Every week we pull together some great Canadian recipes from Canadian food bloggers around the web featuring one main ingredient or dish. Today it's the family saviour - 30 minute meals to feed the whole family!

30 Minute Week Night Meals | Food Bloggers of Canada

When fall hits that means it's back to busy weeknight schedules.  But you still want to get a healthy meal on the table that even your fussiest eaters will want to eat.

And oh yeah... it has to be fast.  Because who has time to slave over a stove on a Tuesday night when there's homework to be done, soccer practice and music lessons to go to and bedtime stories to read (and maybe some wine and Netflix for you later!)?

Here are 30 thirty minute meals for you to try - we hope you'll find a few to add to your weeknight rotation!

Easy Weeknight Meals Ready in 30 Minutes or Less

By Food Bloggers of Canada

  • Buffalo Chicken Flatbread Pizza

    By Food Bloggers of Canada

    This is a great dish for using up leftover chicken (cooking a whole chicken on the weekend can make meal prep a breeze during the week).  And **[Buffalo Chicken Flatbread Pizza](https://www.saltandlavender.com/skinny-buffalo-chicken-flatbread-pizza/)** is another meal kids can eat with their hands! From **Salt and Lavender**.

  • Veggie Burrito Bowls

    By Food Bloggers of Canada

    These [veggie burrito bowls](https://www.culinarynutrition.com/veggie-burrito-bowls-a-from-scratch-cooking-2016-recipe/) are a perfect quick weeknight family meal - you can customize them easily for different tastes, add in extras from the fridge to help clean out odds and ends and... if you have leftovers it freezes up really well! From **Academy of Culinary Nutrition**.

  • Moroccan Chickpea and Cauliflower Soup

    By Food Bloggers of Canada

    A hearty soup that makes a meal - **[Moroccan Chickpea and Cauliflower Soup](https://www.thesimplegreen.com/single-post/2017/02/04/MOROCCAN-CHICKPEA-CAULIFLOWER-STEW)**. Perfect for cooler fall and winter days.  From **The Simple Green**.

  • Quick and Easy Chicken Parmesan

    By Food Bloggers of Canada

    Chicken Parmesan on a busy weeknight? Absolutely with this **[quick and easy version](https://www.bitememore.com/feedme/105/quick-and-easy-chicken-parmesan-recipe)** that you'll have ready in 30 minutes.  From **Bite Me More**.

  • Baked Salmon with Greek Dressing

    By Food Bloggers of Canada

    Less than 30 minutes and you can have **[Baked Salmon with Greek Dressing](http://www.twopurplefigs.com/baked-salmon-greek-dressing/)** and a quick side dish on the table for a family of four.  From **Two Purple Figs**

  • Hoisin Mushroom and Cabbage Wraps

    By Food Bloggers of Canada

    Kids love anything they can eat with their hands and **[Hoisin Mushroom Cabbage Wraps](http://www.mykitchenlove.com/hoisin-mushroom-and-cabbage-wraps/)** fit the bill - a balanced meal they can pick up and eat! From **My Kitchen Love.**

  • 30 Minute Chicken Stew Recipe

    By Food Bloggers of Canada

    You may associate a hearty stew with hours of bubbling on the stove on Sunday but this **[30 Minute Chicken Stew](https://bakeeatrepeat.ca/30-minute-chicken-stew-recipe/)** will change all that - make it on a chilly weeknight! From **Bake Eat Repeat**.

  • The Best No-Mayo Tuna Patty Recipe

    By Food Bloggers of Canada

    These quick and easy **[No-Mayo Tuna Patties](http://www.shelovesbiscotti.com/best-no-mayo-tuna-patty-recipe/)** will team up nicely with a side dish or even as a burger alternative - and they're read in 20 minutes! From **She Loves Biscotti**.

  • One Pot Chickpea Spaghetti

    By Food Bloggers of Canada

    Not only are one pot dishes usually quick and easy on a weeknight, but they can feed a crowd AND you only have one big dish to wash! That's why we love this **[One Pot Chickpea Spaghetti](https://thecookiewriter.com/one-pot-spaghetti-pasta-meal/)**.  From **The Cookie Writer**.

  • Shortcut Bibimbap

    By Food Bloggers of Canada

    Another quick and easy dish that you can easily customize based on the tastes of the whole family - **[Shortcut Bibimbap](http://foodwhine.com/2016/10/shortcut-bibimbap.html)** can empty your fridge and make the whole family happy! From **Food and Whine**.

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