As a defiant response to Sad Desk Lunches, the Food52 team works to keep our midday meals both interesting and pretty. Each week, we'll be sharing our happiest desk lunches -- and we want to see yours, too.
Today: Give your lunch dessert the respect it deserves.
It’s unfortunate how often we as a nation forget about lunch dessert. It has become an afterthought as we pack for work, thrown into our bags at the last minute.
Now is the time to rethink your approach to afternoon treats -- dessert was the highlight of your childhood lunches, and it's time to bring that excitement back.
To properly pack (and enjoy) this mid-day luxury, you'll want to plan ahead for its safe arrival to your desk (or wherever your day takes you). Picking the right portable dessert is key -- you don't want anything to smush, melt, or crumble in transit. Here are some of our favorite treats to round out a desk lunch:
Now go forth and spread the word that lunch dessert is back.