A couple months ago I discovered something amazing on Pinterest. Mason Jar Salads. I made one, and since then, it has revolutionized the way I plan and prep my meals. Building a salad in a mason jar not only keeps it fresh, but also allows you to have a nutritious, satisfying lunch all in one container! You don’t even have to remember the dressing. Wave goodbye to the pesky tupperware container that is only suitable for small amounts of liquids and leaks in your new bag.  Rude.

When building your mason jar salad, it is important to layer your ingredients correctly.

Mason Jar Salads Infographic

There you have it! A perfectly packed mason jar salad. Make 5 of them on Sunday and have lunch for the entire week! When you’re ready to eat your salad, just give it a good shake, dump it out onto a plate, and enjoy!

Here are a few of the salads that I typically enjoy:

1.Margarita Chicken Mason Jar Salad

Margarita Chicken Mason Jar Salads are perfect grab-and-go lunch!

 

Recipe here.

2. Greek Mason Jar Salad

Greek Mason Jar Salads are refreshing and a great vegetarian option for lunch.

Recipe here.

3. Apple Pecan Mason Jar Salad

Apple Pecan Mason Jar Salads are so delicious and perfect for summer.

Recipe here.

4. Taco Mason Jar Salad

Taco Mason Jar Salads are perfect for Cinco de Mayo, or any day!

Recipe here.

5. Spinach Bacon Mason Jar Salad

Spinach Mason Jar Salads with Bacon. I say again; bacon.

Recipe here.

6. Zucchini Noodle Mason Jar Salad

Zucchini Noodle Mason Jar Salads when you want to try out that new spiralizer!

Recipe here.

7. Winter White Bean Salad 

Recipe here.

8. Low FODMAP Salad

 

Recipe here.

 

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