20 Easy Weeknight Dinners for People Who Don't Know What Time Is Anymore

Teresa McGlothlin

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About This Article

We are busier now than ever before. Our jobs, our families, our workout routines, our communities, and our hopes and dreams are constantly pulling us in every direction possible. They also leave us little time to spend in the kitchen. Thankfully, there are some clever food gurus out there who have walked in our shoes and made delicious meals fast and easy. 

Each recipe in this collection can be prepped and served in less time than it takes to stream an episode of "Chopped!" Dishes like pumpkin pasta and chicken curry might sound difficult, but they are easy enough for any novice chef to pull off. Warm up the oven or break out the slow cooker gathering dust in the closet, and you'll end up with a tableful of smiling faces. Make sure to save room for seconds!

No matter which recipe you choose to try after work this week, you'll enjoy learning just how simple making nutritious meals can be. Even the busiest of us career-driven folks has a little time to feed ourselves well. Our 20 recipes will prove that it doesn't have to be complicated to taste good. Bon appetit! 

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