Christmas

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

Wreath Christmas Cookies Recipe
Wreath Christmas Cookies Recipe

All of the decorating is done when these pretty wreaths come out of the oven. Simply add food… >>

4 Ways of Looking at a Tree
4 Ways of Looking at a Tree

The tree seen as decoration, as a scientific marvel, as a place to sit and even as nutrition. >>

Turkey Pot Pie
Turkey Pot Pie

A turkey pot pie is also a great way to use up any leftovers from a holiday turkey. >>

Roast Leg of Lamb With Mint Sauce
Roast Leg of Lamb With Mint Sauce

A traditional Christmas dish to wow your family and friends. >>

Cornish Hens with Ham and Wild Rice Stuffing
Cornish Hens with Ham and Wild Rice Stuffing

Cornish hens are a great alternative to a full chicken. Serve half of a hen to each diner for a… >>

Maple-Glazed Ham With Raisin Sauce
Maple-Glazed Ham With Raisin Sauce

A huge maple-glazed ham is a showstopper on any holiday. >>

Danish Fruit-Stuffed Pork Roast
Danish Fruit-Stuffed Pork Roast

The apple-and-prune stuffed pork is sure to stun your holiday guests. >>

Peppered Veal Stew With Dumplings
Peppered Veal Stew With Dumplings

A hearty stew perfect for any winter night. >>

Cherry Tomatoes Filled With Creamy Pesto Cheese
Cherry Tomatoes Filled With Creamy Pesto Cheese

Bring these colorful, bite-sized appetizers to your holiday parties. You can keep the fact that… >>

Craft a Christmas Tree from Your Reader's Digest Magazine
Craft a Christmas Tree from Your Reader’s Digest Magazine

Got an old issue of the magazine lying around? Here's how to turn it into an eye-catching Christmas… >>

Fancy-Fixin’s Cauliflower
Fancy-Fixin’s Cauliflower

This zesty recipe dresses up the “educated” vegetable with a tangy sauce. >>

Lobster Thermidor
Lobster Thermidor

In colonial times, lobster was so plentiful that it was considered poor man’s food. By the… >>

Grandma Rose’s Lasagna
Grandma Rose’s Lasagna

“My Grandma Rose always made her sauce for lasagna from scratch,” recalls Rosemary Corsiglia… >>

Seafood-Stuffed Flounder
Seafood-Stuffed Flounder

This elegant party dish can be made with either scallops or shrimp. >>

Sour Cream Biscuits
Sour Cream Biscuits

Southern grandmas will tell you good biscuits should be crusty on the outside and soft and crumbly… >>

Rice Cakes with Mushroom-Walnut Sauce
Rice Cakes with Mushroom-Walnut Sauce

Grandmas usually made rice patties as a way to use up leftover rice. You can serve these delicious… >>

Old-Time Scalloped Potatoes
Old-Time Scalloped Potatoes

Hearty meals at grandma's house often featured these stick-to-the-ribs potatoes, which are baked in… >>

5 Mouthwatering Holiday Desserts
5 Mouthwatering Holiday Desserts

Put a fresh spin on your favorite classic holiday cakes and pies with these delicious dessert… >>

Over-Stuffed Onions Recipe
Over-Stuffed Onions Recipe

The mild, sweet onion varieties, like Vidalia and Walla Walla, are ideal in this dish, where they… >>

Holiday Champagne Punch
Holiday Champagne Punch

This hits the perfect balance between sweet, tart and potent with its combination of cognac… >>