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Dinner Done Easy!

Dinner is a piece of cake with these 15 delicious recipe lenses from the What’s Cooking at Squidoo crowd.  Check them out now.

Herby Balsamic Chicken with Asparagus and green beans

1. Herby Balsamic Chicken with Asparagus and green beans

When I am wanting a nice quick dinner, I often turn to chicken breast, as it is very quick and easy to make use of, so that the meal takes no more than twenty minutes to prepare. That being so, I like to use some balsamic vinegar, as it gives the meat a li…

Split Bengal Gram Rice Pilaf Recipe: A Delectable Indian Dish

2. Split Bengal Gram Rice Pilaf Recipe: A Delectable Indian Dish

Split Bengal Gram Rice is a dish that is not only easy to prepare, but also consumes less of your time spent in Kitchen. Bengal Gram is a pulse that is invariably a part of several Indian cuisines. It can be devoured in a variety of ways: boiling and tempe…

Carrot & Pepper Soup

3. Carrot & Pepper Soup

What makes this recipe so great is the fact that it requires no cooking what so ever. To add to that great thing, it is also is super yummy!

Easy Ham and Onion Pizza

4. Easy Ham and Onion Pizza

I love to cook, but sometimes the same old weeknight meals get to be a chore. That’s the time when I like to have a few easy recipes that are quick to make, but also fun. This recipe for Easy Ham and Onion Pizza is one that I like to keep up my sleeve…

Homemade Mac & Cheese

5. Homemade Mac & Cheese

When I was younger my Mother made this often. Through my adulthood I have made this for my children and now my grandchildren and they all love it. It brings back many memories each time I make it and I smile as I watch my family eat with gusto! It is simpl…

Bacon Spaghetti

6. Bacon Spaghetti

When I was growing up, and in need of comfort, mom would make Bacon Spaghetti. Something about it always made me feel better. The recipe must have been my Norwegian grandmother’s since my cousins remember eating it too, as a family favorite. I sometim…

15-Minute Napolitan Spaghetti - A Japanese Invention

7. 15-Minute Napolitan Spaghetti – A Japanese Invention

When I was a kid, my mother used to often make me spaghetti and it was one of those dishes that I kept requesting over and over again. I think most kids have a fondness for pasta, especially the simple kind. In America, macaroni and cheese, or spaghetti an…

Tasty Tri-Color Rotini Pasta Vegetarian Recipe

8. Tasty Tri-Color Rotini Pasta Vegetarian Recipe

This Rotini pasta recipe is a burst of colour, flavor and nutrition! I prepared this dish especially for Lent and those persons, like me, who observe the Lenten season. It is especially suited for Fridays during lent, when Catholics fast from eating meat….

Sweet & Spicy Ginger Beef

9. Sweet & Spicy Ginger Beef

As a time- crunched, over- scheduled mom of two busy kids, all our weeknight dinners are made in 30 minutes or less. One of my family’s favorite 30 minute meals is Sweet and Spicy Ginger Beef served over a bed of noodles. The bold flavors and sweet he…

One Pot Tomato, Herb, and Parmesan Spaghetti

10. One Pot Tomato, Herb, and Parmesan Spaghetti

Don’t you just love these one pot wonders? I sure do, and my dish- washing hubby does too! In my constant quest to rid our home of boring and repetitive meals, I am always looking for or trying to think up new recipes. Well, the budget belt is getting…

Minangkabau-Styled Chicken Curry With Coconut Milk and Fiery Hot (!) Bird's Eye Chillies

11. Minangkabau-Styled Chicken Curry With Coconut Milk and Fiery Hot (!) Bird’s Eye Chillies

The Mister and I bought one whole chicken on Sunday night with grand plans for a feast- y dinner for two throughout the week. At the mall, I specifically asked the young man behind the meat counter to cut the chicken into small chunks. I was slightly tempt…

Super Fast Parsley Pesto Pasta

12. Super Fast Parsley Pesto Pasta

Fresh and green tasting with a hint of garlic and citrus. I just made this delicious parsley pesto for dinner last night. Hubby loved it! The cats, not so much – they’re not into veggies. I’ve always grown my own garden, and became a pesto making…

Better than fast-food, A bright, crispy salad for dinner

13. Better than fast-food, A bright, crispy salad for dinner

This salad is one of our favorite super quick suppers, and it’s incredibly easy. We start with pre- prepped organic greens. Sometimes, I’ve planned ahead and prepped the greens I bought at the Farmers Market on the weekend. More often than not, t…

Not Quite Paella Surprise Recipe

14. Not Quite Paella Surprise Recipe

Ruthi’s Not- Quite- Paella- Surprise for dinner is a quick and easy meal that is, in fact, a traditional recipe. Paella is an old recipe which decades ago was made with whatever meat or seafood and vegetables were on hand, with the addition of rice. I…

Vegan Chocolate Chili Recipe

15. Vegan Chocolate Chili Recipe

Everyone needs a go- to recipe for days when they’re too tired, too busy, or too broke to try something new and complex. This vegan chocolate chili is the perfect ‘set it and forget it’ recipe for anyone who wants to make a delicious meal wi…

Robin Svedi aka rms is a Community Organizer and member of the Creative Team at Squidoo.com where her daily mission is to help lensmasters build better and more successful lenses about the things they know and love.

  • http://www.squidoo.com/lensmasters/partybuzz partybuzz

    It’s always interesting to me to read about what other people eat. These lenses look very interesting indeed!

  • http://LifeInOut.com/ Susan Deppner

    I’m getting SO hungry! Nice job, everyone!

  • http://www.squidoo.com/graceonline Kathryn Grace

    Lots of quick pasta dishes here to try out. We too like chocolate in our chili. It adds something indescribably good to it, so I’ll for sure be checking out that recipe. Thank you so much for including my super quick salad in the mix. It’s always such a fun surprise to see a photo I recognize.

    • http://www.squidoo.com/lensmasters/rms rms

      Thanks for sharing your recipe!

  • http://www.squidoo.com/lensmasters/JasonEaves JasonEaves

    Nice food dishes! Looks tasty!

  • http://www.squidoo.com/lensmasters/halloweencosplay halloweencosplay

    Some great recipes here. The salad looks really good. Thanks for including my chili recipe in this list!

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