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12 Quick and Easy Weeknight Meals

Orange Icon  12 Quick and Easy Weeknight Meals

Orange Icon  12 Quick and Easy Weeknight Meals

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Summer is coming to an end, and that means a few things. Vacations are coming to an end, kids are going back to school, and kids and parents alike are getting back into a weekly routine. For most, that means always being prepared to make easy weekly dinners for your family.

But between dropping the kids off at school, taking them to soccer practice, and shopping for groceries, who has time to make anything but a simple dinner?

That's why we've put together a list of 12 delicious, healthy meals you can make for you and your family even on the busiest of nights.

Try one of these delicious recipes below! You can even mix and match some of the main dishes and side dishes for a perfectly healthy and balanced meal the whole family can enjoy…

Main Dishes:

Quick and Easy Chili

A chili recipe with only 6 ingredients.

Quick and Easy Chili


Quick and Easy Chicken Cacciatore

This meal can be made ahead of time and reheated!

Quick and Easy Chicken Cacciatore


Meatball Delight

Not a fan of traditional beef meatballs? Try these turkey meatballs!

Meatball Delight


Garlic and Red Pepper Flake Shrimp

A perfect fish for the seafood lover…

>Garlic and Red Pepper Flake Shrimp


Cilantro Lime Steak Strips

Juicy steak with the added kick from salsa verde! Leave out the chili pepper for a mild dish.

Cilantro Lime Steak Strips


Garlic Butter Spaghetti Squash

Spaghetti squash with garlic butter... anyone who loves buttery noodles will love this!

Garlic Butter Spaghetti Squash


Side Dishes:

Cilantro Lime Cucumber Salad

A perfect side salad you can pair with meat.

Cilantro Lime Cucumber Salad


Zesty Roasted Sweet Potatoes

These sweet potatoes are to die for!

Zesty Roasted Sweet Potatoes


Garlicky Mashed Cauliflower

Just as delicious as mashed potatoes!

Garlicky Mashed Cauliflower


Carrot Fries

Missing deep fried fries? Try this instead!

Carrot Fries


Parmesan Crusted Zucchini Bites

This vegetarian muffin recipe is delicious, and packed with iron!

Parmesan Crusted Zucchini Bites


Potatoes, Peppers, and Squash Bake

This side is packed with all the favorites!

Potatoes, Peppers, and Squash Bake


That's right, quick and easy food CAN be healthy and delicious, too. Give one of the recipes above a try or SHARE your favorite quick and easy recipes for those busy weeknights.

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