18 Easy Dinner Recipes

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Yes!  We’re sharing some easy dinner recipesfor those nights when the kids are asking for the umpteenth time “What’s for Dinner?” and you are tired after a long day of work, housecleaning, laundry or all of the above.  Or maybe you just want to whip up something simple for yourself and a friend or spouse without spending a lot of time in the kitchen.

We have some fabulous ideas for quick easy dinners (whether you prefer vegetarian, pasta, chicken or even gluten-free) sure to satisfy the little one’s tummies, save you the time and cost of heading to a drive-thru, and quickly put a healthy meal on the table for the whole family.

(Hint: Pick several of these recipes to add to your cookbook account so you can easily add the ingredients to your shopping list and be completely prepared for a week full of easy recipes for dinner.

First, we have some easy chicken recipes.
It’s amazing how far you can make chicken go (easing your budget) in these terrific dinners, whether you’re dishing up food for 2 or 10.  Keep an eye out for chicken on sale at your favorite store and buy a bunch to re-package and freeze for later.

1. Quick & Easy Chicken Quesadillas (video)

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2. Quick & Easy Chicken Pot Pie

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3. Chicken, Avocado & Roasted Red Pepper Pita

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4. Quick & Easy Chicken, Broccoli & Brown Rice

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5. Chicken Curry Clafouti

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Next up are some easy vegetarian recipes.
If your family enjoys eating vegetarian fare, these are some great ideas for dishing up soon.

6. Chile Lime Veggie Noodles (stir-fry)

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7. Black Bean Spinach Quesadilla

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8. Avocado Egg Salad

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9. Tomato Herb Mini Frittatas

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How about some easy pasta recipes?
For those of us who enjoy pasta (and it’s so versatile) whether with various types of meat, some fresh veggies, or just a simple marinara sauce, these ideas should fit the bill.

10. Ultimate Quick and Easy Pasta Sauce

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11. Pasta with Asparagus, Tomatoes & Feta

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12. Beefy Fettuccine Skillet

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13. Pasta Florentine

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14. Italian Spaghetti and Meatballs

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Lastly, a couple of easy healthy recipes that are gluten-free or dairy-free.
Sometimes cooking around food allergies for family members (or yourself) can seem limiting or frustrating; we hope these easy ideas will bring a smile to your face and make family dinner more enjoyable.

15. Skillet Garlic Chicken Dinner (Gluten-free)

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16. Rustic Taco Mahi-Mahi Tacos (Gluten-free)

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17. Farmer’s Market Fried Rice (Dairy-free)

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18. Kung Pao Beef (Dairy-free)

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Check out more easy recipe options:

Easy Dessert Recipes
Quick & Easy Recipes 

What are your favorite easy dinner recipes?  Did we miss highlighting one that you and your family enjoy?

Leave us a comment here or on our Facebook page and let us know.  We love to hear from you!

May 15th, 2015

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