When you are sitting all day on a desk at your work, you are anyway prone to a layer of stagnancy in your life. Plus the high-pressure, the work drama, and the incessant need to munch. It is true, when in office you tend to eat all sorts of unnecessary meals; your lunch is late, your dinner is too far off, the work is mounting and the office cafeteria is enticing you with all the oily, greasy, junk-y fare – but don’t let that be a norm. Fight back and pack yourself some healthy and delicious snacks, that also look so pretty that your mundane office desk will look fresh and pleasing!
1. Roasted Chickpeas
We suggest you stock up on these ASAP. Your desk drawer deserves some chana love, and it is the perfect binge-eat without upping your greasy oil intake!
2. Chaat Katori
Chaat katori is a bite-sized dose of sheer joy. The crunch of the katori, coupled with the bevy of toppings you can fill it up with make it a great snack! Use sprouts, veggies and low fat katoris for some tanginess and some satiation!
Poha, when cooked right, is quite the punchy snack for your office evenings. Some fluffy healthy poha with some lemon, some peanuts, some dhaniya – and voila the delicious smell wafting through plus the masaledaar but healthy taste might pick your dreary day up!
4. Mason Jar Salad
Now, this is our favourite snack ever because is there anything not cute when put together in a mason jar? From your fairy-lights to a delicious salad – mason jars are your best bet for some DIY magic. So whip up your best salad – fruit or veggies or both, and just when some monotony hits perk yourself up with some juicy yummy delights!
5. Sweet Potato Fries
Healthy, chewy, and abundantly nourishing; sweet potato fries give you that junk-food fulfillment while being healthy plus whipping them up is super easy too!
Ah, the humble toast. Just bread itself manifests itself in so many varied forms it is truly amazing. From a simple jam + butter to a avocado mash to a simple veggie based one! Toasts are easy to prep, easier to eat, and no one ever looked at an artisanal toast and said “ew”!
7. Hummus Pita
Whip up some homemade hummus and invest in some low-calorific pita chips, trust us nothing can beat this combo for your evening-time snack. It’s refreshing, its crunchy, and it is so full of taste!
8. Savoury Muffins
And lastly, if you have the time, whip up a batch of savoury muffins. The filling can be mushrooms, veggies, cheese, or even any leftover from the night before! This is going to filling, flavourful, and last you a good time before your next meal!