Weeknight Wins for Parents


After a tumultuous summer and many unknowns looking forward, we understand this “back to school” season is anything but normal. 

You’ve been doing a lot, especially when it comes to cooking. We’re here for you and want to help provide some resources to make getting dinner on the table a little easier for those nights you just need a quick win. We think about quick wins in cooking as meals that check the boxes for being well-balanced, easy to prepare, and enjoyed by all. We know you have your go-tos, and when you need a break, try the recipes we’ve shared in this guide. 

5-Ingredient Recipes

Skillet Pesto Chicken + Asparagus
Simple Chili
Minestrone Soup
Shrimp and Black Bean Enchiladas
Easy Lentil Lasagna


20 Minutes or Less

Healthy Chicken Parmesan
Chickpea Coconut Curry
Easy Teriyaki Chicken and Broccoli
Garlic Beef and Broccoli Lo Mein
Pantry Pasta Puttanesca

Dinners with Leftovers for Kids’ Lunches

French Bread Pizzas 
Caprese Pasta
Ramen Noodle Salad
Pasta Frittata
Taco Salad
Chicken Pesto Tortellini
Veggie Chicken Kabobs
Burrito Bowls
Broccoli and Carrot Fritters
Empanadas


Family Favorites

Parmesan Chicken with Zucchini
Spinach & Tortellini Soup
Classic Ground Beef Tacos
One Pot Veggie Yakisoba
Gnocchi With Pomodoro Sauce

Enjoy! And good luck this back to school season.
Send us a message if you need help with Meal Hero, have suggestions, or just need a good recipe recommendation. We’re here for you! 
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