Southeast Asian farmers were the first to domesticate chickens 3,500 years ago. From there, this humble fowl would spread westward. In just a few thousand years, it became a part of nearly every human culture.

There must be at least one good reason why these creatures stayed with us for so long. Oh right: they’re delicious!

Celebrate the fact that these lovely birds exist with these four simple chicken dinner ideas below. Read on and try making them for your family. They’re sure to be a hit!

Salsa Stuffed Chicken Breasts 

Spice things up at the dinner table with these comforting salsa stuffed chicken breasts. This is a meal that takes very little effort to prepare. Therefore, it’s perfect for adults who have very little energy at the end of a workday but still have hungry mouths to feed.

It’s also very quick! As per the description, it will only take half an hour to make dinner for the family with this recipe. Enjoy it with a side dish of rice, vegetables, or whatever you’d like.

Roasted Chicken With Roasted Potatoes 

Chicken and potatoes are two foods that always work excellently with each other. And since this recipe calls for a whole chicken, it should be one of the most filling family meals on this list.

On top of that, you won’t have to break the bank for this recipe either. It only has six ingredients besides the chicken and most of them are simple, easy-to-get herbs. Don’t worry, simpler doesn’t equal less delicious.

Roasted Chicken Pieces with Garlic, Tomato, Red Onions, and Potatoes

Are you looking for the healthiest chicken recipes? Look no further than this chicken and vegetables recipe. Along with keeping your family healthy, its delicious taste should also make your family very happy.

The three vegetables and one delicious herb in this recipe are chock full of important nutrients. Plus, chicken meat itself is a nice lean meat with very little fat. Serve this often enough and your family will likely experience fewer health concerns.

Lemon, Garlic, and Parsley Chicken Fillets

Sometimes all that chicken dishes need are the right herbs and a bit of fruit. This lemon, garlic, and parsley recipe can also work well in the months when you’re short on cash.

The marinade only has about six ingredients. If you’re feeling especially financially low, you can take out a few of them and still get a flavorful meal. Ah, aren’t herbs wonderful?

Get More Chicken Dinner Ideas From Our Other Posts 

Chicken is such a versatile meat! Try experimenting a bit with these chicken dinner ideas too! You’re sure to find some great flavor combinations.

We’ve also got plenty of other recipes on our site. Browse around! Your family is sure to love the meals that you’ll find on our site.

We also offer articles on health tricks and tips. These will help you and your family make healthy diet and exercise choices. Have fun!