Back to school time means busy days and even busier nights as after school activities are back in full swing! With swim team practice starting back up every night, I need to relay on some easy dinner recipes that are perfect to use when I don’t have a lot of time to cook! I need to be able to whip up dinner and get out the door, so I have pulled together some Easy Dinner Ideas. I hope you enjoy them as much as I do!
Easy Dinner Ideas
“The beauty of one-pot pasta recipes is that they don’t require much prep work. It’s basically just throwing your ingredients in a pot and letting your stove do the rest of the work. I like them because the noodles cook right in the sauce. No boiling water. No draining the pasta. No hassle.” – Simply Stacie
“I don’t know about y’all …. but sometimes, I need quick meals. It’s really not optional. Saying that our life is busy, is an understatement. I’m sure many of y’all have a similar sort of “chaos” at your house! 🙂 I personally don’t think there’s anything wrong with taking shortcuts every now and then- and this Easy Tuna Mac n’ Cheese is one of those meals that I turn to when time is short.” – Love Bakes Good Cakes
“While I love using my slow cooker on busy nights like these, I’m not always so prepared 🙂 It’s then that I turn to quick, delicious meals like this 20 Minute Skillet Chicken and Spinach Parmesan.” – Mom on Timeout
“This homemade Mexican Pizza recipe is better than the famous fast food joint! Get your daily dose of dairy with melty cheese and a dollop of sour cream!” – Love Bakes Good Cakes
“This Parmesan Shrimp Scampi is a breeze to whip up and cooks in under 30 minutes so you don’t have to spend your night in the kitchen!” – NEPA Mom
“This is one of my family’s favorite easy weeknight recipes! The Italian Chicken Bake comes together in minutes with only 4 ingredients and rich, delicious flavors! An easy, healthy, and gluten free dinner recipe.” – The Pinning Mama
“To save chaos in the mornings I like to make things a head and freeze. When I saw this recipe I knew that it would be perfect for school lunches and it would be easy enough to whip up for dinner as well. I LOVE quick and easy meal ideas, not to mention inexpensive ones.” – Second Chance to Dream
8. Sweet and Sour Chicken – An Easy Dinner Solution!
“It took me less than thirty minutes to pull this fabulous meal together and my family LOVED it! I’m such an awesome mom :)” – Mom on Timeout
“Taco Casserole is a quick and easy weeknight meal made in one pot! A delicious dinner that doesn’t leave a sink full of dishes. Yes!” – Wonky Wonderful
“Today I’m sharing my newest addition to my fast, easy dinner recipe bank. Five simple ingredients combine to make this kid-friendly classic that’s dressed up to satisfy mom and dad’s more sophisticated taste buds too.” – Wondermom Wannabe