It’s 5pm, you just got off work and had your mind set on making dinner at home—only to open the fridge and see a hodgepodge of groceries staring back at you. Oops.
Before you accept defeat and turn to Postmates, look again. Much like staring blankly into your overflowing closet and thinking to yourself, “I nothing to wear,” it’s all about a change of perspective. To help you learn to use what you have in your fridge (I’m still working on the closet scenario TBH), we’ve compiled a list of 20 simple, yet delicious recipes that require five ingredients or less. The best part? Chances are you have most of the items sitting around your kitchen just waiting to be transformed.