Recipe Roundup: Quick, Easy Weeknight Meals in 30 Minutes or Less

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By Kristin Sidorov
I can just see you now: Home after a long day of work and errands, zapped of all energy and staring blankly into the refrigerator. The last thing you want to do is cook, but you’ve made healthy resolutions for the New Year and need something quick, easy, and satisfying to soothe your weariness—without wrecking your diet.

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When finding healthy dinner options seems like more stress than it’s worth, it’s time to reevaluate your weeknight routine. Putting together a quick and nutritious meal shouldn’t be a chore, and these recipes prove that it never has to be again. These weeknight-saving meals are fast and easy from start to finish: All of them can be on your table in 30 minutes or less so that you can eat, enjoy, and get on with your night.

Spinach and Onion Soup (Girl Makes Food)

Smoky Toast Vegan Quesadilla (Pea Soup)

Warm Winter Tabbouleh with Feta (Cook the Story)

Japanese-Style Glazed Salmon (White On Rice Couple)

Spicy Pea Curry (love food eat)

Spinach and Red Pepper Frittata (Sea Salt with Food)

Black Bean Burgers (Bakeaholic Mama)

Yam, Kale, and Sausage Hash (Fueling Endurance Performance)

Honey Sesame Chicken (May Squared)

50-Plus Healthy, Low-Calorie Snacks (Skinny Meals in Heels)

Let us know your favorite go-to options for weeknights!

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I can just see you now: Home after a long day of work and errands, zapped of all energy and staring blankly into the refrigerator. The last thing you want to do is cook, but you’ve made healthy resolutions for the New Year and need something quick, easy, and satisfying to soothe your weariness—without wrecking your diet.

When finding healthy dinner options seems like more stress than it's worth, it's time to reevaluate your weeknight routine. Putting together a quick and nutritious meal shouldn’t be a chore, and these recipes prove that it never has to be again. These weeknight-saving meals are fast and easy from start to finish: All of them can be on your table in 30 minutes or less so that you can eat, enjoy, and get on with your night.

—Spinach and Onion Soup (Girl Makes Food)

—Smoky Toast Vegan Quesadilla (Pea Soup)

—Warm Winter Tabbouleh with Feta (Cook the Story)

—Japanese-Style Glazed Salmon (White On Rice Couple)

—Spicy Pea Curry (love food eat)

—Spinach and Red Pepper Frittata (Sea Salt with Food)

—Black Bean Burgers (Bakeaholic Mama)

—Yam, Kale, and Sausage Hash (Fueling Endurance Performance)

—Honey Sesame Chicken (May Squared)

—50-Plus Healthy, Low-Calorie Snacks (Skinny Meals in Heels)

Let us know your favorite go-to options for weeknights!

Get fit. Find nutrition facts. Live a healthy lifestyle. Sign up for our newsletter!

Photo: Girl Makes Food

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