15 Favorite 30-Minute Meals

Veggie chiliI love playing around in the kitchen! Spending an entire afternoon making the perfect cake is a real treat. Actually, it's a double treat. If you know what I mean (kitchen pun!). But sometimes we need to throw together a meal in a hurry. Here are a few of our favorite meals that can be made in around 30 minutes.

Is it too soon for chili? I hope not, check out three vegetarian versions here.Shrimp scampiYou don't need tons of ingredients to make a fast and fancy dinner! Try making red pepper shrimp scampi this week.Mushroom burgerYou're gonna love these easy and delicious portobello burgersSushi saladSalads can actually be super filling and healthy! Try this sushi saladShrimp pad thaiMake take-out at home with this simple shrimp pad thai recipe5 easy saladsNeed more salad ideas? Here are 5 easy summer saladsBlack bean soupSoup doesn't have to be time consuming to make, try this quick black bean soup this weekend. Farro and kale saladLove this super healthy farro and kale saladStrawberry balsamic saladMix flavors with this strawberry and balsamic vinaigrette salad. Red wine pastaIf you haven't already you should totally try cooking your pasta in red wine. It's awesome! Southwestern breakfastWant breakfast for dinner? Try these southwestern style fried eggsPecan tilapiaIf you like fish you're going to love this pecan encrusted tilapiaPad see ewA current favorite of mine is this easy pad see ew. Yum!Classic caesar saladA classic (with a little added spice!): caesar salad with anchovy croutonsRed wine mushroom pastaJust a few ingredients make this red wine and mushroom pasta

What about you? Do you have any favorite fast dinner tricks up your sleeve? xo. Emma + Elsie