Mac ’n’ cheese is a staple of comfort food and contains mystical, feel-good properties. Whether you go for the boxed kind that you ate when you were a kid or the gourmet four-cheese version, you are bound to delight in cheesy, melt in your mouth goodness. For anyone feeling stressed this week or craving some good-old-fashioned comfort food, mac ‘n’ cheese is always there to save the day.
For those looking for salty deliciousness French fries are where it’s at. Salty food like fries stimulate the production of oxytocin, the hormone that’s responsible for that warm, fluffy feeling you get inside. Apparently, the average American, for instance, consumes 29 lbs of French fries each year, that’s how good they are.
Chicken soup is said to heal the soul and is one of the best foods you can eat when you have the flu or a cold because it soothes your symptoms. This soup usually reminds people of home and family. In some cases, recipes have been passed down from generation to generation, for the perfect nostalgic bite.