The working mom life can be extremely chaotic, and after a long day at work, a gourmet meal on the dinner table may be the last thing you have the energy for. But with these quick and delicious recipes, you can have you and your family fed and happy in no time at all, even if you don’t pride yourself on being a chef.
Creamy Chicken and Herb skillet
This chicken skillet recipe makes four servings in 15 minutes, only using a few ingredients, most of which you may already have in your kitchen, and one skillet, which is perfect for a quick and easy dinner at the end of the day. To top it off, this recipe is also gluten-free! You can check out the full recipe at: https://iowagirleats.com/2013/05/20/creamy-chicken-and-herb-skillet/.
Honey-Lemon Chicken Enchiladas
Lemon, honey, and chili flavors blend wonderfully in these enchiladas, giving you all the flavor without spending hours in the kitchen. This dish takes 30 minutes to make, including prep and cooking time and makes six servings. Check out the recipe and more details at https://www.tasteofhome.com/recipes/honey-lemon-chicken-enchiladas/
Sweet and Spicy Salmon
This healthy meal is full of omega 3’s and is under 350 calories per serving. Bursting with flavor, it takes 15 minutes to prepare and cook and yields four serving. You can add rice or other vegetables depending on the night. To read more about this meal, check out https://popculture.com/2018/06/20/recipe-sweet-and-spicy-salmon/
Zucchini Ham Frittata
This frittata recipe is a quick, microwaveable meal, which is perfect when you’re short on time. It takes 25 minutes, including prep and cook time, making four delicious servings. You can even bake this meal in the oven too if your plate doesn’t fit into the microwave. Go to https://www.tasteofhome.com/recipes/zucchini-ham-frittata/ for more details.
Tomato Tortellini Soup
This meal is perfect for cold weather to warm you and your family up. In addition to cooking in 15 minutes, this recipe only needs one pot, making clean up easy too. This lifesaver meal yields four servings. To see the complete recipe, go to https://bellyfull.net/2016/12/17/15-minute-tomato-and-tortellini-soup/
Chicken Rice Bowl
This recipe is nutrient-packed, super flavorful, and can easily be doubled or tripled for larger families. This recipe can easily be personalized to what your family likes, and only takes 20 minutes to prep and cook. To learn more, check out https://www.tasteofhome.com/recipes/asian-chicken-rice-bowl/
Cheesy Chicken and Broccoli Orzo
Chicken and veggie orzo cooked on the stovetop makes for an extraordinarily delicious and fast dish. This recipe only uses one dish, making clean up easy too. Yielding six servings after 30 minutes of prep and cook time, this recipe is one you should check out. To see the entire recipe, go to https://www.tasteofhome.com/recipes/cheesy-chicken-broccoli-orzo/