Homemade Cream of Broccoli Soup from Food.com: You can have this to the table in under 30 minutes. Although it is easy and quick to prepare, you really have to be at the stove for the whole 30 minutes. It has great flavor on its own, but feel free to add some cheddar cheese or crumbled bacon to the top.
Gordon Ramsay's Yorkshire Pudding - this recipe worked really well for me. It rose like crazy baked in a cast iron skillet. It's a good day when your pudding puffs! (I divide one recipe between two or three 10" skillets.)