How to Cook for One in Your Apartment

Figuring out how to cook for one doesn’t have to be a struggle. You’re cooking for you, so make it easy and fun!

Ah, the enjoyable feeling of independence that comes with living alone. However, cooking for one can be challenging. You might be more inclined to order food to make life more convenient. However, ordering out can add up quickly. Plus, you might end up depriving yourself of unique and savory meals with mouthwatering flavors. Here are some tips for how to cook for one in your apartment. We encourage you to make the most out of using your kitchen

Meal Prepping Makes Life Convenient

You don’t have to make fancy meals for every course. Instead, you can try out a delicious recipe you’ve been dreaming about and make large portions. Then, you can split these large portions into containers for the rest of the week. Another option is freezing some of the food you’ve made to preserve it. 

Buy What You’ll Eat

The danger of buying in bulk when you’re only one person is that things can sit around in your kitchen past the expiration dates. At times, buying in bulk can save a lot of money. However, you’ll want to ensure that you’ll eat these things at a frequency where you won’t end up discarding them. Sometimes our eyes can be larger than our stomachs. 

Be Imaginative 

The best thing about cooking is that you can be creative. You can try out unique dishes you might not make if you cook for others. You can also use cooking for one in your apartment to perfect special meals you’d like to cook for friends, family, or a significant other. After all, the pressure of presenting food to others can be overwhelming. 

The point is that cooking for one in an apartment should be hassle-free, cost-effective, and fun. Prescott Square Apartments is an excellent place to live if you’re looking for competitive apartment amenities, spacious floor plans, two-bedroom apartments, and an ideal neighborhood with access to convenient shopping. For other apartment living tips, continue to check out our past blogs and stay up-to-date with our current content.

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Nestled in the wooded hills of Pikesville, yet just moments away from Baltimore, Reisterstown, Randallstown, Millford Mill, Gwynn Oak, Old Court, Owings Mills, Garrison, Lochearn, and Windsor Mill, Prescott Square Apartments offers spacious apartment living spaces for everyone! We offer two-bedroom homes with wall-to-wall carpeting/hardwood flooring, central A/C, access to oversized patios/balconies, and maintenance whenever you need it. To set up an appointment to take a look at our apartments, call us at 443-213-8584 or visit our website!