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Chicken, Broccoli, & Mushroom Stir Fry

This dish is so good, our five-year-old loves it even though the ingredients are all mixed together. Fresh broccoli, mushrooms, tender chicken, and teriyaki sauce pair with rice for a satisfying weeknight family dinner.

Yield: 4 servings Total time: 30 minutes

Guy’s Fried Rice

Fried rice is versatile, weeknight dish that’s just as good using fresh ingredients or the week’s leftovers.

Yield: 4 to 6 servings Total time: 25 to 40 minutes

Guy’s Sheet Pan Sausage, Polenta, & Butternut Squash

This was another of Guy’s solo-parenting sheet pan suppers. Combine Italian turkey sausage, sliced packaged polenta, cubed butternut squash, and sliced mushrooms on one sheet pan, and bake.

Yield: 4 to 6 servings Total time: 45 minutes

Guy’s Sheet Pan Mini Meat Loaves & Roasted Veggies

Guy did some solo parenting while I was on a recent business trip, and he had zero problems getting dinner on the table. For this dish, he made four mini meat loaves seasoned with barbecue sauce and surrounded by broccoli, halved cherry tomatoes, sliced mushrooms, and green beans.

Yield: 4 servings Total time: 45 minutes

Boeuf Bourguignon

This version of the classic French stew of beef, pearl onions, mushrooms, and wine takes advantage of the pressure cooker.

Yield: 6 servings Total time: 1 1/2 hours

Coq au Vin

Browned pancetta, onions, and chicken simmer with carrots, garlic, tomato paste, bay leaf, and thyme. Reduce the cooking liquid and drizzle over the chicken to serve.

Yield: 6 to 8 servings Total time: 40 minutes

Guy’s Spicy Potato & Mushroom Tacos

Tortillas filled with diced potatoes, mushrooms, cheese, refried beans, and cilantro salsa make a satisfying vegetarian main dish.

Total time: 30 minutes

Tim’s Vegan Chili

When I worked at the local newspaper, two of my coworkers were vegan. This is Tim’s version of vegan chili, which was always popular at pot lucks.

Yield: 10 servings Total time: 1 hour 30 minutes

Rachel’s Thai Green Beans

These green beans are flavored with a fiery mix of curry paste, peanut butter, and honey. Adjust the proportions to suit your taste.

Yield: 6 servings Total time: 20 minutes

Rachel’s Thai Shrimp Soup

This quick, flavorful soup of shrimp, coconut milk, chopped cilantro, curry paste, and crimini mushrooms is perfect for a cold evening.

Yield: 2 servings Total time: 20 minutes