Quick and Easy Dinner Ideas

Get easy delicious dinner recipes, 30 minute meals, 4 to 7 ingredient dinners and family friendly dinner ideas, from our families to yours.

Whether you need ideas for tonight or are planning in advance, we've got you covered. We made meal planning easy with weeks of free meal plans with recipes. Use our quick, easy and family friendly meals to plan ahead for stress fee suppers.

Chicken Recipes
Chicken Recipes

We have all your favorite family chicken dinner recipes.

Easy Chicken

Quick & Easy Dinner
30 Minute Meals

From entree to sides, dinner is done in 30 minutes or less.

30 Minute Meals

8 Weeks of Menus
Easy Dinner Recipes and Menus

8 weeks of free family dinner plans with easy recipes included.

Easy Dinner Recipes

Easy Dinner Recipes and Menus

We've put together eight weeks worth of free meal plans, complete with the easy family dinner recipes for each day's main dish and side dishes. Click on the link for each week to get the full week of easy dinner ideas and the meal plan that goes with each day. We've done the planning so you can forget worrying about what's for dinner tonight.

More Fantastic Dinner Ideas for Any Day of the Week

Slow Cooker Suppers
Crock Pot Recipes

The greatest slow cooker recipe stash for an effortless dinner.

Crock Pot Recipes

Easy Recipes
Easy Recipes

Easy recipes from appetizers to decadent desserts.

Weekday Recipes

Grilling Recipes
Barbecue Recipes

Great dinners from the grill for any season.

Barbecue Recipes

Fast Family Dinners
4 to 7 Ingredient Dinner Ideas

With a few ingredients, a homemade dinner is easy.

4 to 7 Ingredients

Sunday Dinner Ideas
Sunday Dinner Ideas

Mama Shirley's recipes are old-fashioned family meals.

Mama Shirley's Best

Healthy Family Meals
Healthy Dinner Ideas

Healthy is simple and delicous with our family dinners.

Healthy Dinners

Belly Filling Chili
Best Chili Recipes

The best chili recipes for a hearty meal.

Chili Recipes

Freezer Meals
Freezer Cooking Recipes

Have delicious dinners ready to heat and eat.

Freezer Cooking

One Dish Dinners
Casserole Recipes

Easy one dish dinners everyone will love.

Casserole Recipes

If you're looking for a great selection of family dinners for beginners and even more experienced cooks, you've come to the right place. You can also get a new dinner idea daily on our Think Dinner Facebook Page.

30 Minute Meals - Chicken Recipes

30 Minute Chicken

Chicken done in 30 minutes or less

Quick Chicken
30 Minute Meals - Beef Recipes

30 Minute Beef

Quick and easy meals with beef

Quick & Easy Beef
30 Minute Meals - Pork Recipes

30 Minute Pork

Pork, bacon and ham meals

Quick & Easy Pork
30 Minute Meals - Pasta and Seafood Recipes

Pasta and Seafood

30 minute pasta & seafood meals

Easy Meatless
Quick and Easy 30 Minute Meals - Sweet and Sour Chicken

Easy Sweet & Sour

Most Popular in 30 Minute Meals

Easy Sweet & Sour
30 Minute Meals - Broccoli Spinach Fettuccine Recipe

Broccoli Fettuccine

Most Pinned 30 Minute Meal

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Simple Dinner Recipes

Whether you don't like to cook or don't have the time to spend in the kitchen, you can have flavorful dinners with easy to find ingredients and little effort.

12 Simple Savory Dinners

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Quick and Easy Family Dinner Ideas

These are our most popular, pinned and "liked" recipes of all time. They're the only recipe stash you'll need on nights you want dinner ideas...fast.

15 Easy Family Dinners

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Shrimp Dinner Ideas

Shrimp is versatile, healthy, and absolutely delicious. Try it with one of our 16 recipes to add variety and superb flavor to this wonderful main dish.

16 Dinner Recipes with Shrimp

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Elegant Entrees

These are the memorable recipes for those special occasions. From Simmering Scampi to Sizzling Steak, your luxurious feast awaits.

A Meal to Remember

Date Night Dinners



10 Muffin Pan Dinners
Muffin Pan Dinners

Dinner can be hand held and fun when you make it in a muffin tin. Because they're so portable, they're fantastic for lunches too.

Muffin Pan Dinners