12 Desserts to Pack for Lunch

May 10, 2016

Remember the days when your parents packed your lunch? Tucked behind the PB&J was sometimes a note, and often, a sweetly wrapped cookie. Those were the lunches—lunches that had not one, but two courses—and there is nothing better than lunch dessert.

And just because the days of recess and Spiderman lunch sacks are no longer doesn't mean you can't still treat yourself to a lunchbox sweet. Here are 12 easily packable little desserts that are just what you want at 3 o'clock (especially when dipped into that late-afternoon coffee):

What's your go-to lunchtime treat? Tell us in the comments below!

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1 Comment

Karl May 12, 2016
Good collection! I have saved some that I definitely will try out :)
Here are my own 3 favorites: