80+ Super-Quick Dinners That Are So Much Better Than Takeout
Figuring out what to have for dinner each night can feel exhausting. All you probably want to do at the end of a long, busy day is slip into your coziest pants, fluffiest sweater, cuddle up on the couch to watch your favorite TV show, and order take-out from your go-to delivery restaurant. But that could lead to a hefty bill and a heavier meal than you want before bed. Instead, consider whipping up any one of these easy, quick dinner ideas. Each one is almost effortless to make, taking 30 minutes or less, and is guaranteed to satisfy your craving for comfort food after a grueling day.
And just because these weeknight dinner recipes are quick and easy doesn't mean they skimp on flavor or quality. Every one of them has been developed and tested by the Woman's Day Test Kitchen, ensuring they're all jam-packed with flavors and nutrients, without taking a ton of time to prep or cook. The ingredients are pretty basic (read: you probably have them in your kitchen right now), and the step-by-step instructions aren't super complicated either. From various types of pizza, to pork chops, to pastas, and tacos, these easy, quick dinner ideas are bound to please even the pickiest of eaters. With over 80 dinner recipes that take 30 minutes or less, you could have a new meal every night of the week for months before you get even close to finishing the whole list. So, get cooking!
Make dinner time stress free with these easy, 30-minute meals.