We’ve all had those days. The days when we’re so pressed for time that dinner seems next to impossible. But with a few quick recipes in your arsenal, you’ll never say “no time!” and run for the drive-thru again. These 20 minute dinners are prepped, cooked and on your table in 20 minutes or less. Need dinner even faster? Try these 15-minute meal ideas!
Pull dinner together fast and sneak in lots of veggies with this yummy 20-Minute Cheesy Veggie Pasta Bake. The kids will love it!
via Domestic Superhero
Get a healthier, tastier version of your favorite takeout meal with 20 Minute Beef and Broccoli Stir Fry.
via Mom to Mom Nutrition
Or how about a Pork and Veggie Stir Fry?
via Who Needs a Cape?
What’s better than a quick dinner? One that you can make in a single pan! One Skillet Spicy Ranch Chicken for the win!
via Well Plated
Serve your family fresh salmon burgers in under 20 minutes. They’re great on a bun or between lettuce leaves.
via Live Simply
You can’t go wrong with this Caprese Pasta Bake. Pasta, sauce and LOTS of cheese? What more could you want?
via Food Folks and Fun
Love the gorgeous color and the tasty flavors of this Lightning-Fast Cheesy Three-Pepper Ravioli Skillet with Italian Sausage.
via Two Healthy Kitchens
Here’s another yummy dish with minimal cleanup: One-Pot Chicken Bruschetta Pasta.
via Savory Experiments
How about a healthy and delicious dinner you can make in just 12 minutes? Yep… 12-Minute Chicken and Broccoli will be a lifesaver on those busy weeknights.
via Gimme Some Oven
BBQ Chicken French Bread Pizza will be as big a hit with the kids as it is the grown-ups!
via The Pinning Mama
Have kids who are really picky about their foods? They’ll love these apple and cheddar quesadillas. With only three ingredients (plus any spices you add), they’re simple and delicious.
via GLue Sticks & Gumdrops
Bow Tie Pasta Alfredo is another simple and delicious dish that picky eaters will enjoy.
via Moms Who Save
When you’re not in the mood for heavy fare, try this Parmesan-Lemon Zucchini and Summer Squash Spaghetti. Isn’t it lovely?
via Chelsea’s Messy Apron
5-Ingredient Tangy Chicken is filling and quick… two of my favorite things!
via Dizzy Busy and Hungry
When you want dinner and want it now, make Oven Roasted Shrimp and Broccoli. YUM!
via Just a Little Bit of Bacon
Easy Bruschetta Linguine makes a wonderful dish for summer.
via The Gracious Wife
If you love mushrooms as much as we do, this 15-Minute Mushroom Stroganoff is the stuff dreams are made of.
via Amuse Your Bouche
When you’re craving something a little different from your usual tacos, make a One-Pan Rice and Beans Taco Skillet instead.
via Pip and Ebby
Nothing is more comforting on a cold day than a bowl of Healthy Tomato Bisque Soup.
via Fit Foodie Finds
Make a delicious 20-minute seafood dinner with Garlic Herb Roasted Salmon. It looks amazing!
via Rasa Malaysia
Get even more ideas for 20 minute dinners here!
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