We’ve all had those days — the ones that fly by in the blink of an eye, and before you know it, it’s time to put dinner on the table. You’re exhausted, and you just know you don’t have it in you to spend hours preparing a big meal. When you’re low on time and energy (and let’s face it, when aren’t we these days?), you want to whip up something quick and easy that the whole family will still love.
Because let’s be real — on those days, you really don’t want to deal with the added hassle of making individual meals for each kid or trying to placate your picky eaters. You need a recipe that will be a hit with everyone, not to mention something you feel good about serving to your favorite people.
Fortunately, we live in a day and age when food bloggers have made life a little easier for the rest of us by sharing their favorite no-fuss recipes. We combed the internet to find 11 last-minute recipes that are ready in around half an hour and are sure to please every palate in your household.
A version of this article was originally published in July 2018.