Quick & Easy Dinners

We know busy moms need meal solutions that work. Try our kid-tested, mom-approved meals to make feeding your family easier any night of the week.

Mac-and-Cheese Soup

A favorite dinner in a soup! We added a few vegetables as well but the kids will still love this one dish meal.

Bean and Cheese Quesadillas

To reheat leftover quesadillas warm them in a dry frying pan.

Thai Chicken-Broccoli Wraps

Broccoli slaw makes a quick filler for these healthy chicken sandwiches. Peanut sauce adds extra flavor.

12 Chicken Recipes Perfect for Any Schedule

These 12 healthy recipes are sure to become your weeknight go-tos. White meat, dark meat, roasted, grilled--there's something for everyone. And since cooking times range from 45 minutes to 3 hours, there's something for every time schedule.

Double-Duty Dinners: 11 Dinner Recipes with Twice the Yum!

Use tonight's meal to get a head start on a second supper by making extra of one ingredient and freezing it to repurpose later on. Deliciously clever, right?

Our Favorite Family-Friendly Meal Kits

For time-crunched parents who could use help getting healthy, home-cooked dinners on the table, a freshly prepped meal-from-a-box may be the answer. We tried out nine services to find out which kits truly deliver.

5 Days of 15-Minute Meals

The key to getting through a takeout-free workweek: creating a menu and doing some prep work on Sunday. Check out these recipes from Sara Haas, registered dietitian nutritionist and spokesperson for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

The 7 Meal-Planning Methods That Changed My Life

The mom-of-six behind the popular website Wellness Mama shares how she manages to get a homemade dinner on the table most nights of the week.

14 Healthy, Hearty Soups Made from Store-Bought Broth

Start with store-bought broth as your base to create more than a dozen hearty bowls of soup that will taste totally homemade. Pass the spoons!

How to Make Pumpkin Ravioli

Find out how to make Pumpkin Wonton Ravioli. Make this delicious fall recipe in just a few simple steps.

Veggie Zoodle Soup With Basil Pesto

When you're craving veggies, this light and summery soup packed with tomatoes, green beans, carrots, and zucchini noodles in immensely satisfying. The nutritional yeast in the pesto provides a cheesy flavor without cheese--genius!

Toddler Pasta

The vegetables are cut into tiny pieces then tossed with the tiny pasta, making this recipe perfect for little mouths.

Baked Chicken with Rice

Chicken strips get a crispy bread crumb coating in this dinner recipe. The corn and bean rice acts as a side dish to make this a complete meal.

Ravioli Soup

Kids will like the mini cheese ravioli used in this main dish soup. It's made with ground turkey, which keeps it low in fat and calories.

5 Family-Favorite Chicken Recipes From Around the World

Three cheers for crowd-pleasing chicken! These five recipes will be fast favorites with your poultry-loving clan.

Easy Dinners Made With Ground Meat

A pound of ground meat may not be the most exciting thing in your fridge. But come suppertime it's a busy mom's best friend: It's budget-friendly, endlessly versatile, and, best of all, cooks superfast.

5 Souper Soup Recipes

Hearty mix-ins and fun toppings add kid-friendly pizzazz to these soup-er weeknight recipes.

10 Totally Acceptable, No-Cook Dinner Ideas

When it's too hot to turn on the stove--or you just can't face actually cooking--these ideas from the new cookbook Make It Easy will help you get an appealing and relatively healthy dinner on the table without breaking a sweat.

7 Tech-Savvy Ways to Make Mealtime Easier (and Maybe Even Cheaper!)

Get details on the best apps, latest technology, and newest smart tools to make mealtime come together faster, easier, and cheaper.