The first few weeks after mom gives birth are a whirlwind. She is focused on healing her mind and body after the hard job of birthing a baby, all while being tasked with taking care of the new addition to the family. Dads can often feel unsure of how to help and what they can do to ease the stress that mom is under. One thing that could take some pressure off of mom is handling the meals and cooking while she recovers. It doesn’t matter he’s a master chef or not, here are some delicious recipes that someone at any cooking skill level can whip up in no time!
Air Fryer Fajitas
Nothing says quick and easy (and delicious!) like an air fryer dish! These fajitas cook in under 30 minutes and cleanup will be a snap!
Recipe: Air Fryer Fajitas
Fried rice is a simple and fast recipe that is delicious on its own or pairs great with any other Chinese plate!
Recipe: Fried Rice
Instant Pot Mac and Cheese
Water, noodles, and cheese. That’s all it takes to whip up this comfort food the whole family will love!
Recipe: Instant Pot Mac and Cheese
Honey Garlic Salmon
This salmon recipe is healthy AND delectable! Pair it with your favorite veggie for an easy dinner option!
Recipe: Honey Garlic Salmon
Baked Beef Tacos
You can never go wrong with tacos! This recipe is a unique (but easy) twist on the classic recipe we all know and love!
Recipe: Baked Beef Tacos
Chicken & Waffles
Is it breakfast? Is it dinner? It can be both! This recipe is so fun and will have the whole family’s taste buds going wild!
Recipe: Chicken & Waffles
Made with only a few simple ingredients, this pasta recipe is quick to throw together and even easier to clean up!
Recipe: Tex-Mex Pasta
Instant Pot Pizza
If you have trouble getting the whole family to agree on pizza toppings, these personal instant pot pizzas are the perfect choice!
Recipe: Instant Pot Pizza
Easy, healthy, and filling! Stuffed peppers make a great dinner (and leftovers, too)!
Recipe: Stuffed Peppers
Chicken Alfredo Casserole
Nothing says comfort food like a hearty casserole! Whip this meal up ahead of time or make it last minute, either way it’s sure to be a big hit!
Recipe: Chicken Alfredo Casserole