Quick and Easy Recipes

Check out this board whenever you find yourself short on time! There are a lot of quick and easy recipes here to enjoy any day of the week!
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garlic butter chicken in a skillet with the title above it and an image of grilled chicken
Garlic Butter Chicken
Your new favorite main course recipe! In just 15 minutes, you can whip up this chicken dinner idea that's bathed in a garlic butter sauce with white wine. So quick and easy! Try this one skillet garlic butter chicken today!
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chocolate no bake cheesecake bars stacked on top of each other with the text death by chocolate no bake cheesecake bars
Death by Chocolate No-Bake Cheesecake Bars - Averie Cooks
These Death by Chocolate No-Bake Cheesecake Bars are only for serious chocoholics because they're rich, creamy, decadent, and loaded with chocolate!!
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lime cilantro chicken with rice and black beans
Lime Cilantro Chicken with Mixed Rice and Black Beans
Try this Lime Cilantro Chicken with Mixed Rice and Black Beans! This chicken dinner idea is an easy spring recipe in 15 minutes. Loaded with flavor, this cilantro lime chicken with rice is a kid-friendly dinner! Save this main course recipe!
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Grilled Lime Cilantro Chicken
This easy grilling recipe is ready in just 10 minutes! Not only is this grilled chicken healthy, but it also comes out tender, juicy, and full of Mexican-inspired flavor from a lime cilantro marinade. Enjoy spring and summer grilling!
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creamy loaded zuppa toscana soup in a white bowl
Loaded Zuppa Toscana Soup
This soup idea for dinner is an Olive Garden copycat! This Loaded Zuppa Toscana Soup is an easy comfort food recipe you can make using the stovetop, Instant Pot, or slow cooker. Full of bacon, sausage, potatoes, and more, this creamy Tuscan soup is a cozy meal!
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soft and chewy lemon cookies are the perfect treat to eat for breakfast or dessert
Soft and Chewy Lemon Cookies
These soft and chewy lemon cookies are packed with big, bold lemon flavor for all you lemon lovers! They're soft, chewy and not at all cakey!
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Want more alcoholic 4th of July beverages? Here's an easy summer cocktail! With the flavors of pineapple and coconut, this summer drink recipe for frozen piña coladas is refreshing. You can even turn this rum cocktail into a virgin piña colada!
Easy Piña Colada
Want more alcoholic 4th of July beverages? Here's an easy summer cocktail! With the flavors of pineapple and coconut, this summer drink recipe for frozen piña coladas is refreshing. You can even turn this rum cocktail into a virgin piña colada!
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two bowls of jalapeno popper soup on a table
Jalapeno Popper Soup
Learn how to make Jalapeno Popper Soup! Loaded with bacon and potatoes in a creamy, cheesy broth, this soup idea for dinner is perfect for the cold weather. Plus, this easy comfort food recipe is ready in just 30 minutes! Try this cozy meal if you love jalapeno poppers!
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two bowls filled with beans, rice and guacamole next to the words cilantro chicken with rice and beans
20-Minute Cilantro Chicken with Rice and Beans
This easy spring recipe is a 20-minute chicken dinner idea! This main course recipe for chicken, rice, and beans is a perfect summer dinner. Healthy and loaded with flavor, this Cilantro Chicken with Rice and Beans will leave you feeling satisfied!
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lemon butter shrimp and broccoli on a plate with text overlay that reads, lemon butter shrimp and broccoli
10-Minute Lemon Butter Shrimp and Broccoli
You're just 10 minutes away from this seafood dish! Healthy yet full of flavor, this lemon butter shrimp and broccoli is a perfect Lent dinner idea. Plus, this Lenten recipe is baked in just one sheet pan!
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Slow Cooker Stuffed Pepper Soup
Whip up this Slow Cooker Stuffed Pepper Soup! Simmered in a tomato-based broth with bell peppers, onions, and ground beef, this soup idea for dinner is an easy comfort food recipe you'll surely love. Such a cozy meal!
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broccoli cheese soup in a white bowl with the title above it on top
The Best Broccoli Cheese Soup (Better-Than-Panera Copycat)
Make the best broccoli cheese soup of your life at home in 1 hour! Beyond words amazing and WAY better than Panera!
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Easy, ready in 20 minutes, and they taste better than from a fancy restaurant!! A CRISPY exterior with JUICY and tender pieces of shrimp on the inside, with spicy mayo on the side! Great as an appetizer or main course! Exterior, Appetiser Recipes, Snacks, Dinner Recipes, Salads, Shrimp Cakes, Spicy Mayo, Side Dishes Easy
Easy Shrimp Cakes
Easy, ready in 20 minutes, and they taste better than from a fancy restaurant!! A CRISPY exterior with JUICY and tender pieces of shrimp on the inside, with spicy mayo on the side! Great as an appetizer or main course!
