11 Dinner-Making Tips Every 20-Something Should Know

We are always trying to find ways to cook more, but sometimes it's tough when work and life get in the way. Especially during the workweek. We're the first to admit that cooking all of our meals is way tougher than it sounds, so we've rounded up some of our favorite tips and tricks that will make cooking dinner for yourself easier than ever. Ahead, find 11 ideas for taking the stress out of weeknight meals, so you'll always have a simple dinner on hand.

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