Comfort Food: Dig in with These Tasty Recipes and Handy Helpers
There’s nothing in the world that makes you feel better on a bad day than classic comfort food. These are the meals we grew up with or that we associate with good memories that melt our hearts and heal our souls when we’re in need of love and nobody is around to give us a hug. Get well quick with a steaming bowl of chicken noodle soup when you have a cold or mend your broken heart with a huge tub of ice cream after a break-up.
Whatever your woes, we have selected the most iconic comfort food recipes and provided you with helpful tips and kitchen utensils on how to prepare your favorite dishes to lift your spirits.
"Nessie" Soup Ladle
No comfort food is more iconic than good old chicken noodle soup. No matter if you get it fresh from a can or make it from scratch you can dish it out with this cute soup ladle shaped like “Nessie” and add some fun to your table when serving up this hearty meal.
Pizza ScissorsView Deal
Have you ever met someone that doesn’t love pizza? We haven’t either! Serve up your slice of heaven with the handy pizza scissors that will effortlessly and elegantly slice through all your favorite toppings. Just snip and serve!
Turn your toaster into a grill with these environmentally safe and food friendly reusable non-stick toaster bags. You can easily make a classic grilled cheese sandwich with no fuss and no mess or try elevating it with tasty additions such as bacon, grilled vegetables or flavorful dressings such as Ranch or BBQ Sauce. No matter if you call it a grilled cheese or a cheese toastie, these toaster bags are easy to use and can be used in a toaster, oven or microwave.
Personalized Rolling PinView Deal
Nothing melts our hearts like the warm, homey smell of fresh baked cookies. Add your personal touch with this customized rolling pin. Get your name or any message of your choosing engraved and enjoy a special treat that’s unique to your kitchen. With your name rolled across the cookies, everyone will know who they belong to.
Have you ever felt so hungry you could eat a horse? Well, with this imaginative pasta measuring tool you literally can! This easy-to-use tool will help you with portion control and avoid unnecessary leftovers because it lets you choose just the right amount for your carbohydrate cravings - from a child-sized portion to ‘I’m so hungry I could eat a horse’.
If you love meatballs but hate the mess then this is a helpful kitchen tool you can’t pass up. The Mighty Meatballs Maker lets you make up to 4 meatballs simultaneously and even fill them in one easy step! Spaghetti and meatballs is great but we also suggest something a little more interesting. Fill the meatballs with feta cheese and olives to upgrade your run-of-the-mill Greek Salad into something special.
The Perfect MeatloafView Deal
If you reminisce about the times you had mom’s meatloaf as a child, then you’ll love this baking pan. The nonstick reinforced coating provides a quick release of your meatloaf and makes cleaning up afterward a breeze. We love the innovative two-pan design with holes that allow the grease from the meat to drip into the outer pan and lets you create perfect meatloaves just like mom used to make or maybe better.
Mac & Cheese
Give the old mac & cheese a new twist when you add specialty cheeses such as Gruyère, Blue Cheese, Emmentaler Swiss or spicey Monterey Jack Pepper cheese. Simply fill the rotary cheese grater with the required amount and an easy twist gives you as much cheese as you desire while saving you lots of hard labor not to mention keeping your fingers far away from sharp metal.
Kids will love this adorable kitchen helper. It doesn’t just look cute, it's also safe for kids to use because it has no sharp blades. Simply place a hot dog in the base, cover with the dog slicer and easily push down to get the perfect bite-sized snack. As an added bonus there is also an integrated condiment dipping bowl for your favorite sauces.
Ice cream isn’t just for when you’re having a bad day or going through a break-up. With these molds to make your own miniature ice cream sandwiches, you can use any excuse to indulge in a frozen treat. Of course, they taste best when you use homemade cookies. Try being adventurous and bake some simple shortbread cookies infused with a dash of Earl Grey tea to make a treat will impress everyone, not just your British friends.
New Babycakes PM-100HS 6 Pie Pop Maker Minature Nonstick Coated Cakes PM16-PinkView Deal
Cake pops are old news! If you really want to put a creative spin on one of the most popular American desserts, pie pops are the new way to go. Instead of baking with the usual apple or cherry filling, try savory ingredients like chicken, spinach and cheese or beef strips.
Taco PlateView Deal
Taco Tuesday just got a little easier and a lot less messy. Instead of juggling your tacos with one hand and filling them with the other, you can use this innovative plate to hold your tacos firmly in place and fill them with both hands! Use the extra sections for rice, beans or condiments. Try out this quick and easy dip by combining 14 ounces of cream cheese, 2 tablespoons of mayonnaise, 3 tablespoons of sweet red pepper paste and salt and pepper as desired.