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This Instant Pot Lemon Chicken Orzo Soup is cozy and comforting, but the bright, fresh flavor of the lemon makes it taste just a little like spring.

Lemon Chicken Orzo Soup – Instant Pot & Stovetop Directions

Image of lemon pasta in a white skillet with a wooden spoon. Garnished with lemon and dill.

One Pan Lemon Pasta with Sausage, Asparagus, and Dill

This Whole30 Chicken Thighs sheet pan dinner is an entire flavorful, healthy, and easy to make meal on one single sheet pan! Whole30 or not, make it tonight!

Whole30 Chicken Thighs Sheet Pan Dinner with Smashed Potatoes (30 minute meal)

This Brussels Sprouts Salad Recipe with Crispy Chickpeas is simple perfection. It's a fresh and flavorful side dish that's easy to prepare and goes great with fish or chicken.

Brussels Sprouts Salad Recipe with Crispy Chickpeas

White bowl filled with sausage, tomatoes, red onions, and tomatoes. Sprinkled with fresh parsley.

Sausage and Bean Skillet (one pan, 30 minute meal)

Zucchini noodle salad in white bowl with tomatoes, feta, and beans.

Zucchini Noodle Salad with Beans, Feta, and Lemon

Grilled Chicken Shawarma Drumsticks

This spring orzo salad is full of bright and fresh flavors that will make you happy from the very first bite! Crisp asparagus, spicy arugula, and flavorful pine nuts are all dressed in a springy basil lemon vinaigrette. It's a huge hit every time! Make it for your next party, you won't regret it!

Spring Orzo Salad with Arugula, Asparagus, Pine Nuts

This broccoli tabbouleh with lentils is the perfect lunch! You can make it ahead, it's super filling, and so good for you. It's a fun gluten-free and it has all the flavor of tabbouleh that you know and love. It will become an instant favorite!

Broccoli Tabbouleh Bowl with Lentils

no-bake mini cheesecake photo with raspberries and lemon

Pink Lemonade No-Bake Mini Cheesecakes

Lemon Salmon with Dill is going to be a weeknight lifesaver. It's ready in less than 30 minutes, it's healthy, flavorful and so ridiculously easy to make. You're going to end up making it once a week! Get the great salmon recipe on RachelCooks.com

Lemon Salmon with Dill – easiest recipe!

Bright and fragrant, this lemon basil vinaigrette dressing is the perfect healthy salad dressing. It's Whole30 compliant and is a great addition to a green tossed salad or a pasta salad. It's also great drizzled on top of grilled chicken! Get the easy salad dressing recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Lemon Basil Vinaigrette Dressing Recipe

This healthy chicken piccata isn't breaded or fried, but it still has all the flavor of the original. And it's Whole30 compliant! As a bonus, it's ready in less than 30 minutes using your pressure cooker or Instant Pot!  Get the easy recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Healthy Chicken Piccata in the Instant Pot (Whole30, GF, DF) – with video

This pizza with arugula pesto is basically summer on a perfectly grilled pizza. It's sweet, salty, tangy, chewy, crunchy, subtly spicy (thanks, arugula!), and topped with creamy cheese. It's everything you need in your life. Get the easy recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Grilled Pizza with Arugula Pesto, Corn, and Ham (VIDEO)

Switch up your pesto game with this arugula pesto. It's great on pasta, pizza, and so much more!  Get the pesto recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Arugula Pesto Recipe – Nut Free

Whipped feta with lemon and dill is the perfect summer spread! Classy and sophisticated with the bright flavors of lemon, it's perfect spread on a crisp slice of French bread! Get the easy recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Whipped Feta with Lemon and Dill

This Moroccan Carrot Noodle Salad with Chickpeas, Feta and Walnuts is flavorful, full of nutrients, and hearty enough to be a full meal! You're going to love this one! Get the recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Moroccan Carrot Noodle Salad with Chickpeas and Walnuts

This Salmon and Asparagus Sheet Pan Dinner with Potatoes is the easiest dinner thanks to a delicious shortcut! Even if you're intimidated by cooking fish, you can handle this recipe! Get the recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Salmon and Asparagus Sheet Pan Dinner with Potatoes

This pesto flatbread pizza is the perfect thing to get you out of your lunch rut. Ready in 15 minutes, it's a quick and easy way to have a flavorful and filling lunch.

Pesto Flatbread Pizza with Fried Egg and Arugula

If you’re looking for a healthy and easy to make vegetarian meal that will still fill you up and leave you feeling satisfied, look no further. This lemon dill chickpea salad recipe is just what you need. Get the recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Chickpea Salad Recipe with Yogurt, Dill and Lemon | with video

My husband isn't a potato fan and even he couldn't get enough of these crispy dill roasted potatoes with lemon. He said they tasted butter-soaked (spoiler: they're not!). Get the easy side dish recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Dill Roasted Potatoes with Lemon (so easy!) – with video

One Pot Green Lentils with Sweet Potatoes and Kale are a hearty vegetarian meal - easy to make and packed with nutrition and flavor, these are sure to become a favorite! Get the vegetarian recipe on RachelCooks.com!

One Pot Green Lentils with Sweet Potatoes and Kale

This bean Sandwich with Rosemary, Apple, and Parmesan is the perfect meatless lunch! You'll love the creamy beans with the fresh, crisp bite of the apple. Get the easy 5 minute vegetarian recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Bean Sandwich with Rosemary, Apple, and Parmesan

This baked chimichanga recipe may be a far cry from a traditional chimichanga but the springtime flavors of the pesto, asparagus, and havarti inside a crispy baked tortilla will have everyone asking for more. Get the recipe on RachelCooks.com!

Baked Chimichanga Recipe with Chicken, Pesto, Havarti, and Caramelized Onion