After a long day at work the last thing I want to do is come home and cook. Unfortunately, by the time I get home at five-thirty I AM STARVING! Due to this fact, I prefer to cook quick easy meals on weeknights so I can
resist the urge to pick up fast food eat as soon as possible. This list of quick dinners includes everything from burritos to beef stroganoff so you’re sure to find a meal your whole family with enjoy
Dinner in 30 Minutes or Less
30 Minute Ancho Chili
This chili is made healthier by the use of farro, beans, and ground turkey. Combine that with cheese, sour cream, and salsa and you’ve got a meal no one in the family will complain about. For the full recipe go here.
Parmesan Chicken Bites
Are there some picky eaters living in your home? These chicken bites can be made in 25 minutes and there will be no complaints. Find the full recipe here.
30-Minute Sautéed Lemon Pepper Tilapia
Lemon, butter, and olive oil transform this inexpensive fish. In 30 minutes what more can you ask for!? Find the full recipe here.
Browned Butter Alfredo Pasta
I LOVE pasta but jarred marinara sauce can get a little old. What I love about this recipe is that it doesn’t take much longer than heating up some jar sauce! This meal can be made in 20 minutes AND includes only four ingredients: pasta, butter, cream, and parmesan cheese. Yum! Find the full recipe here.
For this recipe all you’ll really need to buy is the salmon the rest (olive oil, sugar, salt, and pepper) you’ll probably have in your pantry. Five ingredients, 20 minutes…what’s not to love!? Find the full recipe here.
30 Minute Coconut Curry
What I love about curry is that it can really be made with whatever veggies and protein you have lying around. So choose what’s on sale and get to work! Go here for the full recipe.
20 Minute Healthy Chicken Burritos
My little brother loves Chipotle but according to him this burrito recipe beat them! These are made with chicken and many of the ingredients used in the chili. Save a little money (and a trip to the supermarket) my making them the same week. Find the full recipe here.
30-Minute Beef Stroganoff
Mushrooms, steak, and pasta in 30 minutes. Need I say more? Find the full recipe here.