Easy Dinner Ideas

Whether you're too tired for extravagant cooking or just don't have time, these easy dinner ideas can help. Read through recipes and find easy dinner ideas to get you through the week.

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5 Easy One-pan Dinners

You're short on time, and your family is hungry for dinner. What to cook? Here we highlight five one-pan meals that are nutritious, flavorful crowd-pleasers.


Have Tapas for Dinner! 5 Delicious Tapas Recipes

Tapas have come to mean almost any type of appetizer or finger food, but that doesn't mean they aren't hearty enough to be a full meal. Here are five Spanish tapas recipes that will have everyone saying delicioso at dinnertime.

Kabobs: 5 Easy, Healthy and Fun Recipes

Easy, versatile and nearly foolproof, kabobs can be adapted to any sort of cuisine. Give these five tasty and healthy variations a try.

Glammin' Up Sammies: 10 Dinner-Worthy Sandwiches

A sandwich for dinner? Why not? It's quick, easy and -- if you choose the right ingredients -- creative and filling. We've got 10 sandwiches here worthy of any dinner.

10 5-minute Dinner Ideas

Between work, school, homework and household chores, sometimes it's a wonder that our families get fed at all. But these 10 dinners are nutritious and delicious without being a major time suck.

10 Best Five-Ingredient Dinner Meals

Cooking doesn't have to be complicated. In fact, there are quite a few dishes that only require a handful of ingredients. Read on to discover our picks for the 10 best five-ingredient dinner meals.

10 Easy Dinner Ideas on a Budget

Unless you're a successful professional chef with plenty of free time on your hands, you most likely engage in a nightly struggle to put something tasty, easy and affordable on the table. Check out these dishes to end your dinner pain.

10 Essentials for Quick Casseroles

Casseroles are delicious and relatively easy to make. But they're not always quick. So what do you need to punch out a tasty dish that'll feed your family but won't force you to stay in the kitchen cooking all night?

10 Things You Can Make With a Can of Black Beans

Black beans are a versatile, tasty ingredient in soups, salads, chili and even brownies! Here are 10 things you can make with a can of black beans.

5 Best 30-minute Dinner Recipes

Great meals don't have to take hours. It's easy enough to whip up a delicious, adventurous or maybe even impressive dinner in fewer than 30 minutes. What are five of the tastiest quick recipes in the TLC cookbook?

5 Cooking Tools for Quick Dinners

With the invention of cool kitchen gadgets, prepping for dinner is easier than ever. Check out our list of your five must-haves.