10 healthy dinners you can make in under 10 minutes

These dinners only take 10 minutes out of your busy schedule.

10 healthy dinners you can make in under 10 minutes

These dinners only take 10 minutes out of your busy schedule.
  • From the time it takes to the mess it makes, preparing dinner can be a burden. Unfortunately, cooking dinner is a necessity, but it doesn't have to be rocket science. Meals don't have to eat away your time to be healthy and delicious.

  • If you are tired of cooking dinner, save time with these miraculous 10-minute recipes:

  • 1. Chicken and vegetable stir fry

  • You're 10 minutes away from a delicious and healthy dinner with dish.

    Posted by Tone and Tighten on Saturday, January 14, 2017
  • A serving of stir fry will provide your daily serving of vegetables and protein. This simple, yet mouth-watering stir fry contains bright-colored veggies and tender chicken. Try using frozen produce to cut even more time.

  • Recipe here.

  • 2. Crunchy Asian salad

  • CRUNCHY ASIAN RAMEN NOODLE SALAD: This dish is essential for any summer picnic, BBQ, cookout, party, you name it! People...

    Posted by Gimme Some Oven on Tuesday, June 28, 2016
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  • You are minutes away from this sweet and savory salad. The tasty vinaigrette makes it the a perfect, light and refreshing meal.

  • Recipe here.

  • 3. Italian chicken wraps

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  • Packed with protein and fiber, these Italian wraps are a quick, yet nutritious dinner.

  • Recipe here.

  • 4. Cauliflower rice

  • 10 Minute Healthy Cauliflower Rice - An amazingly healthy twist on takeout fried rice but you can’t even tell the...

    Posted by Damn Delicious on Sunday, January 15, 2017
  • Using cauliflower instead of rice makes for a healthy twist. Try adding quinoa to add some texture to kick this filling, nutrient-dense dish up a notch.

  • Recipe here.

  • 5. Tex mex chicken chili

  • Jen Schmidt has perfected the "10-minute dinner" technique with this tex mex chicken chili. Consider doubling the batch to freeze for dinner on a rainy day. Recipe here.

  • 6. Easy homemade pad Thai

  • Nos encanta la cocina Thai, por eso, para la comida de hoy preparamos un pad thai vegetariano con nuestro Kit para preparación de Pad Thai de Thai Kitchen. Quedó delicioso y en tan sólo unos minutos.

    Posted by McCormick Colombia on Saturday, September 24, 2016
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  • Although pad Thai can be a tricky and time-consuming recipe, this one is quick and tastes delicious. Throw in chicken or steak to add extra protein.

  • Recipe here.

  • 7. Mexican style shrimp scampi

  • You're just 10 minutes away from this fresh, flavorful Mexican Style Shrimp Scampi. Recipe:

    Posted by McCormick Spice on Tuesday, January 3, 2017
  • Spice up your mediocre Monday dinners with this simple shrimp scampi. Serving this shrimp over rice or noodles will add some variety to your weekly meals.

  • Recipe here.

  • 8. Barbecue chicken pizza

  • 10 Minute BBQ Chicken Pizza - A perfect meal for a busy day!

    Posted by Six Sister's Stuff on Monday, August 19, 2013
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  • Instead of ordering takeout, try using pita bread as for the base of a quicker and tastier pizza.

  • Recipe here.

  • 9. Salmon with arugula avocado salad

  • We see your 30-min recipe, and raise you a 10-min recipe: crispy salmon with avocado & arugula salad

    Posted by Serious Eats on Monday, July 14, 2014
  • Salmon is full of health benefits, and this pan-smeared fish is as filling as it is refreshing alongside the arugula avocado salad.

  • Recipe here.

  • 10. Oven-baked tostadas

  • 10 minutes and a handful of ingredients are all you need to make these EASY OVEN BAKED TOSTADAS!

    Posted by Yellow Bliss Road on Wednesday, April 27, 2016
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  • Impress your family with a simple, yet delicious recipe - tostadas from your own oven. You can also tweak the tostadas however you see fit, which is a definite plus.

  • Recipe here.

  • All in all, if your day has been long and overwhelming, do yourself a favor and order takeout if these recipes won't suffice. Take care of yourself! And keep in mind that the quicker the dinner is, the faster the clean up will be. Enjoy!

Kristina Tieken is a staff writer for FamilyShare, public relations specialist with a love for the fine arts, food and exercise. She enjoys watching movies and spending time with her husband and family.

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