As a busy mom of four, I know all too well the struggle that is feeding a big family. Whether we’re talking about meal planning, doing the grocery shopping, preparing the food, or simply gathering the family around the table, feeding a growing family is no easy task. That’s why I’m always on the lookout for easy recipes for busy families. And when I find a recipe our family loves, I share it here so I can find it again and so other busy families can try it, too.
The following is a compilation of easy recipes for busy families organized by type:
- easy slow cooker recipes
- easy dinner recipes
- easy dessert recipes
- easy breakfast recipes
- easy side dish recipes
I’ve also included some meal planning and preparation resources for busy families.
We have a number of favorite crockpot chicken recipes, but those aren’t the only easy crockpot recipes we make over and over again.
Here are our favorite slow cooker recipes that take less than 20 minutes to prepare: