If you've ever wished there were an easier and better way to get dinner on the table every night, you need Rachael Ray's Week in a Day. The woman who taught America how to make a meal in 30 minutes is back with an even bigger promise: one day of cooking, up to five days of eating! In every episode, Rachael will show you five meals you can put together in a single day. So when you come home from a hard day of work, the hard work in the kitchen's already done. Using the recipes, strategies, and tips from Week in a Day, you can eat well every night - even on those days when the clock is working against you.

Hearty Classics

Zinfully Delicious Short Ribs

A whole bottle of zinfandel makes these beef short ribs very happy indeed.

Sliced Chipotle Turkey Breast With Pomegranate Cranberry Relish and Polenta

Prosciutto or Pancetta-Wrapped Pork Roast with Fennel and Golden Raisin Stuffing

On Top of Ole Smoky, All Covered with Cheese: Spaghetti and Meatballs

Creamy Chicken and Noodles

Bacon Burger Mac 'n' Cheese

Eggplant Parm Stacks

Moroccan Meatballs with Eggs

Mushroom and Burgundy Stew

Creamy Chicken and Mushroom One-Pot with Pot Pie Toppers

Mint and Shallot Sauce for Lamb

Portobello Cream Sauce with Whole-Wheat Linguini

Chorizo, Roasted Butternut and Zucchini Chili Pot

Turmeric and Cumin Chicken with Chiles, Cinnamon Oranges and Olive-Chickpea Couscous

Slow-Roasted Parchment-Wrapped Leg of Lamb with Garlic and Herbs

Roasted Tomato and Roasted Garlic Puttanesca

Touchdown Chili

Portuguese Fisherman's Shrimp and Chorizo

Sliced Steak and Mushroom Barley Soup

Beef Stew Scented with Horseradish

Potted Beef with Pears and Cipollini Onions and Horseradish Cream

Paste e Fagioli with Roasted Garlic

Roasted Eggplant and Tomato Soup

Romesco Seafood Stew

Cucumber Salad

Everything Gumbo

Veal Ragu with Gorgonzola

Bonnie's Italian Stew

About the Host

Rachael Ray

According to Rachael Ray, she grew up in food. “My first vivid memory is watching my mom in a restaurant kitchen. She was flipping something with a spatula. I tried to copy her and ended up grilling my right thumb!