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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

gimmesomeoven.com

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

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2. Skirt Steak Fajitas

applesandsparkle.com

Everybody wins here. Recipe here.

3. Taco Baked Pasta

pepper.ph

Recipe here.

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4. Cheese-Crusted Pork

Johnathan Lovekin / marthastewart.com

Maybe think twice about the arugula. Recipe here.

5. Roasted Chicken and Tomato Pesto Spaghetti Florentine

picky-palate.com

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

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6. Chicken Pot Pie Casserole

pipandebby.com

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

7. Lasagna Grilled Cheese

joythebaker.com

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

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8. Parmesan-Baked Chicken Nuggets

gimmesomeoven.com

Recipe here.

9. French Bread Pizza

thepioneerwoman.com

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.

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10. 12-Minute Chicken and Broccoli

gimmesomeoven.com

Recipe here.

11. 30-Minute Skillet Lasagna

fivehearthome.com

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

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12. Chicken Enchiladas

gimmesomeoven.com

Always. Recipe here.

13. Easy Fried Rice

fivehearthome.com

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

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14. Spaghetti Omelet

dinneralovestory.com

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

Alex Lau / bonappetit.com

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

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16. Taco Grilled Cheese

closetcooking.com

Obviously, the guac is optional. Recipe here.

17. Crispy Fish Sticks

Hirsheimer Hamilton / bonappetit.com

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

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18. Turkey Spinach Sliders

Hirsheimer Hamilton / bonappetit.com

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

19. Stromboli

bonappetit.com

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

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20. Grilled Marinated Steak Kebabs

simplyscratch.com

Fun to eat, and deceptively healthy. Recipe here.

21. Easy Baked French Dip Sandwiches

yellowblissroad.com

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

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22. Broccoli and Cheese Quesadillas

picky-palate.com

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

23. Chicken Taco Salad

thepioneerwoman.com

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

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24. Ranch Cheddar Chicken

bunsinmyoven.com

What's not to love? Recipe here.

25. Asian Chicken Lettuce Wraps

bunsinmyoven.com

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

barefootandbaking.blogspot.com

Recipe here.

27. Homemade Franks and Beans

dinneralovestory.com

Recipe here.

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