What do you cook when you just can't? That is, when you can't handle doing much of anything—whether that's thinking, watching the news, scrolling through Facebook, or just following an elaborate recipe with perhaps one too many steps and ingredients.
These 25 recipes are for when you can't: ones that require little attention after they're on the stovetop, in the slow-cooker, or in the oven, or have so few ingredients they come together without much thought.
We know, sometimes everything is too much. These aren't. We promise.
Just let it go, low and slow
Things that roast forever (so you can forget about them)
Fewer ingredients, Ipso Facto less time
What do you make when you don't want to think about cooking? Tell us in the comments.