Weeknights are a busy time for an active family. Long days of work, school, and other activities can often lead to hastily thrown together meals that lack flavor or healthy ingredients. Luckily, delicious dinners don't have to take hours to prepare and cook. With a handful of delicious ingredients and about 30 minutes, you can whip up an amazing weeknight meal that pleases the entire family.
Blackened Fish Tacos
Deliciously blackened in a simple skillet, these fish tacos are are filled with delicious slaw and homemade avocado sauce.
Find the recipe at As Easy as Apple Pie
30 Minute Skillet Chicken Caprese
Juicy chicken breasts deliciously seasoned and covered in mozzarella cheese, then topped with bursting cherry tomatoes and fresh basil.
Find the recipe at Life Made Simple
Simple Mushroom Penne with Walnut Pesto
Penne pasta coated in sharp Parmesan cheese and topped with mushrooms are the stars of this hearty, meatless meal.
Find the recipe at Pinch of Yum
Orange-Rosemary Glazed Salmon
This skillet seared salmon is coated in a zesty fresh orange sauce and a bit of fresh rosemary.
Find the recipe at Cooking Classy
Simple Baked Italian Oregano and Meatballs
This baked meatball dish, smothered in cheese and crushed tomato sauce, is the ultimate comfort food.
Find the recipe at Half Baked Harvest
Easy Chicken Fajitas
Flavorful chicken and delicious, bright peppers combine in this easy Mexican dish.
Find the recipe at Jo Cooks
Apple Cinnamon Pork Chops
Juicy pan fried porkchops and fresh apples make this dish the perfect combination of sweet and savory.
Find the recipe at Gimme Some Oven
Shaking Beef Vietnamese Stir-fry
This simple stir-fry is full of hearty beef and vegetables and prepared in under 45 minutes.
Find the recipe at Kitchen Confidante
Southwestern Turkey Burgers with Guacamole and Spicy Mayo
This thick turkey burger is topped with guacamole and spicy mayo and is both healthy and delicious.
Find the recipe at Joyful Healthy Eats
Easy Shrimp Scampi
Peeled shrimp, linguine pasta, and a few spices are all you need to make this easy seafood dish.
Find the recipe at Damn DeliciousThis post was originally published on Hearts & Mermaids