12 Deliciously Easy Snacks to Help Satisfy Your Midnight Cravings

Ever find yourself craving everything delicious at the most inconvenient times? Say, in the middle of the night?

I'll be the first to admit that I get this feeling at midnight almost every night. It's tough. You're hungry, sleepy and scared of the dark all at once...

Not to mention, the hardest part of the brutal midnight snack attack is deciding what you're going to eat that doesn't require much effort to prepare once you actually get to the kitchen.

From brownies to mac and cheese, there are quite a few different easily-made midnight goodies to choose from. Luckily Spoon University is here to fill in the blanks!

Here are 12 super-easy recipes you can make at midnight (or any time of the night) to fulfill your sweet dreams.

1. Pecan Pie Muffins

For when you're dealing with a sweet tooth in the middle of the night.

2. Bacon, Egg and Cheese Biscuit Bombs

Why wait for breakfast in the morning when you can have it at midnight?

3. Tomato Cucumber Salad

This works for when you're trying to be healthy but you're too lazy to actually cook anything.

4. Brownies

You don't need to slave away in the kitchen to make brownies as good as your local bakery.

5. Kimchi Fried Rice

Who said cooking exotic food couldn't be quick and easy?

6. Bacon Wrapped Dates

These are actually the greatest things in the world, and they're so easy to make! They're the perfect midnight snack.

7. Chia and Flaxseed Oatmeal

For those of you who are dorm dwellers, this only takes 5 minutes to make and all you need is a microwave.

Quick and easy for those late night munchies.

8. Edamame Dip

This quick, easy and healthy option only calls for 5 ingredients and will leave you guilt-free with every bite.

9. Mac and Cheese

When in doubt, throw it in a mug and see how it goes. Mugs usually never do us wrong.

10. Tomato and Tuna Penne

Believe it or not, but this is actually really easy and simple to make, and only takes 15 minutes to whip up.

11. Bacon Guacamole Grilled Cheese

Upgrade your grilled cheese before you go to bed, you won't regret it. Cheese just tastes so much better at midnight.

12. Avocado Toast

Avocados never fail anyone and are super easy to add to, basically, anything.

They're perfect for anyone making a late night snack.

This post was originally written by Jennifer Hussein for Spoon University.

Citations: 12 Easy Snacks to Satisfy Your Midnight Cravings (Spoon University)