News flash: It’s 6:30. Dinner’s not gonna make itself, people. You could splurge on takeout, give up and eat cereal, or try one of these 30-minute dinners we bet you haven’t thought of. Cauliflower grits? Sign us up.
11 Surprising Dinner Ideas That Are Ready in 30 Minutes or Less
Shrimp With Cauliflower “grits” And Arugula
Tasty enough for Saturday, healthy enough for Monday.
Chickpea And Vegetable Coconut Curry
Bursting with flavor (and a tenth of the cost of Thai takeout).
Skillet Gnocchi With Sausage And Broccoli Rabe
These are a few of our favorite things.
Baked Caprese Chicken Skillet
Life lesson: When in doubt, put mozz on it.
Sesame-ginger Salmon In Parchment
Love eating, but hate doing dishes? This one’s for you.
Thai Beef Bowls With Rice Noodles
Salads wish they were as filling, tasty and beautiful as this.
Lemon And Spinach Orzotto
It’s risotto’s low-maintenance cousin.
Zoodles With Tomato Sauce And Mozzarella
Craving spaghetti? Lighten things up with zucchini spirals.
Buddha Bowl With Kale, Avocado, Orange And Wild Rice
Try eating this bright bowl without smiling. We dare you.
Baking Sheet Quesadillas
File this under “Why the heck didn’t I think of this sooner?”
One-pot Stove-top Macaroni And Cheese
Basically our dream dinner: All of the cheese, none of the dishes.