Weekly Dinner Ideas: 5 Simple Meals You’ll Love

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Need some serious dinner inspiration? Check out five of our favorite meals this week:


Mac & Cheese Stuffed Balsamic Portobellos (Pictured Above)

Why We Love It: This savory dish is perfect for those moments when you (gasp) run out of ways to serve up your mac and cheese.

Grocery List: Portobello caps, balsamic vinegar, brown sugar, macaroni and cheese, grated cheese, green onion

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Photo: Tracey's Culinary Adventures

Creamy Tomato Soup with Grilled Cheese Croutons

Why We Love It: Because the only thing better than grilled cheese croutons is...nothing.

Grocery List: Onion, garlic, red pepper flakes, whole tomatoes, brown sugar, bread, chicken broth, chives

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Photo: Just a Taste

Kale and Chicken Egg Rolls

Why We Love It: Who needs takeout when you can make your own (better) version of egg rolls at home?

Grocery List: Ground chicken, kale, carrot, egg, sugar, soy sauce, garlic, ginger root, chili paste, scallions

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Photo: Fifteen Spatulas

Crispy Spice-Rubbed Chicken Thighs

Why We Love It: Put all of your spices to use with this flavor-packed dinner idea.

Grocery List: Chicken thighs, ginger, chipotle pepper, curry powder, paprika, garlic powder, cumin, cayenne, cloves

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Photo: A Couple Cooks

Roasted Poblano and Corn Calzones

Why We Love It: Make this Italian favorite ahead for a time-saving (and tasty!) meal.

Grocery List: Poblano peppers, red onion, corn, spices, cheese, egg, pizza dough

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