Valentine’s Day is one of those holidays that tends to sneak up on you if you aren’t paying attention. Luckily, we all know that the way to a man’s heart—or pretty much anyone’s heart, as far as we know—is through the stomach!
Even if you are caught off guard by Valentine’s Day this year, you can still whip up a decadent feast that will have your better half feeling the love. Here are some ideas to get you started prepping your Valentine’s Day meal:
Appetizer: Heart-Shaped Figs and Cheese from Martha Stewart Living
Get things started in a sweet (and tart!) way with heart-shaped figs paired with a sharp cheese. So pretty and delicious!
Sweetheart Salad from Martha Stewart Living
Use simple cookie cutters to transform cooked beets into miniature works of art with this charming recipe.
Ricotta Mashed Potatoes from Country Living
Let your loved ones indulge in classic comfort food with these delectably cheesy mashed potatoes.
Grilled Rib-Eye Steak from Country Living
Red meat feels like the perfect choice for a day that’s all about love! Grill some rib-eye steak and your family will be pledging their undying love to you in no time.
Chocolate-Covered Cherries and More from Elana’s Pantry
These gorgeous goodies are primarily gluten-free and vegan, so even the pickiest eaters in your family don’t have to miss out on dessert!