Hard Day Comfort Food

Bad day at work? Rough day at school? Friend or family problems? Dreary weather? Just feeling down? Whatever the reason might be, we all have days like that. Sometimes, cooking something delicious and comforting yourself with the ones that make you feel better around the dinner table helps you feel better. Save these recipes for when you have a bad day! Everybody needs comfort food now and again.

Hard Day Comfort Food - save these recipes for when you have a bad day! Everybody needs comfort food now and again.

Hard Day Comfort Food

1. Waffle Iron Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Making grilled cheese in the waffle maker gives it a nice texture. Must try!

Waffle Iron Grilled Cheese Sandwich. Must try!

2. Banana Pudding Cheesecake

The very best Banana Pudding Cheesecake. Great for a bad day and great for a good day too!

The very best Banana Pudding Cheesecake. Great for a bad day and great for a good day too!

3. Creamy Garlic Pasta

dd chicken, veggies, seafood, or serve as a side dish. Simple to make, so darn good! Yes please!

Creamy Garlic Pasta. Yes please!

4. Fried dill pickles

This is the ultimate comfort food! They’re crispy crunchy and loaded with that dill pickle flavor we all love so much.

Fried dill pickles. This is the ultimate comfort food!

5. Ruben Squares

A giant grilled cheese perfect for sharing. It’s everything you love plus a buttery crescent top. Make your own Russian dressing for an irresistible dip.

Ruben Squares - a giant grilled cheese perfect for sharing. It's everything you love plus a buttery crescent top. Make your own Russian dressing for an irresistible dip.

6. Million Dollar Spaghetti

Must try! It’s got spaghetti sauce, beef and cream cheese mixture meal … that tastes like a million bucks. Click the picture for the recipe.

This is called Million Dollar Spaghetti - must try! It's got spaghetti sauce, beef and cream cheese mixture meal … that tastes like a million bucks.

7. Baked Meatball Parmesan

The casserole recipe that makes any day better!

Baked Meatball Parmesan - the casserole recipe that makes any day better!

8. The Taco Braid

Love tacos? Give this a try! I’ve heard it changes your life (hah!).

The Taco Braid - Love tacos? Give this a try! I've heard it changes your life (hah!).

9. Cheesy Chicken Alfredo Casserole 

It had me at cheese and alfredo! Yes please!

Cheesy Chicken Alfredo Casserole - it had me at cheese and alfredo! Yes please!

10. Cherry Cheesecake

A cheesecake that you don’t have to bake! How’s that for easy comfort food on a hard day?

Cherry Cheesecake that you don't have to bake! How's that for easy on a hard day?

11. Crock pot mac & cheese

A creamy macaroni and cheese recipe makes any day better!

Crock pot mac & cheese. A creamy macaroni and cheese recipe makes any day better!

12. Three Ingredient Orange Chicken

Chicken, orange jam, and bbq sauce. Quick and easy!

3 Ingredient Orange Chicken. Quick and easy!

13. Loaded Cauliflower

I just died and went to cauliflower heaven.

I just died and went to cauliflower heaven. Loaded Cauliflower

14. Taco Lasagna Recipe

The ULTIMATE hard day comfort food recipe! The cheese sauce is what really makes this Taco Lasagna Recipe OVER THE TOP!

Taco Lasagna Recipe! Made with beef, turkey, chicken, whatever you want! This is THE BEST.

15. Creamy white chicken enchilada

It’s pretty easy and doesn’t take much prep if you already have cooked chicken to work with

Creamy white chicken enchilada recipe. My favorite!

16. Chicken ranch tacos

I’ve tried these and they are addicting and delicious! The easiest chicken ranch taco recipe ever

Chicken ranch tacos are delicious! Here is the easiest chicken ranch taco recipe ever!

17. Twinkie Cake

A quick and easy cake using Twinkies- WOW! No baking necessary:)

This is a no-bake Twinkie cake - WOW!

18. Meatball sub casserole

Made with garlic bread and a special cheese sauce. YUM

Meatball sub casserole. Definitely saving this recipe for a day when I need some comfort food! YUM -

20. Crunchwrap Supreme

Trust us, this is every bit as good as the real thing!

Crunchwrap Supreme - Trust us, this is every bit as good as the real thing!

19. Mexican Chicken and Rice Dinner

This dinner recipe is made in one baking dish and is done just in 30 minutes making clean up a breeze. Perfect for busy week nights!

Mexican Chicken and Rice Dinner

20. Million Dollar Lazy Lasagna

This layered ravioli bake is a cheesy crowd pleasing dinner that has just a few easy-to-find ingredients. In less than an hour, dinner is on the table.

This layered ravioli bake is a cheesy crowd pleasing dinner that has just a few easy-to-find ingredients. In less than an hour, dinner is on the table. 

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