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20-Minute Holiday Baking: Buttery Mint Cookies

20-Minute Holiday Baking: Buttery Mint Cookies

A recipe for sophisticated buttery mint cookies, decorated for the holidays with an easy technique. You can even make them up to three months ahead!

DIY Food Gift: Peach Pancake Mix with Chai Syrup

DIY Food Gift: Peach Pancake Mix with Chai Syrup

These peach pancakes make for an easy and special DIY food gift. Just package two jars of peach slices with the dry ingredients for a delish morning meal!

25 Days of Christmas Cookies: Chocolate Crinkles

25 Days of Christmas Cookies: Chocolate Crinkles

WAKE UP! It’s Christmas morning. And you still have one more recipe for cookies to turn out. (No, we’re not kidding!)   How could you think about going through the holidays without making Chocolate Crinkles? Seriously, what ...more

The Ham & Cheese Breakfast Casserole That Saved Christmas!

The Ham & Cheese Breakfast Casserole That Saved Christmas!

It’s not too late to save Christmas!   No matter how many relatives and unexpected guests are sleeping on your couches (the spare bedrooms filled up long ago), you can have a gorgeous Christmas brunch tomorrow morning, thanks to this ...more

Elegant Holiday Appetizers with Endive — Easy Does It

Elegant Holiday Appetizers with Endive — Easy Does It

Endive never needs to be washed! Already you’re ahead of the game if you need a Christmas appetizer — like right now! But New Year’s is coming up fast, so pay attention to how easy you’ll have it with these easy and elegant ...more

8 Easy Comfort Dinners for the <i>Rest</i> of Holiday Week

8 Easy Comfort Dinners for the Rest of Holiday Week

Christmas has me so scared. Fourteen boxes got here via UPS yesterday. Big boxes, meaning lots and lots of wrapping. My children and my six-week-old granddaughter Alice also arrived yesterday. Obviously they’re more important than the ...more

25 Days of Christmas Cookie: Salted Caramel-Ginger Macaroons

25 Days of Christmas Cookie: Salted Caramel-Ginger Macaroons

At a time of year when we’re eating sweets all day long, do we really need something that will make Christmas cookies taste even better? Of course we do! As long as we going to eat them anyway, they should taste as good as possible. You ...more

25 Days of Christmas Cookies: Linzer Pinwheels

25 Days of Christmas Cookies: Linzer Pinwheels

Pinwheel cookies — named after the children’s whirling paper toy on a stick — are designed to get all the goodness of each and every ingredient in each and every bite. (Plus, the swoosh of the filling spiral has much more visual ...more

25 Days of Christmas Cookies: Mexican Sugar

25 Days of Christmas Cookies: Mexican Sugar

Start baking Christmas cookies! NOW!   We know, you’ve still got a lot to do. Christmas is TOMORROW. But you don’t want to give up now, especially when this recipe for Mexican Sugar Cookies is so festive and easy to make. ...more

25 Days of Christmas Cookies: Peppermint Chocolate Sandwich Cookies

25 Days of Christmas Cookies: Peppermint Chocolate Sandwich Cookies

Call them whoopie pies or stuffed cookies, or just plain sandwich cookies, but by any name you choose, these plump pairs of cookies with the groovy filling double your holiday pleasure.   In the case of these Peppermint Chocolate Sandwich ...more

Crockpots Rock on Christmas Eve! 9 Great Recipes to Prove It

Crockpots Rock on Christmas Eve! 9 Great Recipes to Prove It

Christmas Eve dinner is something of a conundrum. On the one hand, Christmas Eve is a bona fide part of the holiday, not to be squandered. So many modern families, dealing with competing demands from an extended bevy of relatives, can’t ...more

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