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    27 Easy Weeknight Dinners Your Kids Will Actually Like

    "Picky" isn't always synonymous with "difficult."

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    1. Easy Lime Chicken

    If the cilantro is going to be a ~thing~ you can just leave it off. Recipe here.

    2. Skirt Steak Fajitas

    Everybody wins here. Recipe here.

    3. Taco Baked Pasta

    Recipe here.

    4. Cheese-Crusted Pork

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    Maybe think twice about the arugula. Recipe here.

    5. Roasted Chicken and Tomato Pesto Spaghetti Florentine

    Eating spaghetti with jarred tomato sauce EVERY. NIGHT. will get old. Change it up, just a little bit. Recipe here.

    6. Chicken Pot Pie Casserole

    Store-bought pie crust saves the day in this semi-homemade classic. Recipe here.

    7. Lasagna Grilled Cheese

    This is the grilled cheese that all kids will eat and all parents deserve. Recipe here.

    8. Parmesan-Baked Chicken Nuggets

    9. French Bread Pizza

    Perfect for when it's the less kitchen-savvy parent's turn to feed the kids, you know? Also, note that the toppings can be ANYTHING YOU WANT. Recipe here.

    10. 12-Minute Chicken and Broccoli

    11. 30-Minute Skillet Lasagna

    Even kids that hate tomatoes will eat them when they're pureed and mixed with pasta and some cheese. Recipe here.

    12. Chicken Enchiladas

    Always. Recipe here.

    13. Easy Fried Rice

    Change up the vegetables and the meat based on your family's personal favorites. Recipe here.

    14. Spaghetti Omelet

    Egg haters are much more likely to broaden their horizons when there's pasta cooked in there. Out of curiousity, if nothing else. Recipe here.

    15. Baked Ziti

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    The ultimate pasta casserole really isn't very hard to make. Recipe here

    16. Taco Grilled Cheese

    Obviously, the guac is optional. Recipe here.

    17. Crispy Fish Sticks

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    Even kids who don't like fish (so, most kids) will eat fried fish. Recipe here.

    18. Turkey Spinach Sliders

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    Burgers are great vessels for hiding green vegetables. Recipe here.

    19. Stromboli

    Start with storebought pizza dough, then have the kids help you assemble and roll the strombolis. Recipe here.

    20. Grilled Marinated Steak Kebabs

    Fun to eat, and deceptively healthy. Recipe here.

    21. Easy Baked French Dip Sandwiches

    If you're being honest with yourself, you're even more excited about these than your kids are. Recipe here.

    22. Broccoli and Cheese Quesadillas

    A 4-ingredient, surefire way to get kids to eat broccoli. Recipe here.

    23. Chicken Taco Salad

    Salad can be a tough sell. Chips and cheese make it easier. Recipe here.

    24. Ranch Cheddar Chicken

    What's not to love? Recipe here.

    25. Asian Chicken Lettuce Wraps

    I know lettuce wraps seem a little bit... adult. Just play up the finger food factor and you'll be A-OK. Recipe here.

    26. Turkey Pesto Panini

    27. Homemade Franks and Beans

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