All posts in Tradie’s Lunchbox

zucchini noodle pesto salad with capsicum and pine nuts

Tradie’s Lunchbox – Zucchini Noodle Pesto Salad With Capsicum And Pine Nuts

If you crave carbs during winter and love nothing more than eating a hearty pasta dish, you will enjoy this Zucchini Noodle Pesto Salad with Capsicum and Pine Nuts. This […]

easy mandarin meringue pie the plumbette

Smoko Snacks – Easy Mandarin Meringue Pie

If you love lemon meringue pie, then you will really enjoy this easy mandarin meringue pie. I used a ‘cheat’ recipe to create it based on a Kidspot recipe. The […]

Tradies lunchbox bolognese sausage rolls

Tradie’s Lunchbox – Bolognese Sausage Rolls

If you’re looking for a way to use up bulk Bolognese sauce, these Bolognese Sausage Rolls are a great way to do it. Whenever I make Spaghetti Bolognese, I try […]

tradie's lunchbox pumpkin and feta pinwheels with sweet chilli sauce and sour cream

Tradie’s Lunchbox: Pumpkin and Feta Pinwheels With Sweet Chilli Sauce and Sour Cream

One of my favourite 4 ingredient recipes is a pumpkin, sour cream and sweet chilli sauce tart. It’s an easy recipe and always tastes delicious when I make it. So […]

6 easy slow cooker meals that can be reheated for lunch

6 Easy Slow Cooker Meals That Make The Best Leftovers

If you are looking for some easy meals to make this winter, you must bookmark these 6 easy slow cooker meals that make the best leftovers. These recipes are from […]

antipasto bento lunchbox

Tradie’s Lunchbox: Antipasto Bento Lunch Box

This week for Tradie’s Lunchbox, I’m sharing an antipasto bento lunch box idea, using deli produce bought from our trip to Stanthorpe. Of course, you don’t have to use the […]

Tradie's lunchbox vegetable soup with garlic croutons

Tradie’s Lunchbox: Vegetable Soup With Garlic Croutons

I love having soups in winter. They’re a great way to get more veggies into your diet and they can keep you warm on a cool day. If you’re looking […]

tradies lunchbox vegetable and lentil loaf

Tradie’s Lunchbox – Vegetable and Lentil Loaf

When I first attempted this Vegetable and Lentil Loaf, it looked great, smelt great, but didn’t taste as good as I had hoped. After a few more go’s, I’ve perfected […]

tradie's lunchbox recipes

Tradie’s Lunchbox – Rocket, Pear and Feta Risoni Salad

I know we’re heading into winter and you’re probably craving more warmer meals for lunches, but I couldn’t not share this rocket, pear and feta risoni salad that I made […]

milo and maltesers hot chocolate

Smoko Snacks – Milo and Maltesers Hot Chocolate

Milo and Maltesers Hot Chocolate… could there be anything more decadent? Probably. I’ve devoured many hot chocolates in my time, topped with cream, ice-cream, caramel sauce, chocolate fudge sauce, Tim […]

tradies lunchbox southern style coleslaw with pretzels, cranberries and walnuts

Tradie’s Lunchbox – Southern Style Coleslaw with Pretzels, Cranberries & Walnuts

Whenever I share a salad recipe here, my dad sometimes gives me a dig, saying no one has time to chop up the food to make my recipes. And I […]

sour cream quiche tortillas tradie's lunchbox recipe

Tradie’s Lunchbox – Sour Cream Quiche Tortillas

If you’re looking for something less salady for lunches, these sour cream quiche tortillas may be just what you’re after. They are so easy to make and are a versatile […]

easy curried brown rice salad

Tradie’s Lunchbox – Easy Curried Brown Rice Salad

This easy curried brown rice salad has become one of my favourite salads for lunch because it’s got a lot of flavour and is very filling. One serve filled me […]

tradie's lunchbox spicy chorizo salad

Tradie’s Lunchbox – Spicy Chorizo, Tomato, Corn and Avocado Salad

This Spicy Chorizo, Tomato, Corn and Avocado Salad recipe is one of my favourite recipes so far for Tradie’s Lunchbox. It’s a hearty vegetable salad that keeps beautifully. If you […]

tradies lunchbox two minute noodle salad

Tradie’s Lunchbox – Sweet Chilli And Tuna Two Minute Noodle Salad

The last time I had two minute noodles was when I was pregnant (well actually I lie, I had them recently when devouring this two minute noodle salad recipe). I always […]

tradies lunchbox pearl couscous

Tradie’s Lunchbox – Pearl CousCous Salad

This week for Tradie’s Lunchbox I have another salad recipe that is delicious, healthy and can be changed to suit your tastes. We hosted friends over for lunch on Sunday […]

asian pasta salad tradie's lunch box

Tradie’s Lunchbox – Asian Pasta Salad

If you’ve read this blog for a while, you will know that this isn’t just a plumbing blog. It’s a blog where I share my life and thoughts about all things […]