Weeknight Meal Planner

We've served up 5 quick and delicious weeknight meals, complete with side suggestions and a special weekly bonus recipe.

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    Tofu Fried Rice

    Vegetarian Fried Rice

    Fried rice is a great way to use up leftover rice, but even if you have to start from scratch, it's a quick and easy supper. Make yours meatless by substituting lightly browned cubes of tofu for more traditional chicken, pork, and shrimp.
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    Pork Chops with Country Gravy

    Pork Chops with Country Gravy

    Season these breaded pork chops with dried marjoram, thyme, and rubbed sage and pan-fry for a humble weeknight dinner that's uber-satisfying. Be sure to save some of the gravy to serve over breakfast biscuits the next day.
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    Spicy Honey-Brushed Chicken Thighs

    Spicy Honey-Brushed Chicken Thighs

    We just adore this simple chicken dinner. Season budget-friendly chicken thighs with common spices like paprika and garlic powder, broil, then brush with a spicy honey mixture and broil until done.
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    Bacon-Corn Chowder with Shrimp

    Bacon-Corn Chowder with Shrimp

    What's not to love about an easy soup featuring bacon, onion, garlic, corn, shrimp, and half-and-half? This quick-cooking soup takes just 20 minutes to prepare and is sure to be a hit.
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    Cheesy Chicken Spaghetti

    Cheesy Chicken Spaghetti

    This crowd-pleasing casserole is delicious and makes use of previously frozen, chopped chicken to save time on hectic weeknights. Use the hands-off baking time to get kids started on homework, fold a load of laundry, or enjoy a glass of wine.
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    Baked Oatmeal

    Baked Oatmeal

    Make your weekend morning extra special with this hearty oatmeal dish. Substitute your favorite dried fruit and nuts for the raisins and chopped walnuts, if you prefer.
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