Christmas

From unique, affordable gift ideas to delicious holiday recipes, your Christmas planning starts here.

Roasted Root Vegetables with Herbs Recipe
Roasted Root Vegetables with Herbs Recipe

A nutritious and colorful combination of carrots, potatoes, parsnips, rutabaga, and sweet potatoes… >>

Deliciously Seasoned Seafood Cakes Recipe
Deliciously Seasoned Seafood Cakes Recipe

These rich crab and shrimp cakes are spiced with mustard, Worcestershire sauce, and a little… >>

Mini Puff-Pastry Tartlets Recipe
Mini Puff-Pastry Tartlets Recipe

These mouthwatering mini tartlets have three different toppings, so every guest should find… >>

6 Delicious Christmas Cookie Recipes
6 Delicious Christmas Cookie Recipes

Bake a batch of any of these easy to follow recipes or just drool over the stunning Christmas… >>

Christmas Chocolate Cookies
Christmas Chocolate Cookies

These rich shortbread cookies are easy to make and will satisfy the most committed chocolate lover. >>

5 Memorable Christmas Gift Ideas
5 Memorable Christmas Gift Ideas

We all know that finding the perfect gift around the holidays can be overwhelming, but that… >>

Cranberry-Pistachio Ice Cream Cake
Cranberry-Pistachio Ice Cream Cake

This colorful cake makes a great Christmas dessert. >>

Chocolate Almond Pinecones
Chocolate Almond Pinecones

Decorate your holiday desserts with these beautiful and impressive, yet edible, pinecones. >>

5 Must-Haves for Unexpected Holiday Guests
5 Must-Haves for Unexpected Holiday Guests

5 essentials to stash for impromptu holiday gatherings. >>

Orange Eggnog Punch
Orange Eggnog Punch

This traditional holiday beverage gets fresh sparkle and flavor from the addition of ginger ale and… >>

27 Christmas Gift Ideas You'll Love
27 Christmas Gift Ideas You’ll Love

We’ve whittled your to-do list down to the most wanted games, gadgets, gags, goodies, and other… >>

The Story Behind the Holiday Gifts We Give
The Story Behind the Holiday Gifts We Give

Find out why gift cards may be overrated and fruitcakes are more popular than you think. >>

Hot Cran-Apple Cider
Hot Cran-Apple Cider

Transform apple cider into an extraordinary drink with slices of citrus and cloves. >>

Special Hot Chocolate Treats
Special Hot Chocolate Treats

This recipe lets you get creative with chocolate! >>

Pozole Stew
Pozole Stew

Make this popular Mexican dish for your next meal. >>

How to Deal with Difficult House Guests
How to Deal with Difficult House Guests

As the holiday season draws near, learn the art of dealing with house guests. >>

Cream of Wild Rice Soup
Cream of Wild Rice Soup

Your guests will love this soup so much, you'll make it all year round. >>

16 Cheap and Easy Christmas Decorating Tips
16 Cheap and Easy Christmas Decorating Tips

Decorating experts share their favorite last-minute ideas. >>

Fixes for 5 Common Holiday Etiquette Goofs
Fixes for 5 Common Holiday Etiquette Goofs

Make sure you are nice, not naughty, this holiday season. >>

Storing Holiday Decorations
Storing Holiday Decorations

Learn how to safely store and organize your holiday decorations. >>