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kale, white bean and chicken soup in a bowl
Easy 30-Minute Kale, White Bean, and Chicken Soup
A 30-Minute Kale, White Bean, and Chicken Soup! You'll love this easy comfort food recipe for white bean soup. Not only is this chicken kale soup with cannellini beans a cozy meal, but it is also healthy! Save this soup idea for dinner!
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baked lemon rosemary chicken in a white bowl
Baked Lemon Rosemary Chicken
This easy spring recipe is a must-try chicken dinner idea! 5 key ingredients are all you need for this main course recipe. Thanks to a lemon rosemary marinade, this oven baked chicken is a kid-friendly summer dinner!
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Super juicy, EASY, tender chicken that’s ready in 20 minutes and made on ONE sheet pan! Bursting with robust Mexican-inspired lime cilantro flavors that will make this an automatic family FAVORITE! Baked Chicken, Lime Chicken Breast, Chicken Breast Recipes, Baked Chicken Breast, Chicken Breast, Oven Baked Chicken
20-Minute Baked Lime Cilantro Chicken Breasts
Super juicy, EASY, tender chicken that’s ready in 20 minutes and made on ONE sheet pan! Bursting with robust Mexican-inspired lime cilantro flavors that will make this an automatic family FAVORITE!
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one skillet sausage and peppers with rice
Easy One-Skillet Sausage and Peppers with Rice
Your new favorite weeknight dinner for family! Complete with onions and rice, this Italian sausage and peppers is so flavorful. Plus, this one-skillet recipe is a quick 30-minute meal! Pin this for later!
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slow cooker pasta fagioi soup in a crock pot with the title above it
Slow Cooker Pasta E Fagioli Soup
A Slow Cooker Pasta e Fagioli Soup! This easy comfort food recipe is an Olive Garden copycat. Packed with ground beef, vegetables, and pasta, this cozy meal is better than the restaurant version! So, get your crockpot ready and try this Italian soup idea for dinner!
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the recipe for this 30 minute homemade alphabet soup is ready to be eaten
30-Minute Homemade Alphabet Soup
An easy comfort food recipe in one pot! You can whip up this cozy meal in just 30 minutes. Complete with vegetables in tomato-flavored broth, this homemade alphabet soup is so much better than store-bought. So, grab some alphabet pasta and try this soup idea for dinner!
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Nothing beats a bowl of this cozy meal! It's a sweet, creamy carrot potato soup. Served with honey cream, this Skinny Carrot Potato Soup is packed with flavor. You'll never miss the fat and calories in this healthy soup idea for dinner! Potato Soup, Carrot Potato Soup, Carrot Soup Recipes, Stew Recipes, Healthy Soup, Easy Soups, Easy Soup Recipes, Quick Easy Meals
Skinny Carrot Potato Soup with Honey Cream
Nothing beats a bowl of this cozy meal! It's a sweet, creamy carrot potato soup. Served with honey cream, this Skinny Carrot Potato Soup is packed with flavor. You'll never miss the fat and calories in this healthy soup idea for dinner!
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this creamy lemon chicken piccata is an easy and delicious dinner
Creamy Lemon Chicken Piccata
30-Minute Creamy Lemon Chicken Piccata - Averie Cooks
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slow cooker cabbage roll soup in a crock pot with the title above it
Slow Cooker Cabbage Roll Soup
An easy comfort food recipe for unstuffed cabbage rolls! Full of bacon, ground beef, rice, and more, this Slow Cooker Cabbage Roll Soup will warm you up. So, get your crockpot ready and try this soup idea for dinner! Your family will love this cozy meal!
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chicken thighs with limes and cilantro in a skillet
Skillet Lime Cilantro Chicken
Looking for kid-friendly summer dinners? This Skillet Lime Cilantro Chicken is a must-try main course recipe! In 30 minutes, you can have these baked cilantro lime chicken thighs that are so flavorful. Put this easy spring recipe on your chicken dinner ideas!
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chicken pad thai noodles in a pan with carrots and green onions
Chicken Pad Thai
Tender rice noodles, juicy chicken, with crisp-tender carrots, cabbage, and more for an IRRESISTIBLE and AUTHENTIC chicken pad Thai!!
