Get a delicious dinner on the table really quickly with these beyond simple lazy weeknight dinners. Easy, simple and kid approved these lazy weeknight dinners make supper a breeze.
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Popular Lazy Weeknight Dinners
Our kiddo isn’t a baby anymore. We’re an active and busy family and spending hours cooking a meal is the last thing we want to do because we’d much rather be spending our time doing stuff outdoors!
Dinners don’t need to be fancy in our house. As long as they are balanced, tasty and generally healthy we’re a very happy bunch. So, we’re constantly searching for creative meal ideas that make meal planning and meal prep a breeze.
Here are 11 of our favorite lazy weeknight dinners that are perfect for active and busy families looking for a balanced supper that doesn’t break the banks and comes together quickly.
These meals all use simple ingredients that you likely already have in your pantry. They also require very little prep time and come together quickly making the process of oven to table a breeze.
Keep on reading to see which 11 popular lazy weeknight dinners we suggest.
11 Popular Lazy Weeknight Dinners
To get to the full recipe for any of these lazy weeknight dinners, simply click on the link below each image.
#1 Tuna Carbonara
#2 White Bean Sausage Skillet
#3 Easy Cauliflower Fried Rice
Click here to get the complete recipe for this Cauliflower Fried Rice with Bacon from Steamy Kitchen
#4 Bacon & Vegetable Frittata
#5 Baked Pizza Casserole
Click here to get the full recipe for this delicious Pizza Casserole from Home Made Interest
#6 Pizza Quesadilla
#7 Easy Chicken Marsala
Click here to get the complete recipe for this quick and easy 20 Minute Chicken Marsala from The Seasoned Mom
#8 Coconut Cashew Curry Chicken
#9 Garlic Beef & Broccoli Low Mein
Click here to get the full recipe for this 20 Minute Garlic Beef and Broccoli Lo Mein fromThe Recipe Critic
#10 Easy One Pot Lasagna
Click here to get the full recipe for this 15 Minute One-Pot Lasagna from Busy Budgeter
#11 One Pot Mexican Rice Skillet
Click here to get the complete recipe for this One Skillet Mexican Rice Casserole from Making Thyme for Health
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- My Instant Pot Duo. Adding an Instant Pot to our kitchen arsenal has been life changing. If you don’t own one yet you should seriously consider it. Prep to table takes literally no time at all and the entire process is pretty hands off. Our Instant Pot has changed the way we get dinner on the table at night and it was worth every penny of the investment. If you’re curious about the Instant Pot click here to be taken to Amazon where you can get a good product description and read the reviews. I promise, an Instant Pot does not disappoint.
- Speaking of Instant Pots if you already own one check out my collection of Instant Pot recipes. They are so good and so easy that getting dinner on the table is a breeze.
- For even more quick and easy recipes check out these delicious family friendly recipe ideas: foil pack dinners, quick and easy pasta dishes you can make in your instant pot, healthy spiralizer recipes to sneak more veggies into your diet, old-fashion casserole recipes,
What are YOUR go-to lazy weeknight dinners?
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