12 Easy School Night Dinner Ideas

What's for dinner mom? You hear it over and over again during the school year. And it's hard to keep answering that question without rolling your eyes. At least it is for me. After working all day the last thing I want to do is make dinner. And usually everybody's ready to pass out from a hard day of learning.

I wanted to make a collection of easy ideas to refer to for the upcoming school year. Easy things. Cute things. Things that Luka might actually eat.

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This collection of 12 school night dinner recipes includes:
Bacon and Egg Cups: Who says breakfast can't be for dinner?

Barbecue Beef Cups: Tastes like a sandwich, looks like a cupcake!

Mini Polenta Pizzas: A delicious alternative to regular pizza crust.

Mini Sombrero Taco Salads: Tiny taco salads in a "cone".

Mini Meatball Sliders: So easy your kids can make it themselves.

Crockpot BLTs: Your favorite sandwich in crockpot form.

Mini Meatloaf Muffins with Mashed Potato Frosting: Looks like a cupcake, tastes like dinner.

Macaroni & Cheese Cupcakes: Make these ahead of time and freeze them for a quick dinner.

Cheesy Burrito Casserole: Covered in gooey cheese, a new version of burritos.

Mini Quiche: Again with the tiny cupcake versions of dinner favorites.

Walking Tacos: Eating out of a chip bag, it doesn't get any better than that for an 8-yr-old boy.

Grilled Cheese Roll-ups: A burrito version of grilled cheese…easy to walk around the house while you eat.

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