36 Low Effort and Healthy Dinner Recipes

This is your “best-friend” guide to cook delicious,  healthy dinners for you and your family with minimal effort. These super easy meals are also a great option to grab the basics if you’re just getting started learning to cook!

Cilantro Lime Shrimp with Zucchini Noodles

Cilantro Lime Shrimp with Zucchini Noodles

A perfect low-carb option when you’re looking for a quick, light dinner that’s packed with flavor.
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Baked Honey Garlic Salmon

Baked Honey Garlic Salmon

A whole salmon fillet coated in honey mustard garlic sauce gets baked in foil and broiled to a flaky finish. A no-fuss, healthy dinner ready in just 25 minutes!
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Tomato Spinach Shrimp Pasta

Tomato Spinach Shrimp Pasta

A low effort, nourishing dinner ready in just 30 minutes. Al dente pasta is tossed with spicy grilled shrimps, tomatoes, fresh spinach, garlic, and a drizzle of olive oil. It will become your new favorite for busy weeknights!
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Crisp-Tender Baked Garlic Chicken with Potatoes

Crisp-Tender Baked Garlic Chicken with Potatoes

Incredibly delicious, juicy, tender and fool-proof. This healthy chicken recipe will become a staple in your meals rotation.
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Honey Dijon Chicken and Veggies Foil Packs

Honey Dijon Chicken and Veggies Foil Packs

These honey dijon chicken and veggies foil packs make for a savory and nourishing dish, perfect for a quick and healthy dinner.
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20 Minute Healthy Sausage and Veggies One-Pot

20 Minute Healthy Sausage and Veggies One-Pot

This one-pot sausage and veggies is a down home, healthy, inexpensive, and delicious meal that you’ll love to make again and again.
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Healthy Teriyaki Shrimp with Zucchini Noodle

Healthy Teriyaki Shrimp with Zucchini Noodle

A delicious, low-carb, healthy weeknight dinner made with spiralized zucchini and shrimp with teriyaki sauce and toasted sesame seeds. This stir fry is so quick and easy to make, and takes less than 20 minutes in total!
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Sheet Pan Garlic Butter Chicken and Asparagus

Sheet Pan Garlic Butter Chicken and Asparagus

Crisp at the perfection, this one pan dish will have your family gathering around the table in no time for a busy weeknight!
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healthy recipes to make for dinner

healthy recipes to make for dinner

Enjoy the hearty flavors of a nourishing dinner with these lemon garlic herb shrimp in foil packets. This quick, healthy dinner is so easy to make, anyone can do it!
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Sausage, Pepper and Cauliflower Fried Rice

Sausage, Pepper and Cauliflower Fried Rice

A nutritious blend of flavors for a delicious dinner ready in 20 minutes.
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Quick Pesto Chicken Pasta

Quick Pesto Chicken Pasta

You’ll be delighted by this pesto chicken pasta, packed full of mediterranean flavors. A fresh and easy dinner, ready in 30 minutes.
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Roasted Harissa Chicken Breasts

Roasted Harissa Chicken Breasts

This quick, wholesome recipe for chicken breasts is downright simple. Lovers of spicy flavors will be delighted!Get the recipe

Lemon Garlic Butter Salmon in Foil with Pineapple

Lemon Garlic Butter Salmon in Foil with Pineapple

This healthy lemon garlic butter salmon is a breeze to make and the method of cooking it all together in a foil pouch seals in moisture and keeps the sweet aroma intact. A no-fuss weeknight dinner with no clean up!
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Easy Pesto Baked Pork Chops

Easy Pesto Baked Pork Chops

These baked pork chops stand on the healthier side of the scale. Put them on the menu and you're sure to make a hit.
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Zucchini Noodles in Creamy Tomato Sauce

Zucchini Noodles in Creamy Tomato Sauce

Try these zucchini noodles for a low carb comfort dinner that will be on your table in less than 20 minutes!
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One-Skillet Mediterranean Gnocchi

One-Skillet Mediterranean Gnocchi

Now you can enjoy a super fast and delicious meat-free meal at home.
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Quinoa and Cucumber Noodles Salad With Avocado Dressing

