Spaghetti Dinner Ideas to Make this Week | Themed Dinner Ideas

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Meal planning is such a great way to save time and money and brain power. And planning your menu each week happens so much quicker when you use themed dinner ideas. Today I’m sharing some great ideas for your next Spaghetti Sunday themed dinner. I hope you love this collection of spaghetti dinner ideas!

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This list of Spaghetti Sunday or spaghetti dinner ideas will help you save money on your grocery budget and plan this week’s menu!

I love themed meal planning because it helps me come up with ideas without thinking too hard and long about it. For instance, when planning your menu for the week, your thought process might look like this:

This Sunday our themed dinner menu will be Spaghetti Sunday. What can I make that fits this dinner theme?

Be sure to check out The Ultimate List of Themed Dinner Ideas here.

Spaghetti Sunday Themed Dinners

How to plan your menu in 4 easy steps:

  1. Select your main dish.
  2. Choose 2 – 3 side dishes that compliment your main dish.
  3. Think about variety of food groups. Try to choose something from each of the main food groups.
  4. Focus on providing well rounded, nutritious meals.

Spaghetti Sunday Recipes | Spaghetti Dinner Ideas

20 Main Dishes

Here are some delicious spaghetti dinner ideas for your next Spaghetti Sunday themed dinner.

Note: Be sure to check out my simple menu plans at the end of this post. I’ve done the thinking and planning for you!

15 Side Dishes Ideas for a Spaghetti Dinner

Use two or three of of these spaghetti dinner side dish options to round out your Spaghetti Sunday meal.

More spaghetti dinner side dish ideas:

  • steamed frozen vegetables (corn, broccoli, etc.)
  • beans or peas
  • fruit salad or sliced fruit
  • garden salad
  • bread, rolls, or toast

6 Easy Spaghetti Dinner Dessert Ideas

Every spaghetti dinner needs a sweet treat at the end to round the meal off. These quick and easy Italian inspired desserts hit the spot every time.

Theme Day Menus: Spaghetti Sunday

Let’s put it all together. I’ll show you how I would create menus based on the Spaghetti Sunday themed dinner ideas (spaghetti dinner ideas) I’ve shared above. 

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8 Spaghetti Dinner Menu Plans

These simple spaghetti dinner meal plans will help you figure out what to cook this week!

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Adapting Recipes When You're Vegetarian

I became a vegetarian in 1998 and my family is vegetarian. In fact a large majority of my extended family is vegetarian as well. Sometimes I make vegetarian dinners that are just you know, naturally vegetarian. However, sometimes I take recipes that call for meat and replace the meat with a vegetarian option.

Being a vegetarian has many health benefits.

You’ll find these products in the freezer aisle or health food section of your local grocery store. You can also find these products at most health food stores like Whole Foods.

Vegetarian substitutions for meat:

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