Valentine’s Day is the worst holiday to spend alone. No one wants to have #fomo and tweet out #foreveralone all night while all of his or her friends are on romantic dates. You can’t leave your house for fear of seeing smooching couples left and right, which makes cooking at home the perfect activity to avoid all of the Valentine’s Day drama. Make one of these delicious meals and a V-Day cocktail for yourself or for your singles Valentine’s Day party! You’ll be so full after eating these dishes that you’ll forget all about being lonely!
Baked Chicken with Spinach, Pears, and Blue Cheese
Even though you’re alone on V-Day, it doesn’t mean you’re going to be alone all spring. Start working on that beach bod with this healthy chicken and spinach salad filled with protein.
Beef and Broccoli Ramen
This classic Chinese recipe is filled with flavor and uses ramen noodles to add a bit of extra comfort for an amazing Valentine’s Day dinner.
Butter Chicken Curry
Distract yourself from a lonely Valentine’s Day by cooking this Indian classic. You’ll find yourself loving the tomato-based curry chicken with spiced yogurt sauce poured over some steamed jasmine rice more than any lame date.
Smoked Gouda Macaroni and Cheese
Feeling sad on Valentine’s Day? This is the comforting recipe for you. Nothing can make you feel better on Valentine’s Day than indulging in a rich mac and cheese while watching The Notebook.