Four Fast and Easy Dinner Ideas

To busy to cook? Tired of take-out? Why not check out these five, fast and easy dinner ideas? No complicated techniques, long cooking times, or big messes to clean up - just fast and delicious, no-fuss food.

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    Almost Fat-Free Spicy Chicken Lettuce Cups

    Photo © John Mitzewich

    This healthy and delicious chicken recipe is a snap using a cooked rotisserie chicken from the market, and a jarred salsa. The contrast between the crisp, cold lettuce cups, and the spicy, stewed chicken is wonderful. This chicken recipe can be served as an appetizer or a main course.

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    10-Minute Vegetable Chili

    Photo © Flickr user serenejournal

    You won't miss the meat in this great vegetarian chili recipe. This vegetable chili is healthy, delicious, and super fast to make.

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    Scallops with Asparagus

    Photo © Meryl Paul

    This scallops with asparagus recipe is a simple and elegant dish. It’s only has a few ingredients, and it’s fast and easy to prepare. Scallops and asparagus are a terrific combination and the white wine butter sauce really brings them together.

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    Easy Chicken Parmesan Bake

    Photo © John Mitzewich

    This ingenious chicken Parmesan requires no breading, no frying, and only takes minutes to put together. Since there is no fried coating in this chicken Parmesan recipe it's much lower in calories and fat. The crouton crust serves double-duty by soaking in the sauce and chicken juices, as well as forming a crispy, cheesy topping.