20 One Dish Recipes

Looking to make dinner with minimal prep and dishes? Try these 20 one dish recipes.

 Looking for new supper ideas for a busy evening? Here are 20 one dish recipes perfect for school nights from cookingmimi.com

It’s hard to believe but school starts up here very soon. The Phineas and Ferb theme song is wrong, there aren’t 104 days of Summer vacation. In fact for my local system I think it’s about an eighty day break.

School nights are incredibly busy, especially for working parents. Between homework, clubs, sports, church and volunteer activities evenings can be chaotic. It becomes tempting to head to the drive thru or order pizza.

This collection of one dish recipes contain slow cooker recipes, stove top recipes, and even an oven recipe or two. Whether you like pasta, rice, meatless dishes, or fish and seafood there is a recipe for nearly all tastebuds.

20 One Dish Recipes


Chicken Enchilada Rice Skillet from The Multi Taskin’ Mom

Sausage and Pepper One Pot Pasta from Just Us Four

One Pot Wonder Tomato Basil Pasta from Domestic Superhero

Rotini Beef Skillet from Thrifty Jinxy

Easy Chicken Fried Rice from Love Bakes Good Cakes


Cowboy Chili from The Thrifty Couple

Meatball Casserole with Summer Vegetables from Upstate Ramblings

Italian Chicken Roll Ups from Mooshu Jenne

Spicy Sausage Tortellini Soup from Just Us Four

Simple Tomato Soup from Drugstore Divas

Paleo Unstuffed Cabbage Rolls from Confessions of an Over Worked Mom

One Pan Linguine from Town and Country Living

Caprese Pasta Skillet from A Cedar Spoon

Cajun Sausage and Pasta Skillet

Cajun Sausage and Pasta Skillet from Cookin’ Mimi

Vegetable Quesadillas from Cookin’ Mimi

Egg Roll in a Bowl from Mostly Homemade Mom

Skillet Cilantro and Lime Fish Tacos from Mel’s Kitchen Café

Crock Pot Chicken Spaghetti from Mostly Homemade Mom

Greek Chicken Pita Pockets (Slow Cooker) from Mel’s Kitchen Café


One Pan Baked Salmon and Vegetables from Mom Endeavors

Looking for more school night supper inspiration? Check out my Easy Weeknight Dinners Board on Pinterest:

Follow Micha @ Cookin’ Mimi’s board Easy Weeknight Dinners on Pinterest.


  1. I know I will refer to this list many times. Pinned and stumbled!

  2. Thanks for sharing my recipe. Off to check out the others.


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