Best Family Dinner Recipes - Five Easy, Quick, Simple Ideas For Adults and Kids

Look no further, these are the best family dinner recipes - moms, dads, and kids have chosen. Try one of these five simple, super easy, quick weeknight family dinner ideas. They all include food for kids and parents alike will love for supper. Some are tried-and-true, and a couple are a probably new to you!

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Delicious spaghetti on a plate.
  1. Baked Spaghetti Pie: Preheat the oven to 375°F. In a skillet over medium heat, cook ground meat and onion until meat is cooked through. Stir in spaghetti sauce and simmer for 5 minutes. In a greased pie dish, layer cooked spaghetti noodles, ground meat mixture, and shredded cheese. Bake for 20 minutes. Serve with a salad and garlic bread.
A delightful cheesy chicken and broccoli casserole.
  1. Cheesy Chicken & Broccoli Casserole: Preheat the oven to 375°F. In a large bowl, combine cooked chicken (shredded or cubed), cooked broccoli, and shredded cheese. Spread the mixture in an oven-safe dish and top with crushed buttery crackers. Bake in preheated oven for 25 minutes.
A photo of a plate of wonderful-looking fish and chips. Yum.
  1. Baked Fish & Chips: Preheat the oven to 375°F. In a shallow bowl, mix together breadcrumbs, Parmesan cheese, and seasonings. Dip fish into a beaten egg, then into the breadcrumb mixture. Arrange fish onto a greased baking sheet and bake for 15 minutes. While the fish is baking, prepare the chips by cutting potatoes into wedges, tossing with olive oil and seasonings and baking for 20 minutes.
Tacos arranged nicely on a blue plate.
  1. One-Pot Taco Skillet: In a large skillet over medium heat, sauté ground beef, onion, and garlic until beef is cooked through. Add taco seasoning, canned diced tomatoes, and black beans. Simmer for 10 minutes, stirring occasionally. Serve with warm tortillas, shredded cheese, and toppings of choice.
  1. Creamy Chicken & Rice Soup: In a large pot over medium heat, melt butter and sauté chopped onion, celery, and carrots until softened. Add chicken broth, cooked chicken, and cooked rice. Bring to a boil, reduce heat, and simmer for 15 minutes. Stir in cream and season with salt and pepper.

Many families plan their meals in advance - check out Lome's Meal Plan or Family Dinner Plan templates to add engaging conversation and fun activities to your dinner so you can kick off your healthier household rhythms.

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