What every home cook needs is a great arsenal of easy recipes. That’s why we’ve singled out every easy recipe on our site. And these are manageable even if you’re just learning to cook.

Whether you’re looking for low-stress recipes to plan your weeknight meals or you just feel the spontaneous urge to cook, we’ve got ideas for you to whip up. You won’t even break a sweat. Want a fast and fun breakfast? Try these Chia Seed and Coconut Pancakes. In summer, you can have a light and refreshing dinner on the table in minutes with this Fresh Corn Soup recipe. Warm up in winter with this Easy, Oven-Roasted Dungeness Crab, one of the most popular recipes on our site. And if you’re trying to plan no-stress meals for the week, do not miss our guide to the Best Ways to Use Rotisserie Chicken.

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Passion Fruit & Quinoa Greek Yogurt Parfait

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Braised Chicken with Summer Vegetables and Herbs de Provence

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Heirloom Tomato Gazpacho - a seasonal soup that's hard to resist

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closeup of Hoisin Chicken Meatballs in a blue and white bowl

Spicy Hoisin Chicken Meatballs

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Salsa Agrodolce - sweet and sour the Italian way

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