3 Cozy Recipes That You Probably Already Have the Ingredients to Make

Mmmm, you guys know the secret this season within the kitchen for me is— cozy, minimal, flavorful & manufactured from all REAL meals. To nourish our our bodies, immune techniques and minds in the course of the months we might all use it essentially the most. 

When time for supper rolls round, I usually discover myself choosing out a number of pantry staples, throwing them collectively within the instantpot or the oven with some recent veggies I have already got within the fridge and calling it a day. It’s my favourite option to cook dinner: quick, low upkeep & wholesome but EASY.

For those who’re craving a bit extra intention together with your meals recently, however don’t know precisely the place to begin (or don’t need to spend 1,000,000 hours planning, prepping, buying, and so on.)— that is the put up for you. I picked out three of my all-time favourite cozy recipes, made with many substances you in all probability have already got in your kitchen. Let’s dig in!


Spinach, Pea + Parmesan Bowls

From my first cookbook, Merely Actual Well being (on sale now for 30% off for simply one other week!)

Makes roughly 1 serving (double portions to serve 2, triple for 3 and so forth)

Notes: Not sure about quinoa? Do this recipe. It’s my finest tackle a more healthy mac n’ cheese. With veggies, after all. 


¼ cup quinoa 

½ cup water

2 handfuls spinach, or extra

¼ cup frozen peas

¼ cup parmesan cheese, grated

sea salt and pepper to style


Add quinoa, peas, a beneficiant sprint of sea salt, and water to a saucepan and convey to a boil. As soon as boiling, flip off warmth and let sit for 10 minutes or till all of the water is absorbed by the quinoa. Add spinach and parmesan cheese to the pot of quinoa, and stir till the spinach wilts and cheese melts. Add extra sea salt and pepper to style.

Broccoli & Cheese Egg Muffins

Makes 6 servings

Notes: These make 6 muffins (1 egg per muffin tin), so be at liberty to regulate the quantities as desired. The trick right here is including the veggies/meat/seasonings to the muffin tin first, then pouring the egg combination excessive. These are nice with added sausage, turkey bacon, completely different sorts of cheese, completely different herbs, different veggies like shredded zucchini, roasted purple peppers, tomatoes, mushrooms, and so on.


6 eggs

1/4 cup frozen broccoli rinsed below heat water to defrost rapidly

2-3 tbsp grated cheese cheddar or parmesan

1/2 tsp sea salt

1/4 tsp pepper

1/2 tsp italian seasoning


Preheat oven to 350. Line a muffin tin with parchment muffin liners.

Whisk eggs, salt, pepper and seasonings in a small mixing bowl. Add broccoli and cheese and cut up equally among the many 6 muffin tins. Pour egg combination excessive, filling 3/4 of the way in which up.

Bake for 20-25 minutes. Retailer in a hermetic container within the fridge and heat up earlier than consuming.

Straightforward Baked Potatoes

Makes 4 servings

Notes: A basic, and such a straightforward heat, hearty meal with nothing various pantry staples. I really like sauteing kale and stuffing the potatoes with that, butter, sea salt and pepper, however any of the standard toppings are nice right here: butter or olive oil, cheese, bitter cream, chives, turkey bacon, and so on. Can simply be made forward of time (they’re an excellent one to make for the week!)


4 medium russet potatoes

2 tsp olive oil

1 tsp sea salt


Preheat oven to 425 and line a baking sheet with parchment paper. Wash and dry potatoes properly. Rub every with olive oil and sprinkle with sea salt. Place on baking sheet and pop in oven. Bake for 25 minutes, then flip potatoes on their different facet. Poke every with a fork a number of instances. Bake for 25 extra minutes. Potatoes are executed when you may simply pierce with a fork. Take away from warmth, slice down the center and add no matter toppings you select.


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primary picture by Carina Skrobecki

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