You feed baby around 168 times in her first two weeks (that’s every two hours around the clock) and it doesn’t let up much from there. How about us parents? We need to eat, too! Fill up in no time flat with these yummy dinners you can make in 15 minutes or less, leaving you enough time to actually chew your food. Flip through our album for recipes like one-pot farmers market pasta, chicken-veggie orzo and more.

Smoked Sausage Alfredo

This hearty meal has it all in twelve minutes - from the smooth, cream based sauce to the good for you sun-dried tomatoes and spinach to the salty pop of turkey sausage. Slice, boil, eat, repeat. Fill your tummy with this tasty recipe from mom-blogger Cheryl of Tidy Mom.

photo: Tidy Mom

What special 15-minute recipes do you keep in your back pocket? Share them with others in the Comments below! 

— Shannon Guyton, with production by Christal Yuen