Welcome to the Let’s Dish Weekly Easy Meal Plan!
Every Saturday, I’ll provide seven dinner ideas–one for every day of the week–plus two desserts and two breakfasts to try during the week. To make your life even easier, every dinner idea will include a suggested side dish. Happy cooking!
Cajun Rigatoni Bake
Rigatoni pasta is baked with smoked sausage in a spicy, cheesy Cajun Alfredo sauce in this crowd pleasing dinner that's so easy to prepare.
Make Ahead Freezer Rolls
Make your dough ahead of time, then thaw and bake these fluffy rolls at your convenience.
Slow Cooker Chicken Posole
Chicken and hominy are slow cooked in a seasoned, tomato based broth, then topped with fresh herbs and vegetables in this classic Mexican soup recipe.
Lemon Garlic Bread
Traditional garlic bread gets a fresh twist with a sprinkling of lemon zest.
Easy Tuscan Chicken Pasta Bake
Pasta and chicken in a creamy cheese sauce, loaded with spinach, peppers and fresh herbs. An easy weeknight dinner the whole family will love!
Kale and Almond Salad with Lemon and Parmesan
Fresh kale is tossed with almonds and Parmesan cheese in a tangy lemon vinaigrette.
Baked Spaghetti Lasagna
Hearty baked spaghetti in a creamy mozzarella and ricotta base, topped with a flavorful sausage marinara sauce.
Cherry Tomato Crisp
Cherry tomatoes are tossed with olive oil, then covered in a breadcrumb and Parmesan cheese topping in this unique and delicious summer side dish.
Chicken Bacon Ranch Mac and Cheese
Elbow macaroni baked in a three cheese sauce, with chicken and bacon, and topped with crispy bread crumbs.
Skillet Green Beans & Bacon
Green beans are sauteed until crisp-tender, then combined with crispy bacon in this classic vegetable side dish.
Slow Cooker Shredded Beef for Burritos
Slow cooked shredded beef with diced chilies, taco sauce and spices is perfect for burritos, tacos, enchiladas and more!
Best Cilantro Lime Rice
White rice is cooked in chicken broth then tossed with lime juice and fresh cilantro in this popular Tex-Mex side dish.
Slow Cooker Cherry Balsamic Pork Tenderloin
Pork tenderloin is slow cooked with a cherry balsamic glaze in this easy recipe that's simple enough for week nights, but fancy enough for company.
Cajun Roasted Potatoes with Creole Dipping Sauce
Potato wedges are coated in a mixture of Cajun spices, then dipped in a creamy Creole-style dipping sauce in this spicy side dish everyone will love!
Old Fashioned Blackberry Crisp
Fresh blackberries with sugar and a hint of lemon are baked with a crispy, crunch oat topping in this classic dessert that everyone loves. Don't forget the vanilla ice cream!
Four Spice Crackle Cookies
Chewy, gingersnap style cookies with cinnamon, cloves, ginger and nutmeg. Perfect for the holiday season!
Cranberry Cream Cheese Sweet Rolls
Homemade dough is layered with sweetened cream cheese and fresh cranberries, then rolled and cut in this delicious pastry that's perfect for the holidays.