Taste of Home Light & Easy Weeknight Cooking

Taste of Home Light & Easy Weeknight Cooking
More than 300 simply satisfying dishes with fewer calories and less fat, salt & carbs
By The Editors of Taste of Home
Published by Trusted Media Brands, Inc., Taste of Home


You can savor all of the comfort foods you love while eating right - even when your schedule is slammed. It's simple with Light & Easy Weeknight Cooking.

Inside, you’ll discover 200+ delicious recipes that come together in a pinch while paring down calories, fat, sodium, sugar and carbohydrates. Sound too good to be true? Take a look inside and you’ll find lighter takes on 30-minute entrees, 5-ingredient recipes, slow-cooker greats, Instant Pot and air-fryer dishes, and so many others. Worknight dinners just got a lot faster, healthier and tastier with Easy & Light Weeknight Cooking from the registered dieticians of Taste of Home.
Small Plates & Snacks
Sides, Salads & Breads
Soups & Sandwiches
30-Minute Entrees
Sheet Pan Suppers
Half-Homemade Staples
Make-Ahead Greats
One-Pot, One-Dish & Bowls
Weeknight Odds & Ends
Easy Desserts

  • Fast Comforting Favorites. From swift snacks and garden-fresh sides to savory entrees and scrumptious desserts, you’ll find all the comfort foods you crave each streamlined for quick preparation.  
  • Light Takes on Classic Dishes. Our registered dieticians reviewed each of the recipes in this collection to be sure these all-time staples keep calories, fat, salt, carbs and sugar at bay…without losing an ounce of flavor.
  • Complete Set of Nutrition Facts. Every recipe includes a complete set of nutrition facts and diabetic exchanges (when applicable), making it a snap to plan healthy menus any day of the week.
  • At-a-Glance Icons. When time is really tight, look for these icons that spotlight dishes ready in half an hour, call for 5 ingredients, use a slow cooker or Instant pot, or are meal-in-one dishes packed with healthy proteins

Bonus Guide. Looking to lighten up your family favorites? Turn to this section for tips from our pros on how to slim down your own recipes.  

Paperback | 256 pages | $17.99 USD | 7" x 9" | 9781621457565 | January 4, 2022