Waking up and seeing gray clouds can make many feel that rainy days always bring them down. If you feel the same about unanticipated showers here and there, you need not fret as there are many rainy day activities that can brighten up your mood – even though the sun is not shining as brightly as you wish outside.
If the rain doesn’t go away after singing the very well-known nursery rhyme, then the best way to chase the drizzle blues away is to take your mind off of it by keeping busy. Not only is it a chance for you to try the recipes that have eluded you because of your busy schedule, it’s a chance to bond with family and friends. As for the cherry on top: you get to enjoy deliciously sweet and savory meals – without breaking the bank. So step into the kitchen, grab your favorite personalized cutting board from Engraved Cutting Boards and get baking!
Whether you’re a new or comfortable in the kitchen, rainy day activities will surely not be complete without any of the following savory and sweet recipes.
Mix chicken, soup, and mixed vegetables in a pie plate. Add egg, milk, and biscuit mix. Bake for 30 minutes.
Mix uncooked macaroni, cheese and ham in a bowl and place onto a pie plate. In another bowl, mix eggs, milk, biscuit mix and salt and place the said mixture on top of the macaroni mix. Bake for 35-40 minutes.
First make a crust by pressing processed crumbs on the bottom and sides of the pan. Fill the crust with a mix made of brown sugar, condensed milk, salt, and vanilla. Bake for 1 hour and serve with whipped cream.
Mix butter and chocolate before whisking in sugar, eggs and vanilla. Add flour and salt before pouring the batter into the skillet. Bake for 25 to 30 minutes in an oven preheated to 350F.
Mix flour, cinnamon, salt, ground ginger, cloves, baking soda and pepper. In a separate bowl, mix brown sugar, butter, egg and molasses before adding the initial flour mixture. Bake the quartered dough and place dollops of ice cream on each. Freeze the sandwiches for 4 hours before serving.
Melt butter in pan and turn off the heat once it turns brown. Set aside for 15 minutes before adding brown sugar, egg and vanilla into the mix. Throw salt, baking powder and flour to the mix before adding in the white chocolate chunks. Place strawberry chunks on top before baking for 25-30 minutes.
Process graham crackers and mix with vanilla, egg, butter, salt, baking soda, brown sugar and sugar. Place cookie balls on a pan and bake for 8-10 minutes.
Contrary to popular beliefs, savory and sweet recipes are actually very easy to make. So the next time it rains outside, head straight to the kitchen to try one of the recipes from above! Make sure you have a cutting board ready for the next day it pours, visit our product page to choose your favorite personalized model and design today!