Five Fast-Prep Dinners for Busy Nights

Follow this plan for a week of easy meals ready to eat in 30 minutes or less.

Some nights, the rush hour isn’t over just because you’re finally home—as soon as you walk in the door, the demands on your time intensify and the rushing around goes into overdrive. If your week ahead looks like it’s going to be that way, here’s our plan for five easy, family-satisfying dinners that can be on the table in 30 minutes or less. The ingredient lists are short and the prep can be managed despite distractions. Let us take the pressure off: put it in Park and enjoy the rest of your evening.

—Wendy Ruopp, Managing Editor

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