Quinoa and Cucumber Noodles Salad With Avocado Dressing

A protein-rich salad that will quickly become a weekday staple.
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Spicy Honey Garlic Salmon

Spicy Honey Garlic Salmon

This Spicy Honey Garlic Salmon is perfect for a quick weekday evening: smother your pan seared salmon fillets with a garlic honey mustard glaze and dinner is ready in under 20 minutes! Say hello to your new favorite healthy dinner!
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Balsamic Honey Skillet Chicken Legs

Balsamic Honey Skillet Chicken Legs

Makes for a crazy-easy dinner with a punch of flavor. 2 to 3 serving; ready in 30 minutes only.
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Stuffed Tomatoes with Chicken Quinoa

Stuffed Tomatoes with Chicken Quinoa

These healthy quinoa stuffed baked tomatoes are filling, delicious and incredibly nutritious!
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Chicken Breasts & Asparagus Foil Packets

Chicken Breasts & Asparagus Foil Packets

Keep all the good-for-you nutrients with this healthy dinner option using parchment pockets to steam chicken and asparagus.
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Spicy lime Chicken with Herbed Quinoa.

Spicy lime Chicken with Herbed Quinoa.

This garlic lime chicken tenders and quinoa is a whole and satisfying meal, perfect for a dinner for two.
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Basil Garlic Chicken with Spicy Tomato Sauce

Basil Garlic Chicken with Spicy Tomato Sauce

A family dinner full of flavors and ready in 30 minutes.
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Quick Chickpea Chicken Soup

Quick Chickpea Chicken Soup

Yummy and Hearty— A simple and comforting chicken soup with tons of flavor.
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Spicy Harissa-Glazed Salmon with Yogurt Sauce

Spicy Harissa-Glazed Salmon with Yogurt Sauce

A sweet and spicy dish, perfect for a quick dinner after a long day at work.
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Cashew Whole Cauliflower Curry (Slow Cooker)

Cashew Whole Cauliflower Curry (Slow Cooker)

A filling main course packed with good-for-you nutrients. Did we mentioned it is vegan?
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Garlicky Cajun Carrots Mushroom Chicken

Garlicky Cajun Carrots Mushroom Chicken

This one skillet chicken with garlic cajun sauce is perfect for a midweek dinner with minimal fuss. After a good braise with sweet carrots, bell peppers and mushrooms, pop the spicy chicken skillet in the oven for 20 minutes.
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Crock Pot Potato Carrot Beef Stew

Crock Pot Potato Carrot Beef Stew

A quick, comforting dinner, yet easy on your waistline.
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Grape Tomato and Basil Pasta

Grape Tomato and Basil Pasta

This grape tomato and basil pasta comes together in less than 15 minutes, making for a delicious and super easy dinner your family will love!
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Carrot Turmeric Red Lentil Stew

Carrot Turmeric Red Lentil Stew

A flavorful dinner option in 20 minutes from scratch.
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Baked Chickpea Tomato Eggplant Cups

Baked Chickpea Tomato Eggplant Cups

Try this wholesome meal loaded with plant-based protein.
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Healthy Baked Tandoori Chicken

Healthy Baked Tandoori Chicken

Healthy and delicious Indian flavors you can enjoy right in your home. The recipe is pretty straightforward and the flavors are crazy delicious!
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Baked Quinoa Pork Chops

Baked Quinoa Pork Chops

This tasty, simple, and satisfying one pan pork chops quinoa for two proves cooking healthy doesn’t have to be expensive or a giant time suck.
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Oven Roasted Salmon with Zucchini Noodles

Oven Roasted Salmon with Zucchini Noodles

Roasting is one of the fastest and easiest ways to prepare salmon. Crispy on the outside and juicy inside, these healthy oven roasted salmon fillets with cajuns spices over zucchini noodles are ready in less than 20 minutes.
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One-Pan Cajun Chicken

One-Pan Cajun Chicken

Starches, veggies, proteins, all on the same pan: A simple, easy dinner, loaded with flavor.
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Grilled Chicken Cabbage Salad with Raspberry Balsamic Dressing

Grilled Chicken Cabbage Salad with Raspberry Balsamic Dressing

This balanced combo keeps you both refreshed and satisfied throughout hot summer days.
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