Stuck inside on a dreary day? Brighten your mood and give your taste buds all the cozy feels with these delicious, allergy-friendly rainy day recipes.
It’s been pretty rainy here in Austin. I’m not complaining. We need the rain after such a hot hot hot summer. All the rain and monstrous thunderstorms mean I’ve been spending a lot more time indoors, which gives me the perfect excuse to make some of my favorite rainy day recipes.
When it’s dark and stormy outside, there’s really nothing better than curling up with a good book or movie and a nice bowl or plate of something warm and filling or sweet and rich. These eleven rainy day recipes are some of my favorites for dreary or chilly days. Not only will they make your kitchen smell amazing, but they’ll give you all the cozy feels.
What better way to brighten up a stormy morning than by waking the family up with the delicious smell of these fluffy waffles?
This easy stove top recipe will make your kitchen smell incredible. Cinnamon, nutmeg, clove. Who cares that it’s raining? You’ll want to stay inside enjoying the cozy smell of pumpkin spices all day long.
Curl up on the couch with a bowl of this hearty beef chili, and enjoy as it fills your belly with warmth and tasty goodness.
You can’t go wrong with an Italian recipe on a rainy day. The aromas will feed your soul and this hearty but healthy bolognese will feed your face.
This is one of my go-tos in the fall and winter seasons. It’s easy, it warms you up as it goes down and it’s delicious, of course.
The smell of garlic roasting in your oven will make you forget all about those rain drops coming down.
The spicy kick in this Thai-inspired recipe will leave you feeling warm and happy as a sunny day.
Fries make everything better, after all.
This list wouldn’t be complete without something baked. Like the pumpkin butter, the pumpkin spice in this recipe will fill your house with cozy feels.
This rich dessert is perfect for munching on while you watch your favorite feel-good movie.
A single serving mug cake will give you just the right amount of delicious on a rainy day.
What do you like to do (and eat) on rainy days?