6 Deliciously Easy Back To School Weeknight Dinner Recipes

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Along with the holiday’s, back to school is probably one of the busiest times of the year. Wrangling the kids back into a proper routine along with the influx of homework, shopping, and general stress can be a lot to handle. During this stressful time, dinner had a tendency to fall to the back burner, making pizza and quick fast-food dinners a common occurrence. Luckily, the recipe geniuses of the world have come up with some pretty amazing recipes that not only look and taste great but are also super quick and easy to whip up as well. These are just some of our favorites.


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1. One-Pot Tomato And Basil Tortellini Soup

This play on traditional tomato soup is delicious, hearty, and ridiculously easy. Ready made tortellini pasta pairs perfectly with an easy pasta sauce based tomato soup and a few other great ingredients to create a dinner that the entire family will love.

Tip: To enhance this recipe, whip up a few grilled cheese sandwiches to serve up alongside this fantastic dish.

Head over to Gal On A Mission to find tons of delicious recipes and healthy living tips.



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2. Easy Weeknight Chicken Tacos

These non-traditional tacos are easy, totally filling, and the perfect weeknight surprise. Spiced chicken thighs are pan seared and covered in spices then shredded to create the juicy base of these slightly sweet, slightly sour tacos. They provide a creative break from the old school while still keeping things completely delicious.

Check out How Sweet It Is to find fantastic recipes for every occasion.


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3. Quick Chicken Parmesan

Everyone knows that chicken parm is a pretty simple dish already, but this awesome recipe makes creating it even easier. In only 30 minutes, the chicken is perfectly breaded, cooked, and covered in a perfect serving of tomato sauce and parmesan cheese. This recipe requires minimal effort but has tons of huge flavor.

Chef Savvy is full of fun, creative recipes that anyone can create at any time.


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4. One Pot Cheeseburger Casserole

Much different from a traditional burger, but still full of that good old hearty deliciousness, this recipe takes everything you love about an old favorite and turns it into something really cool. This recipe requires ground beef, cheese, and pasta along with a few other choice ingredients and takes less than 20 minutes to complete.

Head over to Damn Delicious to find plenty of comfort recipes that will satisfy the entire family.


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5. Cheddar Stuffed BBQ Turkey Burgers

Turkey burgers are a great alternative to regular hamburgers that are just as delicious but way healthier. These turkey burgers are stuffed with gooey cheddar cheese and outfitted with delicious BBQ sauce and a very short timestamp.

Find everything from delicious dinners to decadent desserts at Baker By Nature.


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6. 15-Minute Spaghetti Carbonara

If you’re looking for something to whip up quickly but are seriously tired of regular old spaghetti, this Italian-inspired dish is the perfect compromise. Tons of parmesan cheese and delicious bacon perfectly round out this easy 15-minute spaghetti that is perfect for those busy weeknights.

Find comfort foods and healthy eats at Damn Delicious.



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Jordyn Smith

Jordyn Smith

A city girl currently living it up in the south with my little family. I love baking, hoarding makeup, and daydreaming. If I'm not writing, I'm probably trying to think up weird pizza recipes or watching Property Brothers.
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