Winter is almost here, which means it’s time to treat yourself to an endless array of comfort foods to compensate for the cold weather (read: Hibernation mode). At Spoon, we’re over trying to eat healthier versions of our favorite comfort foods because we worked too hard cramming for finals, and it’s not like eating healthy ever worked anyway. We want the real thing — Ron Swanson style.
Jut mix pancake mix and your favorite candy for this deliciousness. Find the recipe here.
Ha, who needs a meal plan now? Make it here.
Why decide between chicken soup and tomato soup when you can have both? Recipe here.
Eleven layers and you’ll still want s’more. Make it here.
Pumpkin spice just got a lot less basic. Recipe here.
When is mixing butter, brown sugar, and cinnamon a bad idea? Recipe here.
They’re mini so they’re healthy-ish, right? Make it here.
Look, mom. I’m an adult. Recipe here.
Who needs thin mints when you have these? Recipe here.
For those days when you really want a pizza, but you’re too lazy to use an oven. Make it here.
These make a great portable breakfast. Learn how to make them here.
You just can’t say no to Nutella, especially when it’s on hot chocolate French toast. Recipe here.
You’ll never go back to eating baked potatoes after trying this. Recipe here.
These bombs are the bomb dot com. Make them here.
Because it’s pumpkin spice season. Recipe here.
You don’t need to drive to NYC to get delicious meatballs anymore. Make them here.
Your tastebuds are going to explode from all this deliciousness. Recipe here.
Nothing will ever be more comforting than pasta and butter. Recipe here.
Taking bread and cheese to the next level. Make it here.
Yes, this heavenly creation actually exists. Make it here.
Fine dining. Recipe here.
There’s nothing more exciting than eating stuff off of a stick. Recipe here.
The best way to have nachos. Plus, it’s toaster oven friendly. Recipe here.
24. Mashed Potatoes
Add bacon and extra cheese for extra comfort. Recipe here.
25. Pizza Dip Fondue
No fancy fondue equipment necessary. You can even make it in your dorm room. Recipe here.
SO MANY DIPPING POSSIBILITIES: Strawberries, Girl Scout Cookies, Milanos, your fingers, etc. Make it here.
Forget the microwave stuff and make this instead. Recipe here.
Perfect for cold nights and Netflix. Recipe here.
Just follow the instructions on the box and spice it up with these additional steps.
Easy and cheap to make. For the college student with no money and no time. Recipe here.
Make this if you’re feeling like a mac and cheese snob. Recipe here.
It’s even better when it’s 5-ingredient. Recipe here.
If you’re looking for a portable version with a delicious flaky, buttery crust. Make it here.
Hey, if it happens to be healthy, we won’t complain. Recipe here.
It’s apple season. Make this recipe here.
Who needs soup when you can make a sandwich? Recipe here.
37. Cinnamon Rolls
These are like pillows of sweet, cinnamon-y goodness. Recipe here.
Breakfast burritos have got some competition. Recipe here.
Chocolate and bacon is bae. Recipe here.
All your childhood favorites in one sandwich. Make yours like this.
How do you make a grilled cheese sandwich better? More cheese. Find it here.