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30-Minute Recipes

30-Minute Recipes

Get recipe: Szechuan Beef Stir-Fry

Finding the time to cook family-friendly meals can be tough, especially during the work week. But no worries; My Food and Family has you covered with these 30-minute meal ideas. If you're on a tight schedule but want to make delicious 30-minute recipes, you've come to the right place. Here you'll find tasty 30-minute meal ideas for breakfast or brunch, lunch and dinner, including several Healthy Living 30-minute recipes. So pick a recipe, turn your kitchen timer to 30 minutes, and let's get started!

1. Bacon Omelet Roll with Salsa

Bacon Omelet Roll with Salsa

Feature this delicious 30-minute meal idea on your brunch menu and prepare for compliments! Instead of standing by the stove waiting for your eggs to cook, use this omelet roll recipe so you can finish getting ready for brunch while your omelet bakes in the oven. Such a time-saver!

2. Mediterranean Chicken & Hummus Wraps

Mediterranean Chicken & Hummus Wraps

For a quick midday dish, try our Mediterranean Chicken & Hummus Wraps. This 30-minute recipe—actually, 25-minute recipe—can be the perfect Healthy Living addition to your fast-paced day. Parents will be happy to know that these tasty wraps fit perfectly in lunch boxes.

3. Szechuan Beef Stir-Fry

Szechuan Beef Stir-Fry

Your dinner entrée can be made in just 25 minutes, too! For instance, check out our delicious Szechuan Beef Stir-Fry recipe. This one-pan Healthy Living dish is best served over hot cooked long-grain rice.

4. Mushroom & Green Onion Skillet Frittata

Mushroom & Green Onion Skillet Frittata

Cook some eggs, mushrooms, cheese, garlic and bacon together in a skillet to make a fantastic frittata in just 30 minutes! When you're hosting a weekend brunch gathering with friends, you'll definitely want to include this simple, yet delicious, 30-minute recipe on your menu.

5. Quick Taco Salad

Quick Taco Salad

Get creative at dinnertime with a taco salad! Watch our Quick Taco Salad video to get a preview of our 30-minute recipe for a tasty taco salad.

6. Pulled Chicken Sandwiches

Pulled Chicken Sandwiches

Don’t be chicken, have some chicken! These Pulled Chicken Sandwiches are great 30-minute meal ideas for time-crunched fans of barbecue chicken.

7. Strawberry Pancakes

Strawberry Pancakes

Smell the aroma of brunch when you prepare these super easy, homemade Strawberry Pancakes! This festive and fruity 30-minute recipe goes great with some cooked bacon for a brunch crowd ready to enjoy their morning.

8. Parmesan Baked Salmon Recipe

Parmesan Baked Salmon Recipe

Put your oven to work with this Parmesan baked salmon entrée. You don't even need 30 minutes to finish this recipe—only 25! The family will love this Parmesan baked salmon dish with tossed side salad.

9. Cheesy Chicken & Salsa Skillet

Make a cheesy Healthy Living dish using this simple 30-minute meal idea. Follow our recipe video to discover how easy it is to prepare this delicious chicken, pasta and salsa skillet.

10. Buffalo Chicken Wrap

Buffalo Chicken Wraps

Look no further for an easy and delicious kid-friendly lunch idea! This Buffalo Chicken Wrap with is perfect for kids' or grown-ups' lunchboxes. You only need 10 minutes and seven simple ingredients to prepare this classic chicken wrap recipe.

For more 30-minute meal ideas, check out our 30-minute dinner ideas. If 30 minutes still doesn't cut it with your busy schedule, try one of our 20-minute dinner ideas or 15-minute dinner ideas. We also have a variety of 30-minute meal ideas in our collection of kid-friendly quick dinner ideas for families with busy schedules AND picky eaters.

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