Between settling into a new school routine and helping kids with homework, who has time to make elaborate dinners that take hours to cook and even longer to clean up? We’ve consulted top dietitians for easy, healthy dinner recipes for each night of the week — complete with carb counts and full nutrition info, of course. Bon appétit!


Crispy Parmesan Chicken Tenders With Homemade Marinara Sauce

Chicken &  Bean Burritos

Asian Pho

Whole-Wheat Pasta Salad

Turkey Meatballs With Tzatziki Sauce


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Disclaimer: The experiences and suggestions recounted in these articles are not intended as medical advice, and they are not necessarily the "typical" experiences of families with a child who has type 1 diabetes. These situations are unique to the families depicted. Families should check with their healthcare professionals regarding the treatment of type 1 diabetes and the frequency of blood glucose monitoring.