August offers the best of everything. All the vegetables and fruits you could ever want are in season, just as lunch season heats up. Back to work, back to school — your lunchbox is ready for a fresh makeover, don't you think?
Whether you're getting ready for a busy fall after a laid-back summer, or you have a kid going back to school, we've rounded up 17 fresh, healthy lunch recipes perfect for any backpack or lunchbox. From a mozzacado sandwich to a chilled black bean salad and seasonal spring rolls, brown-bagging it has never tasted so good.