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Gone are the days when you have to make a whole tray of cookies just to enjoy a few bites of gooey deliciousness.

Maybe you’re short on time or maybe you just don’t want to share — either way, if you have a microwave and a mug, you can make any of these treats in just a few minutes.


1. Chocolate Chip Cookie in a Mug

You need some ingredients you probably already have on hand and lots of chocolate chips for this little treat.

Get the full directions here.


2. Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cake in a Mug

Because chocolate and peanut butter just go together. You can have this dream dessert ready in a little over a minute.


3. Chocolate Pudding in a Mug

Pudding is one of those things that can take hours to set. Who has that kind of time?

Have some instant gratification with this recipe.


4. Peach Cobbler in a Mug

You can have this summertime favorite literally anytime if you have some canned peaches.

Get the tutorial here.



5. Gooey Caramel Roll in a Mug

This caramel roll takes three minutes to make. You should only make this recipe if you like things extra rich!


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6. Eggless Apple Peanut Butter Cake in a Mug

This one is a little more labor-intensive since you need to make the cake and filling separately, but we think it’s totally worth it.

Find the recipe here.


7. Strawberry Pop Tart in a Mug

You guys. You can make a strawberry pop tart in a mug.

Find out how here.


8. Carrot Cake in a Mug

Carrot cake in less than 5 minutes? I’m in.

Feel free to take the extra time to make this presentation-worthy, but no judgment if you just dive right in.

Here’s the recipe.


9. French Toast in a Mug


Fact: I love french toast but I never take the time to make it. This is a super easy, super delicious recipe that even I can do.


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10. Angel Food Cake in a Mug

Boxed cake mix and water are all you need to make the easiest treat ever. Get a step-by-step over here.


11. Rice Krispies Treat in a Mug

What’s easier than Rice Krispies treats? Rice Krispies treats in a mug.


12. Molten Chocolate Cake in a Mug

Molten chocolate cake is the stuff of dreams. Keep it as is, or top it with a scoop of ice cream.

Either way, you’ll have dessert in less than 5 minutes.


13. Strawberry Rhubarb Pie in a Mug

Need a little tart mixed in with your sweet? This is the way to go.

Check out how to whip one up over here.


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14. Sticky Date Pudding in a Mug

Date pudding is really more of a cake. And if you’ve never had it, now’s your excuse because it couldn’t be easier than this recipe in a mug.



15. Jelly Donut in a Mug

Set aside any misconceptions that donuts need to be round, because this one in a mug is ah-mazing!


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16. Apple Crisp in a Mug

Next time you’re craving a classic, give this recipe a try with only six ingredients.

Quick, easy and delicious.


17. S’mores in a Mug

Via Domino

No campfire? No problem. Make s’mores in a mug whenever the craving hits with this recipe.


18. Red Velvet Cake in a Mug

Red velvet cake always takes forever to bring together. Save your time and sanity and make it in a mug instead.

Get the tutorial here.


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