Three “30 Minute Meals” the Family Will Love This September

Between work, family and, hopefully, a little me-time too, finding the time to cook a healthy meal can feel impossible. And when we feel pressed for time, it’s easy to turn to unhealthy options like fast food or frozen meals. But what if I told you it’s possible to whip up a nutritious meal in less time than it takes for a pizza to be delivered? 

Check out these three unbelievably easy recipes that will fit into your packed schedule and make you look like a culinary superstar… 

Asian Zucchini Noodle Stir-Fry with Shrimp

Next time you’re craving takeout, try this fresh alternative, featuring some of your favorite Asian flavors and packed with an array of delicious veggies. Substituting pasta for veggie noodles is a great way to cut carbs, not to mention sneak some green into your diet.


Tailgate Chili

And when you’re hankering for a comfort food-fix, try this guilt-free take on hardy chili with a blend of barbeque flavors. Let the family personalize their bowls with low fat shredded cheese, avocado slices, jalapenos, and other healthy options.  


Best Broccoli Salad

Last, but certainly not least, don’t miss out on this totally satisfying salad, perfect for any end of summer occasion, from a picnic to a dinner party. And when you’re a little hungrier than usual, add grilled chicken or salmon on top.


After a busy day, making a nutritious dinner can seem like an absolutely insurmountable task. But by integrating quick, easy recipes like these into your daily life, cooking can become a doable, and even enjoyable, part of a healthy lifestyle. So, as we take our first steps into fall, set a goal to take 30 minutes each night to cook delicious options like these that the whole family will love.

What are some of your favorite healthy meals on jam-packed days? Share your recipes with us @orberausa 

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