For those Sporty Sisters in the Southern Hemisphere, you’d know first hand that the winter chill has well and truly kicked in (thank goodness for jackets, right?) shaking up all of our regimented routines. We know the change in seasons affects our skin care and workout regimes, but did you know if affects your nourish routine too? So if you’re in need of some serious lunch’spiration, you’ve come to the right place, because we’ve got 3 healthy winter lunch ideas that will warm you from the inside out.
If you’re looking for a sign to step away from your ‘same-old sandwich’ lunch rut, consider this it. We’re dishing up some of our favourite quick winter warmers, that are guaranteed to pull you out of your rut!
Kumara and Peanut Butter Soup
Because, peanut butter! Make a big batch of this bad boy on Sunday and portion it out for a weeks worth of lunches!
Stuffed Sweet Potato
Who doesn’t love a baked jacket potato? They’re quick, they’re easy and you can pretty much stuff them with whatever produce you have on hand. What’s more? The slow release energy from the sweet potato will see you power through your afternoon to-do list and stop those dreaded 3:30-itis cravings before they even strike.
Here’s one of our go-to recipes.
Cacao, raspberry, orange and avo porridge
While porridge is traditionally a breakfast dish, in our eyes, oats are an anywhere, anytime kinda meal! In the halls of LJ HQ, it’s not uncommon to see sporty sisters roaming the lunchroom with a big ol’ bowl of fresh porridge, topped with a delicious array of nourishing of super foods.
Experiment with different flavour combos so you never get bored. Here are a few of our faves!