Have you just moved in with a loved one? Gotten married? Or maybe you’re officially an empty nester! Regardless of your situation, transitioning to cooking for two can be difficult when most recipes are geared towards family cooking portions. These recipes are made for just two people so you won’t have to worry about having too much food or using too much of your groceries to create one meal. This allows you to try something new each night and enjoy your gourmet suppers for two!

1. Paleo Pot Pie

Try out this healthy take on a pot pie! If you have time, don’t forget to attempt to do a lovely pie design to make it look almost too lovely to eat.

2. Chicken Thighs Marsala

Creamy, filled with protein and packed with flavor. What more could you want?

3. Baked Acorn Squash With Quiche Filling

When Autumn ‘falls’ on us (see what I did there?), gourds and squashes become a central focus of our meals. This meal is incredibly delicious and shows how creative you can get with an acorn squash!

4. Buffalo Ranch Chickpea Taco Salad

For the vegetarians in the crowd, this salad will be your new favorite meal! Top off with some creamy ranch dressing.

5. Spinach Burrata Omelet with Avocado Salad

Breakfast has never looked better.

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6. Easy Pesto Chicken Pasta

Pesto is an easy way to flavor your meal without using too many ingredients. Try doing this at home tonight!

7. Fried Onion Crusted Tilapia with Sesame Ginger Marinade

If you love fish, this Fried Onion Crusted Tilapia is going to be a new staple in your two person home. Serve with a fresh salad on the side.

8. Greek Style Stuffed Peppers

I could eat Mediterranean food at every meal. Stuffed peppers are a great way to ensure a healthy supper packed with vitamin-rich ingredients.

9. Braised Meatballs, Roasted Garlic Mashed Potatoes and Roasted Kale

Looking to make a special meal for a special occasion? These aren’t your regular meatballs and the mashed potatoes are definitely next level!

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10. Chicken Broccoli Alfredo Stuffed Shells for Two

Make this cheesy, filling meal for your loved one on a chilly night! Serve with a fresh Caesar or Garden salad. You can also add roasted veggies in these shells to take it to a more gourmet level.

Lindsay Duncan

Lindsay loves cooking fun and creative meals for friends and family. At home, you can find her trying out a new recipe found on Pinterest while trying to balance her husband's sweet tooth with her healthy eating habits. If she's not in the kitchen, you'll find Lindsay photographing people she loves and going out with friends to try the newest restaurant in her small town.

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