the family for a quick lunch or bite-sized snack.

Easy Mac and Cheese

15-Minute Lunch, 30-Minute Dinner, Cheese, Kid Friendly, Pasta & Pizza

This mac and cheese recipe from Schnucks is cheezy breezy.


Loaded Chicken Salad Sandwich

15-Minute Lunch, Kid Friendly, Lunch, Salad & Slaw, Sandwiches, Tacos & Wraps

Elevate your chicken salad with this loaded chicken salad sandwich.


If you find yourself snacking more frequently than you would like, try drinking a glass of water before, during or after having a snack. Drinking water helps fill your stomach and leaves you with a feeling of being full, even if you haven’t eaten anything at all. If you’re not a fan of plain water, try infusing your water with your favorite fruits and/or spices. Check out our infused water recipe that takes less than 5 minutes to make and is a delicious way to drink more water and keep your cravings curbed all day long.

As you can see, lunches and snacks don’t have to be a nuisance. With these quick, healthy recipes, you will have these midday meals on your table faster than ever before. The best part? All of these recipes take 15 minutes or less to make. Think of all the things you could do with that extra time on your hands! Don’t ever let lunches or snacks stump you again- let these recipes fill your bellies and get you out of the kitchen so you can spend more time with those you love!