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Weeknight Meals Recipes

Pressed for time after work/school and need to rush off to various activities? I have some speedy weeknight meals that will get you out the door with a happy and full belly. From Crispy Oven-Fried Gnocchi and Veggies to Roasted Greek Chicken Thighs to Pesto Chicken and Cauliflower, you’ll be on your way in a flash.

A white and orange bowl of instant pot chicken chili topped with a lime, onions, and cilantro

Easy Instant Pot Chicken Chili

a white bowl with zoodles and bruschetta chicken topped with basil and tomatoes

Whole30 Bruschetta Chicken Recipe {Paleo, Keto, Gluten-Free}

a white bowl with sheet pan sausage and veggies

Sheet Pan Sausage and Veggies {Whole30, Gluten-Free}

A rectangular dish with carrot mash and a pad of butter topped with parsley

Easy Carrot Mash {Vegetarian, Whole30, Paleo}

A glass bowl of whole30 chicken salad with avocado on a grey plate

Whole30 Chicken Salad {Keto and Paleo Chicken Salad}

A bowl of crispy fried potatoes topped with parsley

Air Fryer Home Fries

a baking sheet with chopped frozen onions on a piece of parchment

Freezing Onions {How to Freeze Onions}

Roasted Frozen Broccoli {Crispy Broccoli}

a plate of greek fries with sliced cucumbers

Easy Greek Fries {Sweet Potato Feta Fries}

a bowl of vegan butternut squash soup with herbs and bread

Spicy Butternut Squash Soup {Vegan}

a bowl of instant pot quinoa with veggies on a white board with lime and cilantro

Zesty Instant Pot Quinoa {Vegan Quinoa Recipe}

air fried asparagus with lemon and salt on a wooden board

Air Fryer Asparagus {Whole30, Paleo, Vegan, Keto}

a plate of greek chicken thighs with roasted potatoes and salad

Roasted Greek Chicken Thighs {Whole30,Paleo,GF}

a paleo frittata in a cast iron skillet with greens and onion

Whole30 + Paleo Frittata {Dairy-Free, GF, Keto}

a plate of air fryer cauliflower with onion, salt, and tomatoes

Air Fryer Cauliflower {Whole30, Paleo, Vegan, Keto}

Two bowls of whole30 + paleo french onion soup with thyme

Instant Pot French Onion Soup {Paleo, Whole30}

a bowl of chicken and cauliflower with tomatoes

Pesto Chicken and Cauliflower {Whole30, Paleo, Keto, DF}

A hand holding a lettuce wrapped pork fajita with peppers and onions

Sesame Sheet Pan Pork Fajitas {Whole30, Paleo, Keto, GF}

skillet fried potatoes in a cast iron skillet with rosemary and ketchup

Whole30 Potatoes – Skillet Fried Potatoes {Whole30, Gluten-Free, Vegan}

two bowls of instant pot paleo beef and broccoli with hot sauce

Instant Pot Paleo Beef and Broccoli {Whole30, Paleo, GF}

An chicken stuffed instant pot sweet potato on a plate with tomatoes and herbs

Chicken Gyro Instant Pot Sweet Potatoes (GF)

fried halloumi with tomatoes and zoodles in a bowl

Fried Halloumi With Bruschetta Zoodles (Keto, Vegetarian)

Five-Minute Sesame Snow Pea Recipe

Basil Thai Chicken With Zoodles in a bowl with chopsticks

Thai Basil Chicken Recipe – Pad Krapow {Whole30, Paleo}