10 Family-Friendly Dinner Recipes From Cookbook Author Ayesha Curry

All ages will go nuts over these dishes.

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RYAN DAUSCH

If you struggle to meal prep, pay attention: Landcruisers food columnist and author of cookbook Ayesha Curry is here to share her favorite, quick-to-prep dinner recipes. Kids and adults alike are guaranteed to love these easy weeknight meals!

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quick salmon 
Mike Garten
Quick Citrus Salmon

Ayesha's family’s favorite dish? That's easy:"With a new baby in the house, I'm busier than ever! This is one of my go-to recipes for salmon because it's fast to pull together, and my daughters love it. Cooking the rice in soy sauce-spiked orange juice adds a ton of flavor without too much effort."

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Mike Garten
Turkey Meatball and Kale Soup

This make-ahead meal is designed for busy nights when you don't have time to slave away in the kitchen for hours. "I make these meatballs in batches, baking them for 10 minutes to halfway done, then freeze them," Ayesha says.

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RAYMOND HORN
Honey Balsamic Glazed Chicken with Arugula Salad

Ayesha says this recipe's homemade honey glaze is her go-to when she wants to add flavor to chicken. But it works for pork and fish too!

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mike garten
Skirt Steak Raja Tacos

All you need is your grill to make this satisfying steak entree. Ayesha says the marinade is key — so make sure you let your protein sit in it for at least 30 minutes before cooking.

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seafood chowder bread bowls
Danielle Occhiogrosso
Seafood Chowder Bread Bowls

This delicious recipe is proof that chowder can be enjoyed year-round. Potatoes, salmon, and sourdough bread are always in season.

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Steph Curry's 5-Ingredient Pasta

When Ayesha's NBA star husband, Stephen Curry, gets home from work and is in charge of dinner duty, this is his recipe of choice.

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spicy pork chops with brussels sprouts and apples
Mike Garten
Spicy Pork Chops with Brussels Sprouts and Apples

This sweet and spicy meal features two of autumn's best seasonal eats: Brussels sprouts and apples.

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sweet and sour short ribs with pickled onions
Con Poulos
Sweet and Sour Short Ribs with Pickled Onions

The whole family can cozy up to this quick-to-prep, delicious dinner recipe.

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Turkey Burgers and Slaw with Sweet Potato Chips
Ryan Dausch
Turkey Burgers and Slaw with Sweet Potato Chips

Upgrade your go-to turkey burgers with an easy spicy apple and jalapeño slaw, a smoked mayo spread, and sweet potato chips.

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Jerk Shrimp Wraps with Mango Slaw 30-Minute Meal
Ryan Dausch
Jerk Shrimp Wraps with Mango Slaw

This fast, low-carb dish will be your new favorite weeknight meal. Thanks to a serious spice medley and a diced mango slaw, sautéed shrimp has never tasted better.

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