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Easy Weeknight Meals

We all need some inspiration at times, especially those nights when you are wondering what you will put on the table!

53 (and counting) of the best easy weeknight meals. Slow cooker, freezer friendly, Instant Pot, Sheet Pan meals, one pan and skillet meals.

Try this scrumptious version of thick and rich Sloppy Joe’s, the best juicy hamburgers ever, or Chipotle Chicken — all winners in our family.

Category Pin for Easy Weeknight Meals more than 51 recipes that your kids will like, with image of bowl of Instant Pot Jambalaya with chicken and sausage.


Healthy 3-Ingredient Raspberry Glazed Salmon

A deliciously easy and healthy Raspberry Glazed Salmon recipe using 3 simple ingredients for out of this world flavor and a few simple steps to the best baked restaurant style salmon ever! My requirements for fish recipes: easy — delicious — no dry fish! And this recipe for raspberry glaze for salmon checks all the …

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The Best Skillet Shepherd’s Pie

The ultimate comfort food for your family: Traditional Skillet Shepherd’s Pie – aka Cottage Pie made with ground beef (or lamb!). A hearty, delicious filling with a flavorful meat mixture under fluffy layer of mashed potatoes. The best, simple, easy to make winter dinner — it is one part casserole, one pot meal, and one …

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Healthy Cheeseburger Soup {Gluten Free & Low Carb}

Healthy Cheeseburger soup is filled with your favorite burger ingredients! Seasoned beef, caramelized onions, peppers, rich chopped tomatoes and beef broth, plus potatoes and pickles all combine to make a flavorful, hearty and simple soup. Make on the stove top or crockpot, plus it’s gluten free and low carb! Well seasoned, packed with flavor, and …

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Best Turkey Divan Recipe (from scratch)

This best turkey divan recipe uses leftover turkey or chicken. It is creamy, flavorful, with bright pops of broccoli and topped with either a crispy, buttery cracker topping or leftover stuffing. Made from scratch, with no canned soups, plus easy ways to make gluten free! Don’t you just love a good casserole or bake, with …

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Wild Rice Supreme {Easy Chicken and Wild Rice Casserole}

Easy chicken and wild rice casserole is a healthier creamy hotdish full of veggies, long grain and wild rice, slivered almonds and is a fabulous way to use up leftover chicken or turkey! Plus simple instructions on how to convert to gluten free and vegetarian. Looking for an easy, make ahead meal or holiday side? …

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Best Cheesesteak Sandwich Recipe

What makes the best Philly Cheesesteak sandwich recipe? Tender, shaved beef, caramelized onions, lots of flavor thanks to Worcestershire Sauce and oodles of gooey, stringy, drippy cheese — piled on top of a buttery, toasted french roll. Best part, it’s pretty much a one pan meal, done in 30 minutes! I adore easy dinners, especially …

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Healthy Crack Chicken {Instant Pot or Slow Cooker}

This healthier crack chicken recipe is easily made in your instant pot or slow cooker! Loaded with better for you ingredients, but still packs a ton of flavor. This gluten-free chicken is great in tacos, sandwiches, quesadillas, enchiladas, salads or by itself for a low carb meal. I love recipes that have multiple uses, make …

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Penne alla Vodka | The Best Vodka Sauce Recipe

This easy Penne alla Vodka recipe is my favorite, go-to, throw-it-together, last-minute have people over dish! Ready in just 30 minutes, this sauce recipe boasts healthy bright tomatoes in a creamy vodka sauce with basil and Parmesan cheese for the finish. In fact, it’s so quick and amazingly delicious you’d think it takes hours to prepare, …

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