Meal Planning Made Easy – Week 11

Welcome to another week of Meal Planning Made Easy where 8 moms share their favourite recipes for a whole week of quick and simple dinner ideas the whole family will enjoy eating.

Just scroll down to see this week’s simple meal ideas and be sure to pin them or share them on Facebook so your friends can enjoy them too!

So many great recipes here for next week's meal plan. The salmon looks delicious and that baked tortellini casserole - yum! Click on the picture to see all of the recipes.

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Here’s a quick tip for you – treat yourself to one of these weekly planning boards so that you can make a note of your meal plan. Not only will you not forget what you’re making but the whole family can see what they’ll be enjoying for dinner!


Chicken Enchilada Casserole

“What happens when you realize that a couple hours before dinner with a busy night ahead, you remember that you forgot to put your Chicken in the crockpot? What?! Umm ya. Last night that happened to me, so I got this brilliant idea Winking smile! My dinner was suppose to be Chicken Enchiladas, so instead I made… Chicken Enchilada Casserole!- Faith Filled Food for Moms


Buffalo Salmon, An Easy Fish Recipe

“Spice up dinner with a few extra ingredients. Buffalo salmon is a quick and easy dinner recipe that will satisfy any spice lover’s palate.”- Real: The Kitchen and Beyond


Baked Tortellini Casserole

“This one is really the perfect meal for busy families. And right now, we are super busy at the Smith House. So it’s nice to have these quick and easy recipes we can pull together in less than an hour. This one only takes 30 minutes to bake.”- Written Reality


Muenster Chicken & Mushrooms

“This is the perfect recipe to start with when trying to introduce mushrooms to the family. Since the mushrooms are just on the top of the chicken, they could easily pick them off if they wanted but it still gave the chicken a great flavor!”- A Grand Life

Related:  A Busy Mom's Guide to Meal Planning


Meatless Dinner Recipe: Calzones

“One of my favorite Friday dinners is homemade calzones. They’re easy to make, usually cheap, and an easy way to include kids in the meal preparation.”- A Life in Balance


Simple Mexican Skillet

“Simple Mexican Skillet is a great idea for Cinco de Mayo or any other night. It’s a simple one pot dinner that features great flavors such as tomatoes and chilies, cheese, and ground beef.”- It is a Keeper


Better Than Takeout Sesame Chicken

“Being the frugal mama that I am, and trying to make healthier choices for myself and my family, going out to indulge in my love for sesame doesn’t happen very often. And I’m OK with that because I found this from Rasa Malaysia. I’ve been making this at least twice a month since Halloween and it is definitely in our top five favorite dinners. Try it for yourself today and you’ll never go back to Panda Express again!”- Tastefully Frugal


Pumpkin Cupcake Recipe with Toasted Meringue

“This easy Pumpkin Cupcake Recipe with Toasted Meringue adds healthy pumpkin puree to a boxed cake mix and will be ready in minutes.”- A Day in Candiland

Looking for More?

25 Kid Friendly Southern Comfort Food Recipes

“The nights are drawing in so it’s a perfect time to add one of these kid friendly southern comfort food recipes into your meal plans.”- Super Mommy Club

Don’t forget our collection of 30 Minute Dinners (Save to Pinterest) or our Easy Ground Beef Casserole Recipes (Save to Pinterest).

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