It has been a long day and you know you still have homework, showers, bedtime, and dinner to get on the table. These Quick Easy Dinner Ideas are perfect for those weeknights when time is short and patience is thin.
(Original post date June 11, 2019 / Links and post updated Sep. 18, 2020)
When you get home after a long day of work, kids, events, and the countless other things you must do as adults do you feel like you are on an episode of “Beat Bobby Flay”?
Seriously, you look in your fridge for that nights mystery ingredient. Then you look at the clock and think I have 20 minutes to make something amazing… and your time starts… now!!
Then here you are battling the clock to get dinner on the table, get housework done, homework, baths, and the list just seem to go on and on. The only difference between the show and your real life is in the kitchen there is no one to do the dishes for you… now add that mess to your list!
So, I propose we fill the rest of this year with one dish, one pan, one sheet, quick easy dinners. Whole meals that can be whipped up and cleaned up with minimal effort and frustration.
Sounds like a joke right? Like a dream?
Well, your dreams are about to come true thanks to some amazing bloggers and their incredible recipes!! Don’t believe me check out the list below! Your one click away from the recipe of your dreams!
Quick Easy Dinner Recipes
Thank you to all the bloggers who submitted recipes and participated in the Quick Easy Dinner Ideasround-up and a special thank you for letting me use their photos to make this round-up that much yummier!!
Recommended Kitchen Gadgets
When it comes to making quick and easy dinners the trick is to have the right gadgets. Using the wrong size pot or pan can create an unnecessary mess and hassle.
These are a few of the simple items that will make your life easier during those busy weeknights.
More Simple Weeknight Recipes
Weeknight cooking doesn’t have to be a chore or something to dread. This list of recipe will give you recipes to keep your family happy all year long.
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