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one pot tex - mex taco pasta is an easy and delicious dinner that's ready in less than 30 minutes
Tex-Mex Taco Pasta
Tex-Mex Taco Pasta - Averie Cooks
cheesy ravioli lasagna on a white plate
Cheesy Ravioli Lasagna
An easy comfort food recipe! This lazy lasagna with ravioli is a perfect weeknight dinner for family. Using just 4 ingredients, you can have this Cheesy Ravioli Lasagna that tastes so good. Save this lasagna recipe idea!
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chocolate brownie in a bowl with ice cream on top and the words one minute microwave brownie above it
One-Minute Microwave Brownie
When chocolate cravings strike, make this microwave brownie recipe in one bowl, without a mixer! Rich, FUDGY, and decadent!
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sheet pan sausage and potatoes with parsley on top
Sheet Pan Sausage and Potatoes
This main course recipe for sausage and potato bake is a winner! It's an easy family dinner using only 5 ingredients. Not only is this Sheet Pan Sausage and Potatoes hearty and flavorful, but it is also customizable!
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the best easy cheesy chicken tiquitos are on display in this collage
Chicken Taquitos
Chicken Taquitos - Averie Cooks
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two bowls filled with loaded cheesy chicken chowder
Loaded Cheesy Chicken Chowder
Need a soup idea for dinner? Here's an easy comfort food recipe! This cozy meal will become one of your favorites. Not only is this chicken chowder thick and rich while being creamy and cheesy, but it is also loaded with corn, potatoes, and more!
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this creamy garlic butter tuscani salmon recipe is the perfect dinner for any family
Creamy Garlic Butter Tuscan Salmon
Here's a weeknight dinner recipe that's also great to serve to company! It's a delicious home-cooked meal featuring a one-skillet salmon. Packed with flavor and texture, this Creamy Garlic Butter Tuscan Salmon is restaurant-worthy!
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easy 10 minute shrimp scamp recipe in a skillet
Easy 10-Minute Shrimp Scampi
Your Lenten dinner ideas must have this 10-minute shrimp scampi! This seafood dish will become one of your go-to Lenten recipes. Cooked in a garlic butter sauce, this quick and easy shrimp scampi is just like what you can get at a fancy restaurant!
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sheet pan filled with sausage and vegetables
Sheet Pan Sausage and Veggies
Need an easy dinner idea? Here's a sausage and vegetable recipe! Roasted to perfection, this Sheet Pan Sausage and Veggies has so much flavor. Plus, this simple family meal is customizable! Pin this for later!
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two pictures with different types of soup in them and the words tomato, beans & greens soup
Tomato, Beans, and Greens Soup
A vegan, gluten-free soup idea for dinner! Nothing will satisfy your craving for a cozy meal like this healthy tomato, beans, and greens soup. Packed with flavor and texture from veggies, this tomato and bean soup will keep you full! Save this easy comfort food recipe!
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Softbatch Cookie Butter Brown Sugar Cookies - Averie Cooks
I can’t believe I didn’t have a recipe for Cookie Butter cookies on my site. That’s fixed now. And there’s no butter and no white sugar in them. I’ve got umpteen recipes using cookie butter, like Cookie Butter Funfetti Triple Chip Bars and No-Bake Biscoff Marshmallow Chocolate Bars. But didn’t have cookies. Most people tend to use Trader Joe’s […]
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Slow Cooker Ham and Bean Soup
In the mood for a cozy meal? Here's a crockpot soup idea for dinner! It's an easy comfort food recipe featuring a bean and ham soup. Hearty with plenty of flavor, this Slow Cooker Ham and Bean Soup hits the spot! Stove top instructions included!
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this chicken baked ziti is an easy dinner recipe
Chicken Baked Ziti
A FAST and EASY pasta bake made with al dente ziti, juicy chicken, marinara sauce, and two types of CHEESE for the ultimate comfort food casserole! Ready in 45 minutes, perfect for weeknight dinners or casual family get-togethers, and picky eater approved! Use pasta that’s in your pantry, a jar of marinara, rotisserie chicken, cheese, and you’re set – nothing too fancy or complicated here and planned leftovers are a bonus!
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fudge chocolate chip brownies are stacked on top of each other
Fudgy Chocolate Chip Brownies
Here's an easy brownie recipe if you're craving a simple sweet treat! Your desserts to make at home won't be complete without the BEST Boyfriend Brownies. Fudgy with chewy edges and a crackly top, these chocolate chip brownies are perfect!
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grilled chicken corn salad with tomatoes and green peppers
Grilled Chicken and Corn Salad
Looking for spring side dish ideas? This grilled corn salad with chicken is a perfect Mexican food! You'll love this grilled chicken and corn salad recipe that's packed with awesome flavors and textures. Try this fresh summer salad!
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