These 5 meal ideas will help you organize your back-to-school meals routine, and eat healthier and within your budget. Want more? These Latin recipes are savory and fresh, and will not make you feel nostalgic about saying goodbye to those great summer holidays. We promise!
Whether you are a student returning to college or a busy parent going back to work but also thinking about your kid’s health and lunch box, these recipes can work around ANY demanding schedule.
Are you ready to have fun making and tasting Latin mouth-watering recipes?
Baked Chicken Fajitas: Begin the week with spice and nutritious fajitas to wake that brain up
This recipe is an excellent source of protein and fiber and it is also low in calories and fat. Overall, it is a versatile recipe that can be customized to fit your individual preferences. For example, you can use different types of meat, vegetables, or toppings if you are a veggie or have any allergies.
Easy to make and ideal to eat at school while studying or taking a break, Baked Chicken Fajitas are the best way to begin the week.
Purple Cauliflower Salad: Sharp-tasting, veggie-friendly, and easy-going
Yes. Many people LOVE meat in every meal, but as protein is essential so is to include vegetables in your diet.
Purple cauliflower salad is a great way to get your daily dose of antioxidants and anthocyanins. SUPER easy to make, this dish will take you no time to prepare, and if there’s anything left you can use it as a side dish at dinner.
Asparagus and Cheese Pie: Cheesy, creamy, kid-friendly pie will gift a smile to you and your family
This pie is made with fresh asparagus, cheese, and a flaky crust. It’s the perfect combination of savory and creamy, and it’s sure to become a new family favorite.
Plus, it’s a great way to sneak in some vegetables, so your kids will get the nutrients they need without even realizing it.
The Asparagus and Cheese Pie is the perfect dish to share with friends at school. It is easy to make ahead of time, so you can spend less time in the kitchen and more time enjoying your friends and family.
Marinated Steak Fajitas: Tex-Mex dish adopted by Latin American cuisine
Marinated Steak Fajitas are the perfect meal for students on the go. They are easy to make, portable, and can be customized to your liking. Plus, they are packed with protein and nutrients, which will help you stay energized throughout the day.
Spanish Egg Tortilla: The BEST dish to end the week with a satisfied stomach and a happy heart
A Spanish egg tortilla is a savory dish with eggs, potatoes, and onions. It is a popular tapas dish in Spain and is often eaten as a snack or light meal. You can either choose to accompany it with a green salad or just eat it alone.
Love your proteins? You can be adventurous and add chorizo to it. It will add to the taste and make it more fulfilling.
Who doesn’t love a good dessert after a savory meal? WE DO! That’s why this Homemade Apple Pie is the perfect match for every one of these 5 recipes.
Going back to the routine does not have to feel like a burden, and less if you dare to try new things! Here’s to you going back to school with new recipes and full of energy.