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Lazy Girl Lasagna

Lazy girl lasagna is a quick and easy dinner with only 7 ingredients that is perfect for weeknights. My whole family LOVES this recipe.
Course Main Course
Cuisine Italian
Keyword easy lasagna, easy lasagna recipe, lazy lasagna
Prep Time 17 minutes
Cook Time 25 minutes
Total Time 42 minutes
Servings 8 servings
Calories 413 kcal
Author Marjorie @ APinchOfHealthy.com


  • 8 ounce bag of egg noodles


  • 1 pound ground beef
  • 1 bottle of pre-made marinara sauce/ pasta sauce


  • 1 pound of part skim ricotta
  • 1/3 cup grated or shaved parmesan
  • 1 teaspoon dried parsley
  • 3/4 teaspoon garlic powder
  • salt and pepper to taste (about 1/4 teaspoon of each)


  • 1 1/4 cup shredded part skim mozzarella cheese


  1. Preheat the oven to 375 degrees.
  2. In a small to medium sized bowl, mix the ricotta, parmesan, garlic powder, parsley, salt and pepper. Set aside.

  3. Cook the pasta according to package directions; drain and set aside.
  4. Brown the meat, and drain the liquid fat off.
  5. Return the meat to the pot, and stir in pasta sauce.
  6. Add the pasta back to the pot with the meat sauce, and stir to combine.
  7. Spray a baking dish with cooking spray.
  8. Add about half of the pasta & meat sauce mixture to the pan, and spread evenly.
  9. Spoon the ricotta mixture over the pasta, and use the back of the spoon to evenly distribute it.
  10. Add the second half of the pasta and meat sauce on top.
  11. Top with the mozzarella cheese.
  12. Bake for about 20 to 25 minutes, until cheese is slightly brown and bubbly.

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Recipe Notes

Nutritional information is approximate and was calculated using a recipe nutrition label generator. 


Nutrition Facts
Lazy Girl Lasagna
Amount Per Serving
Calories 413 Calories from Fat 189
% Daily Value*
Fat 21g32%
Saturated Fat 9g56%
Cholesterol 95mg32%
Sodium 735mg32%
Potassium 589mg17%
Carbohydrates 28g9%
Fiber 2g8%
Sugar 4g4%
Protein 27g54%
Vitamin A 720IU14%
Vitamin C 5.9mg7%
Calcium 372mg37%
Iron 2.8mg16%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.