16 Quick And Easy Meals With 7 Ingredients Or Less

Sometimes you just need to keep things simple in the kitchen. Whether you're trying to whip up something fast for lunch or you just don't want to spend hours in the kitchen preparing a complicated dinner, it's always good to have some simple, convenient recipes up your sleeve. That's where these 16 quick & easy meals come in! Not only are they all delicious, each of these dishes also only uses 7 ingredients or less. As easy on you as they are on your wallet, these recipes are almost too good to be true... almost!

1.–4. Baked Cheese Pasta 4 Different Ways

We've been feeling very inspired by a TikTok sensation, namely the famed baked feta pasta, so we're going to show you 4 pasta recipes using 4 different types of cheese. The OG recipe only uses tomatoes, feta, and pasta, but we wanted to expand on this general idea and use a variety of different veggies and cheeses to keep the cheesy pasta ball moving!

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Baked Cheese Pasta 4 Different Ways

5.–10. Tortilla Wrap Hacks 6 Different Ways

No matter which way you slice it, any ingredient that gets wrapped in a soft layer of tortilla is bound to be delicious. But did you know that you don't have to do any wrapping to make a tortilla wrap? Yep, all you need is one strategic cut! The technique we're about to show you will give you a perfectly portioned, layered wrap that you can fill with your favorite ingredients, and best of all, you can enjoy it any time of the day!

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Tortilla Wrap Hacks 6 Different Ways

11. Caprese-Stuffed Eggplant

Do you think eggplants are boring? Then you've definitely never had stuffed eggplant before! One bite of this healthy, cheesy, filling recipe and the illustrious eggplant will suddenly be your new favorite vegetable.

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Caprese-Stuffed Eggplant

12. Scalloped Potatoes Cake

Cakes aren't just for sweet treats, but if you don't believe us, go ahead and give our hearty scalloped potatoes cake a try! You love cake and you love scalloped potatoes, so what's not to love about this creamy ham and cheese casserole delight? It may not be a sweet one, but you're still in for a real treat!

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Scalloped Potatoes Cake

13.–16. Grilled Vegetable Sandwiches 4 Different Ways

There's no law that says a sandwich has to consist of bread, which is why we're serving up 4 no-bread sandwiches featuring delicious grilled vegetables for buns – they're quick and easy to make, a healthy alternative for those looking to drop a few stubborn pounds, and best of all, they taste ridiculously good!

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Grilled Vegetable Sandwiches 4 Different Ways

Eating quick & easy meals on a budget definitely doesn't have to be boring! These 16 recipes are all creative ways to eat healthy, delicious food, without the stress of complicated cooking. Treat yourself to some delicious food and well-deserved free time!


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