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Ridiculously Easy, Affordable Dinners To Make This Week

Looking for some quick dinners to make this week? We got you covered. We know you're busy, so this week we have super simple recipes that don't take a lot of time or cost much but taste like a million bucks. Most of these will only make you wash one or two dishes and a few can be prepped in advance in your slow cooker.

Slow Cooker Chicken Enchilada Soup

It doesn't get any easier than this. Dump a bunch of ingredients in your slow cooker in the morning, and you'll come home to a delicious, flavorful and filling soup.

Lemon Butter Cod

It tastes like you put a lot more work into this white fish dish than throwing some stuff in a pan and roasting it, but this primal recipe is so easy a caveman could make it. If you don't want or have cod, use any fish you want.

Crock Pot Stuffed Bell Peppers

All you have to do is mix a bunch of stuff together in a bowl, stuff it into your bell peppers, and toss them into the slow cooker. Does it get easier?

Crispy Cheddar Chicken

If you want cheesy fried chicken without the hassle, try this impossibly easy baked version that uses only a few ingredients and is super inexpensive to make. Pro tip: prep the chicken in advance and freeze it beforehand. That way, all you have to do is defrost and bake.

One Pot Wonder Southwest Pasta

Fool your dinner guests into thinking you spent more than eight minutes getting this outstanding, simple dish ready. It is packed with both flavor and veggies, so it's a win-win for everyone.


Whether you've had shakshuka a ton of times and love it, or you've never even heard of it, you need to make this recipe. This hearty, healthy veggie and egg dish will leave you totally satisfied, and you'll be pleased by the minimal cleanup involved with this one pan meal.