Easy Meal Prep Lunch and Dinner Recipes

Meal prep is not just for people counting macros, counting calories, on a keto diet, or any other plan. Prepping your meals can make anyones life easier! Who has time to cook dinner every night? I know I don’t, and that is why I have created these Easy Meal Prep Recipes great for Lunch or Dinner.

Having dinner on the table in under 10 minutes allows you to spend more time doing the things you love: Spending time with your friends or family, catching up on your instagram feed, getting in a little extra work, or just relaxing. Add meal prep into your life and allow A Dash of Macros to provide you with healthy dinner recipes.

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Sweet & Sour Salmon

Sweet & Sour Salmon

Easy, Sweet and Sour Salmon Sweet and Sour Salmon is a simple, healthy dinner recipe that you can have on the table in under 35 minutes! This recipe is so easy you will have time to multitask and do other things while cooking. The perfect…

Chicken and Asparagus with Lemon Caper Sauce

Chicken and Asparagus with Lemon Caper Sauce

The perfect Healthy, Date Night Dinner: Chicken & Asparagus with Lemon Caper Sauce. Are you looking for a healthy date night meal that won’t leave you feeling over full and bloated? This is the perfect date night dinner: Chicken and Asparagus with Lemon Caper Sauce.…

Tomato & Cucumber Summer Salad

Tomato & Cucumber Summer Salad

The Perfect Summer Salad, Tomato & Cucumber Chive Salad Are you looking for an interesting salad to bring to a summer picnic, or to change up your lunch routine? Well, look no further, this is the perfect Summer Tomato and Cucumber Salad! The freshness of…

Spicy Shrimp & Soba Noodle Stir Fry

Spicy Shrimp & Soba Noodle Stir Fry

If you are looking for a simple spicy shrimp & soba noodle stir fry that is not only healthy, but low fat, and great for meal prep, look no further! This asian inspired recipe checks all the boxes! You are going to want to add…

Spiced Tomato & Coconut Chicken w/Basmati Rice

Spiced Tomato & Coconut Chicken w/Basmati Rice

Sometimes you just have to go to your pantry and create a dish from whatever you have. That’s exactly how I came up with this Spiced Tomato & Coconut Chicken w/Basmati Rice recipe! I had the chicken and wondered what can I do to spice…

Puerto Rican Asopao, Chicken & Rice Stew

Puerto Rican Asopao, Chicken & Rice Stew

Recipes are passed down from generation to generation changing along the way. Each family member putting their own special twist on the dish. This Puerto Rican Asopao recipe was shared with me from someone I consider to be family. This recipe reminds me of the…

Zucchini & Ground Beef Orzo Casserole, Meal Prep

Zucchini & Ground Beef Orzo Casserole, Meal Prep

If you are looking for an easy, cheesy beef casserole recipe that is not only healthy but also freezer friendly, look no further! Not only is this delicious, but it is a fantastic meal prep recipe, it tastes even better reheated the next day! You…

Easy Beef & Broccoli Stir Fry, Better than Takeout!

Easy Beef & Broccoli Stir Fry, Better than Takeout!

If you are looking for an easy beef and broccoli stir fry recipe that is not only healthy but also better than takeout, look no further! This asian inspired dish hits the nail on the head. Not only is it delicious, but it is a…

Chicken Burrito Skillet Recipe

Chicken Burrito Skillet Recipe

I don’t know about you but I can’t get enough Mexican food. However when I make it at home I’m always trying to find ways to make it a tiny bit healthier. Like this Chicken Burrito Skillet Recipe, removing the tortilla and the rice reduces…

Coconut Thai Chili Noodle Bowl

Coconut Thai Chili Noodle Bowl

I love a little spice in my life, and what better way to add it, then with this Coconut Thai Chili Noodle Bowl. This recipe will hit the spot and satisfy your cravings for spice! Additionally you will love that this bowl is great for…

Pork Shoulder Green Chili Stew

Pork Shoulder Green Chili Stew

When I think about meal planning, I not only think about the weekday meals, I also think about the weekend meals. I think about what my plans are for the weekend…I also check the weather because that plays a big role in what I might…

Mediterranean Tri-Tip Steak Bowl

Mediterranean Tri-Tip Steak Bowl

My other half would say, nothing is better than a steak dinner! For me that is not the case, I do love steak from time to time. Therefore, when I do cook steak I try to think outside the box with my meal planning…something other…

Aji Chicken with Broccoli and Rice

Aji Chicken with Broccoli and Rice

The Peruvian Aji sauce is something that I enjoy making in large batches. I introduced it on my page in my Peruvian ceviche recipe and now I am using up more of it in this recipe! If you like a little spicy kick to your…

One Pot Beef Stroganoff Recipe

One Pot Beef Stroganoff Recipe

Classic Beef Stroganoff made easy… one pot meal! When I was a kid I used to crave Hamburger Helper. I love my mother however, she was never the best cook growing up. But for some reason she could make a mean hamburger helper! Whenever I…

Lemon Risotto and Shrimp Recipe

Lemon Risotto and Shrimp Recipe

Risotto is often looked at as a difficult recipe to create, but I say why? It’s just rice! If you have ever wanted to try making a risotto but have been nervous or scared, I invite you to try my lemon risotto and shrimp recipe.…

Creamy Chicken and Mushroom Orzo

Creamy Chicken and Mushroom Orzo

I don’t know about you but the word “Creamy” makes my mouth start to water! It also tells me that the recipe would be a good meal prep dish! Typically anything creamy or with a sauce will reheat really well. This creamy chicken and mushroom…

Roasted Butternut Squash Salad

Roasted Butternut Squash Salad

Looking for a way to use up the rest of that giant butternut squash you purchased at the grocery store the other day? How about making this simple roasted butternut squash salad. The combination of goat cheese butternut squash, and pomegranate will tickle your taste…

Easy Bolognese Sauce Recipe

Easy Bolognese Sauce Recipe

If you could only eat one thing for the rest of your life, what would it be? For me that would totally be Fettuccini Bolognese! There is something about the flavors of the meat and tomatoes that just touches my soul, I could seriously eat…

Pesto Shrimp with Snow Peas and Asparagus

Pesto Shrimp with Snow Peas and Asparagus

Pesto Shrimp with Snow Peas and Asparagus, the light and refreshing meal that will fill you up, but not leave you needing a nap! Nothing beats a fresh and light meal when you have been sitting on your butt working from home all day! This…

Salmon Cranberry Radish Salad

Salmon Cranberry Radish Salad

Salmon is one of my favorite fish, and one of my favorite ways to enjoy salmon is in a salad. Like this salmon cranberry radish salad, the warm salmon with the crispy vegetables sings in my mouth! Did you know that salads can also be…

Chicken and Chickpea Rice Soup

Chicken and Chickpea Rice Soup

Ending this week of freezer meal prep recipes with a soup. Because soup is always an awesome freezer friendly recipe and perfect to have on hand in the event you become sick. Every time you make a soup and have leftovers I call that meal…