Plain cream cheese is delicious, but why not get a little creative with your breakfast or lunch bagel toppings? Here we have 11 recipes to turn plain cream cheese into a schmear you'll love. We're not just talking about run-of-the-mill cream cheese flavors like scallion or strawberry — these 11 unique mix ins start with pumpkin, progress to pickle, and close with chocolate. These are schmears to kvell over.
Bookmark these quick, easy + healthy lunch recipes to make for the work week or during your weekend at home. With these mid-day meal recipes, you can make dishes like Chickpea Lettuce Wraps, Spicy Asian Chicken Salad, Oven-Baked Tostadas, Egg + Vegetable Bagel Sandwich, Chicken Caprese Sandwich, Pear + Blue Cheese Flatbread, Turkey Tomato Panini, Caprese Avocado Salad, Sunny Side Up Avocado Toast, Chickpea Spinach Salad, Greek Yogurt Chicken Salad to give you a boost for the rest of the day.