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23 Quick and Easy Healthy Family Dinner Ideas

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It’s dinner time, and you’re out of ideas?  You need some quick and easy healthy family meal suggestions!  We’ve rounded up 23 of our favorites for you to try.

From Thai meatball lettuce wraps to Mexican pizzas to grilled lime coconut shrimp, there is a huge variety of meal options to delight all sorts of palates! Let us know which one you’re going to try first.


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Idaho Sunrise Baked Egg in a Baked Potato

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Taco Bell Mexican Pizzas

3. Taco Bell Mexican Pizzas :: Domestic Superhero

Quinoa Fried Rice

4. Quinoa Fried Rice :: Domestic Superhero

Thai Lettuce Wraps


5. Thai Meatball Lettuce Wraps :: The Garlic Diaries

Santa Monica Street Tacos

6. Santa Monica Street Tacos :: Crème de la Crumb

Lemon Ricotta Pasta with Spinach and Red Peppers

7. Lemon Ricotta Pasta with Spinach and Red Peppers :: Scattered Thoughts of a Crafty Mom

Asian Chicken and Veggie Soup

8. Asian Chicken and Veggie Soup ::  Scattered Thoughts of a Crafty Mom

Grilled Key Lime Chicken Wings

9. Grilled Key Lime Chicken Wings :: This Silly Girl’s Life

Cauliflower Buffalo Wings with Vegan Ranch Dip

10. Cauliflower Buffalo Wings with Vegan Ranch Dip :: This Silly Girl’s Life

Paleo One Pan Italian Chicken

11. Paleo One Pan Italian Chicken :: Just Us Four

One Pot Chicken & Kale

12. One Pot Chicken and Kale :: Just Us Four

Skinny Green Chicken Enchiladas

13. Skinny Green Chicken Enchiladas :: My Turn For Us

Slow Cooker Coconut Ginger Chicken

14. Slow Cooker Coconut Ginger Chicken :: Tastes of Lizzy T’s

Chicken & Avocado Salad

15. Chicken and Avocado Salad :: Nums the Word

Crockpot Lentils With Curry

16. Crockpot Lentils with Curry :: Nums the Word


17. Greek Chicken Souvlaki with Lemon Rice :: Butter With a Side of Bread

Creamy Lemon Pasta with Chicken & Asparagus

18. Creamy Lemon Pasta with Chicken and Asparagus :: Butter With a Side of Bread

Crockpot BBQ Chicken

19. Crockpot BBQ Chicken :: The Typical Mom

Grilled Lime Coconut Shrimp

20. Grilled Lime Coconut Shrimp :: Domestic Superhero

Stovetop Chicken Souvlaki Recipe

21. Stovetop Chicken Souvlaki Recipe :: Food, Folks and Fun

One Pot Chicken Bruschetta Pasta

22. One Pot Chicken Bruschetta Pasta :: Savory Experiments

Healthy Grilled Shrimp Skewers with Mango Salsa

23. Healthy Grilled Shrimp Skewers with Mango Salsa :: Yummy Healthy Easy

Make a stress free dinner with these great resources gathered by the crew at Spaceships and Laser Beams.

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What healthy dinner idea are you ready to cook?

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Jennifer Carver

As the mother of 4 children, 3 of whom are busy boys, much of Jen's free time is spent at the ball field, brushing up on video game terminology and building Lego towers. Jen is the owner and creative mind behind Banner Events. With a passion for event planning & party styling and an obsession with the little details that take an event from ordinary to extraordinary, Jen wakes up every morning excited to get to work.