Christmas time is such a busy time of year. Running back and forth to get last-minute gifts, wrapping paper, tape, and heading to various Christmas parties on top of all of your other daily activities can make for quite a hectic time. By the time Christmas Eve rolls around you are likely ready to start pulling your hair out. There is one thing that you can do to make Christmas Eve a little less stressful. Have a simple family meal planned! No need to get extravagant when you are already busy. Here are some great Christmas Eve family dinner ideas that you and the kids will love.
Easy Christmas Eve Family Meal Ideas and Recipes
With a plan in place you can make your Christmas Eve all about the family for us it’s the way we kick start the celebrations. We’ve finished the main jobs in preparation for Christmas Day and the kids are especially excited for what tomorrow will bring. So before our elves deliver the Christmas Eve Surprise Box and we snuggle down with our new Christmas Movie we sit down and enjoy a delicious but easy to prepare dinner as a family.
Recipes for Christmas Eve Family Meals
If you are looking for more ideas check out these other simple holiday traditions that you and your family may enjoy for the start of the holiday meal on Christmas Eve.
There is no need to prepare a side dish with these flavorful paprika chicken thighs! The veggies are already incorporated into the pot, and even better, cleanup will be a breeze with just this one pot!
Everyone thinks a tasty lasagna is pretty time consuming, but not this recipe! With only five ingredients, and one of them being uncooked noodles, this is sure to be a hit! Serve with garlic toast to win some extra points.