Hey there, busy moms! We know how hectic life can get, juggling a million tasks while still trying to put a delicious dinner on the table. That’s why we’ve put together a list of seven easy and mouthwatering chicken dinner ideas just for you. These recipes are designed to save you time without compromising on flavor, making weeknight cooking a breeze. Whether you’re in the mood for a zesty stir-fry or a comforting casserole, we’ve got you covered. So, let’s dive into these simple yet satisfying dishes that will have your family asking for seconds! Let’s get to the easy chicken dinners.
Baked Lemon Herb Chicken
Marinate chicken breasts in a mixture of lemon juice, garlic, and your favorite herbs (like thyme, rosemary, and oregano). Bake in the oven until cooked through. Serve with a side of roasted vegetables or a simple salad.
Easy Chicken Dinner Stir-Fry
Quickly cook thinly sliced chicken in a hot skillet with a mix of colorful vegetables (bell peppers, broccoli, carrots, snap peas, etc.) and a stir-fry sauce of your choice. Serve over rice or noodles.
Creamy Garlic Parmesan Chicken
Sear chicken breasts in a skillet, then make a creamy garlic Parmesan sauce using butter, garlic, heavy cream, and grated Parmesan cheese. Simmer until the sauce thickens and pour it over the cooked chicken. Serve with pasta or steamed veggies.
BBQ Chicken Tacos
Shred cooked chicken and mix with your favorite BBQ sauce. Fill soft tortillas with the BBQ chicken, and top with shredded lettuce, diced tomatoes, shredded cheese, and a drizzle of ranch dressing.
Chicken and Vegetable Sheet Pan Dinner
Place chicken thighs or drumsticks on a baking sheet alongside a variety of chopped vegetables (potatoes, carrots, zucchini, etc.). Season everything with olive oil, herbs, and spices. Roast in the oven until the chicken is cooked and the veggies are tender.
Chicken and Broccoli Alfredo
Cook chicken pieces in a skillet and set aside. In the same skillet, prepare a creamy Alfredo sauce using butter, heavy cream, grated Parmesan cheese, and garlic. Add cooked broccoli florets and the cooked chicken to the sauce. Serve over fettuccine pasta.
Cook diced chicken with taco seasoning and serve in soft or hard taco shells. Set up a taco bar with various toppings like shredded lettuce, diced tomatoes, shredded cheese, sour cream, and salsa. Add a side of rice and beans
As you noticed, no calories or macros are listed here. If you are a Wellthy Soul client on a specific meal plan, stay on plan. For those of you exploring cooking more, remember, you can always adjust these recipes to your personal preferences and dietary needs. Happy cooking!