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Pizza Bistro Box

A pizza inspired bistro box made healthy and fast for the ultimate healthy and quick lunch!

pizza bistro box

This Pizza Bistro Box was inspired by both my kids’ devotion to pizza and my determination to use leftover toppings to pack lunches. It’s not your typical bistro box but we never really make “typical” lunches around here anyway.

The one thing I keep on a schedule is our meals because thanks to the Classic Meal Plan, dinner is always prepped and ready for when the six o’clock rush hits.

This bistro box comes together quickly with hummus, pita chips, nitrate free pepperoni, Mozzarella cheese, roasted bell pepper strips, and black olives. It’s the better version of the pre-packaged crackers and cheese or deconstructed pizza lunches you’ll find at the grocery store.

Don’t keep roasted bell peppers in your pantry? Swap them with fresh bell pepper strips. Use regular crackers, pita wedges, or even pretzels instead of pita chips. The options are endless!

Fresh and easy ideas just like this one can also be found in our Classic Family Meal plan. Both dinner and lunch include 5 recipes, a completed shopping list, and a done-for-you meal prep guide. Can I get a high five?!

That’s the fun in building bistro boxes, the ingredients are simple, ready to eat, and can be easily swapped or replaced with whatever items you have available, even with leftovers.

pizza bistro box

Bistro Box Ingredients

Leftover items that are great for packing into a bistro box include:

Leftover grilled or roasted chicken
Guacamole and cheese from taco night
Egg salad from leftover hard-boiled eggs
Chicken salad from a previous lunch
Deli meats like turkey, ham, or roast beef
Hard-boiled eggs or deviled eggs

All you have to do is pair these options with fresh fruit, veggies, and a whole grain or grain-free carbohydrate to make it a complete meal.

Bistro boxes are also super quick to assemble and prep ahead of time. Most ingredients like deli cuts, veggies, fruit, and cheese will stay fresh for a long time in the fridge. So you can make these on Sunday and BOOM! You have lunches ready through Friday.

Looking for more bistro box ideas? Check these out.

6 Pizza Mini Quiches - MOMables.com

Pizza Mini Quiches

For days when you kids ask for pizza for breakfast, these Pizza Mini Quiches are the way to go.

Did someone say pizza for breakfast? Lunch? Dinner? Pizza is fun to eat all day long! Well, that’s what my kids say anyway. 

pizza mini quiches school lunch

Yes, it’s true!  Kids love pizza, and what better way to get them excited about breakfast than to add the flavors of pizza to a protein packed mini quiche.  Your family will devour these Pizza Mini Quiches, and you’ll love how easily they come together.

It’s as simple as choosing your child’s favorite pizza toppings, and adding them to a mixture of egg, milk and cheese.  At our house, the toppings of choice are pepperoni and olives, but you can create a familiar combination all your own.

Check out how easy these mini quiches are to make! It’s the perfect recipe to get little hands involved in the kitchen.

Left overs can be sent in lunches the next day, hot in a thermos, or at room temperature in a lunch box.

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For step by step pictures click here. Red lunchbox in the video is a Yumbox.

Pizza Mini Quiches

Pizza Mini Quiches - MOMables.com
  • Author: MOMables.com
  • Yield: 24

Ingredients

  • 6 eggs
  • 3 tablespoons milk
  • 1 cup of your choice of pizza toppings, chopped
  • 1 cup shredded mozzarella

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees and grease 24 count mini muffin pan.
  2. In a large bowl, whisk eggs and milk.
  3. Add in chopped pizza toppings and shredded cheese.
  4. Mix to combine all ingredients.
  5. Distribute egg mixture evenly into muffin pan cups.
  6. Bake for 15-18 minutes.
  7. Allow mini quiches to cool in pan before carefully removing with a small knife or spatula.

 

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