Quick and Easy Recipes for Busy Moms - Wolfie Kids

Quick and Easy Recipes for Busy Moms



Being a mom is a full-time job, and finding time to cook healthy, delicious meals can be a challenge. But don’t worry! Here are a few quick and easy recipes that will make your life a little bit easier and your family a lot happier.

One-Pan Chicken and Veggies

4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts
2 cups baby carrots
2 cups broccoli florets
2 cups baby potatoes, halved
3 tablespoons olive oil
2 cloves garlic, minced
Salt and pepper to taste
1 teaspoon Italian seasoning

Preheat your oven to 400°F (200°C).
Place the chicken, carrots, broccoli, and potatoes on a large baking sheet.
Drizzle with olive oil and sprinkle with garlic, salt, pepper, and Italian seasoning.
Toss everything together to coat evenly.
Bake for 25-30 minutes or until the chicken is cooked through and the vegetables are tender.
Why Moms Love It: This recipe requires minimal prep and cleanup, making it perfect for busy weeknights. Plus, it’s a nutritious and balanced meal all on one pan.

15-Minute Shrimp Stir-Fry

1 pound large shrimp, peeled and deveined
2 cups mixed vegetables (bell peppers, snap peas, carrots, etc.)
2 tablespoons soy sauce
1 tablespoon honey
1 tablespoon sesame oil
1 clove garlic, minced
1 teaspoon ginger, minced
Cooked rice or noodles (optional)

Heat sesame oil in a large skillet or wok over medium-high heat.
Add garlic and ginger, cooking until fragrant (about 1 minute).
Add shrimp and cook until pink and opaque, about 2-3 minutes per side.
Add mixed vegetables and cook for another 3-4 minutes until tender-crisp.
Stir in soy sauce and honey, and cook for another 1-2 minutes until everything is well-coated.
Serve over cooked rice or noodles if desired.
Why Moms Love It: This stir-fry is lightning fast and customizable with whatever veggies you have on hand. It’s a great way to get a healthy dinner on the table in no time.

Slow Cooker Beef Tacos

2 pounds beef chuck roast
1 packet taco seasoning
1 cup beef broth
1 onion, diced
2 cloves garlic, minced
Tortillas and your favorite taco toppings (lettuce, cheese, salsa, etc.)

Place the beef chuck roast in the slow cooker.
Sprinkle taco seasoning over the meat, then add beef broth, onion, and garlic.
Cover and cook on low for 8 hours or on high for 4 hours, until the beef is tender and easily shredded.
Shred the beef with two forks and serve in tortillas with your favorite toppings.
Why Moms Love It: The slow cooker does all the work for you, so you can set it and forget it. Come dinner time, you have flavorful, tender beef ready to be made into delicious tacos.

10-Minute Caprese Salad

2 cups cherry tomatoes, halved
1 cup fresh mozzarella balls
1 cup fresh basil leaves
2 tablespoons balsamic glaze
1 tablespoon olive oil
Salt and pepper to taste

In a large bowl, combine cherry tomatoes, mozzarella balls, and basil leaves.
Drizzle with olive oil and balsamic glaze.
Season with salt and pepper, then toss gently to combine.
Why Moms Love It: This fresh and vibrant salad comes together in just minutes and can be served as a light lunch or a side dish. It’s a great way to enjoy the flavors of summer any time of year.

These quick and easy recipes are perfect for busy moms who want to put a healthy, homemade meal on the table without spending hours in the kitchen. Give them a try and see how they can simplify your meal planning while keeping your family happy and well-fed!

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