The weather report is calling for subzero windchills for the umpteenth day in a row. No. Thank. You. What you need is an indoor day! Slide into your robe and slippers and settle in.

cherry almond dutch baby
Photography by Aaron Dryer
| Credit: Photography by Aaron Dryer

Dutch babies are great big pancakes that look as billowy as that pillow you just lifted your head from, and taste like a sweet, fluffy, egg-y bite of heaven.

classic hot chocolate
Credit: Photography by Aaron Dyer

Curl up with something warm and chocolaty (and, if you're into it, spiked).

Make some serious comfort food—without spending a serious amount of time in the kitchen! These recipes yield maximum satisfaction for minimum effort.

Bowl of Popcorn
Credit: Photography by Aaron Dryer

You could have microwave popcorn at the press of a button, but stovetop popcorn is a lot more fun to make—and endlessly customizable. 

Recipes by Charles Grayauskie, Cecily McAndrews, Janet Taylor McCracken and Renae Wilson