10 Comfort Foods You Can Make in Your Dorm Room
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You don’t have to go without home-cooked comfort meals simply because you’re in a dorm room
10 Comfort Foods You Can Make in Your Dorm Room
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10 Comfort Foods You Can Make in Your Dorm Room

10 Comfort Foods You Can Make in Your Dorm Room
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Armed with a microwave, a slow-cooker, or a hot pot, you can make your culinary aspirations come true with these easy recipes. Each of them will bring a little flavor of home to the confines of your crowded quarters.

Apple Pie Yogurt Cup

This is the perfect quick and easy dessert — it brings together all of the flavors of a fresh-baked apple pie without any of the hassle. In less than 15 minutes, you can enjoy this mock apple pie and satisfy your comfort food craving.

For the Apple Pie Yogurt Cup recipe, click here.

Chicken Soup Ramen

Chicken Soup Ramen

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Instant ramen noodles are a college staple, but after a while, the sodium-filled seasoning packets can become a little monotonous. By pairing cans of ready-to-heat soup with the quick cooking noodles, you can have a satisfying and comforting meal in minutes that won’t bore your taste buds!

For the Chicken Soup Ramen recipe, click here.

 

Crock-Pot Spinach Dip

Crock-Pot Spinach Dip

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Creamy, cheesy, and green (so it’s not that bad for you right?) this spinach dip is easy to make in a slow-cooker and makes a great snack for all of that late night studying when paired with chips.

For the Crock-Pot Spinach Dip recipe, click here.

 

DIY Potato Chips

DIY Potato Chips

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Did you know you could make potato chips in the microwave? This is a great way to satisfy any salty cravings without going straight for a highly processed product that probably contains much more fat, salt, and calories.

For the DIY Potato Chips recipe, click here.

 

Hot Pot Mac and Cheese

Hot Pot Mac and Cheese

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Mac and cheese is one of the ultimate comfort foods, this recipe is so easy you can make it in your dorm room without having to deal with the chaos of a college cafeteria.

For the Hot Pot Mac and Cheese recipe, click here.

 

Lazy Day Lasagna

Lazy Day Lasagna

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If you think making a lasagna in your dorm room is out of the question, you’re wrong! This recipe is as easy as layering all the ingredients into a slow-cooker, turning it on, and walking away.

For the Lazy Day Lasagna recipe, click here.

 

Microwave Coffee Cup Scramble

For a quick and easy breakfast that will warm you up and fuel you for the day, this microwave egg scramble is the answer. Just add your favorite topping and you have the perfect to-go breakfast.

For the Microwave Coffee Cup Scramble recipe, click here.

 

Nutella Mug Cake

Nutella Mug Cake

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Make a fresh cake from scratch in just five minutes and enjoy it in all of its warm, chocolatey glory.

For the Nutella Mug Cake recipe, click here.

Slow-Cooker Cheeseburger Soup

Slow-Cooker Cheeseburger Soup

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It might be impossible to fire up a grill in a dorm room, but that doesn’t mean you have to go without the comforting flavors of a burger. For an added bonus, this soup only takes 20 minutes to prep, so it’s basically effortless.

For the Slow-Cooker Cheeseburger Soup recipe, click here.

 

Slow-Cooker Chicken Pot Pie Soup

Here is a truly comforting soup that is thick, creamy and just like chicken pot pie, minus the crust. If you have a toaster oven, a piece of store-bought puff pastry, cooked until golden brown, would be fabulous (and delicious) to use for dipping. Click here to 13 more innovative ways to cook in a dorm room

For the Slow Cooker Chicken Pot Pie Soup recipe, click here.