Christine Fischer of Cooking with Cakes may not be a pro chef, but that doesn't mean she's a mere novice in the kitchen. The self-taught culinarian — who's all for healthy, accessible recipes — knows that succumbing to your five-day bacon craving does not make you weak. It just makes you human.
Let’s be honest — New Year's Eve is always a let down. Whether you end up freezing in your stilettos waiting in line, drinking watered-down cranberry vodkas for $20 a pop, or fighting for a cab at 2 a.m., NYE tends to fall short. So, why not ditch all the hoopla of New Year's Eves past and do what you actually want instead? I’m talking chilling at home with your honey (or BFF), whipping up some tasty eats, and drinking some high-end champagne. No fuss, no muss, no ruined sequined dress. Who's with me?
So, hit up your liquor store and tee up the Netflix — I’ve got the recipe part covered. Here are three deliciously easy meals perfect for spending the night in with your better half, no cover charge required.