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A great Cinco de Mayo recipe: guacamole dip.

Cinco de Mayo RecipesFood is usually a part of any cultural holiday. This page contains Cinco de Mayo recipes.


The decorated reindeer Rice Krispie treats.

Reindeer Rice Krispie TreatsThis is a simple way to decorate Rice Krispie treats for Christmas. These cute reindeer treats are sure to bring anyone some holiday cheer.


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Basic Baked Moist StuffingPerfect if you're not roasting an entire stuffed turkey. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Saute the onion and celery in a skillet until just barely tender, meanwhile, heat the broth and pepper in a large pan.


Mock Corned Beef & Cabbage Dinner on plate

Easy Corned Beef and Cabbage DinnerUsing thick cut deli slices of corned beef is a good option if you are either making a small batch or have difficulty finding a corned beef brisket at the market.


Mochi Cheese Buns

Making Mochi Cheese BunsPrepare sweet rice flour buns. Drop into cupcake paper liners, sprinkle with cheese, and bake. They are a simple tasty treat for any occasion.


pot of candy gold coins

Making a Pot of Gold Irish SupperThe soup and sandwich recipes provided below combine to make a nice alternative meal to corned beef and cabbage for St. Patrick's Day.



Monster Sandwich

Monster Sandwich RecipeThese cute tasty salami, cheese, and veggie sandwiches are not just for Halloween. Make some today to bring a smile to yourself, friends, and family.


A plate of corned beef and cabbage.

Pressure Cooker Corned Beef and Cabbage RecipesUsing a pressure cooker for corned beef and cabbage makes this St. Patrick's day favorite in record time with well melded flavors.


Christmas tree made with veggies.

Holiday Veggie or Fruit TreeA festive holiday centerpiece can be created with vegetables or fruits for family gatherings and parties. This page contains holiday veggie or fruit tree.


finished potato pumpkins

Making Halloween Potato PumpkinsThese cute pumpkins are not only fun to make you can enjoy them for dinner as well. Try adding sweet potatoes for color. This is a page about making Halloween potato pumpkins.


Stuffed Red Peppers

Red Pepper Valentine BoatsA fun holiday food for your sweethearts can be these red stuffed peppers.This is a page about making red pepper Valentine boats.


finishedEdible Pots of Gold

Edible Pots of GoldThis a super simple recipe for St. Patrick's Day that is kid-friendly. These little pots of gold are made with peanut butter cups, but you can also use mini chocolate cupcakes or Rolo candies. Topped with a bit of frosting and edible gold glitter, these make great dessert toppers, or can be eaten as is.


3 Shamrock Pretzels on plate

Shamrock PretzelsThese shamrock pretzels are very easy to make, consisting of only two ingredients: pretzels and candy melts. They are a great sweet and savoury snack on their own, but also make great dessert toppers. Happy St. Patrick's Day!


Personalized Valentine's Pretzel Hearts

Personalized Valentine's Pretzel HeartsOne of my nieces calls pretzels "love hearts" because of their shape, so this one is for her. An easy, yummy way to turn large pretzels into Valentine's with some candy melts and sprinkles. I used the red and white sprinkles from Christmas after removing all the green ones. Thrifty all the way!


A tray of traditional Swedish saffron buns.

Traditional St. Lucia's Day RecipesThis ancient Christian feast holiday signals the start of advent and the Christmas holiday. This is a page about traditional St. Lucia's Day recipes.


Fourth of July Pie - baked pie

Fourth of July Berry PieIt's easy to make a flag pattern with stars and stripes of dough when making a berry pie. This cute design makes it perfect for Independence Day.


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Making Lit'l Smokies HeartsA fun display of your love or for Valentine appetizers, try these easy little sausage hearts. This is a page about making lit'l smokies hearts.


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Lucky Charms Cereal Treats RecipeThis is a page about making Lucky Charms cereal treats. For St. Patrick's Day, use Lucky Charms rather than crispy rice cereal to make this tasty treat.


Halloween Tongue Sausage

Making Halloween Tongue SausagesIf you are looking for a new Halloween appetizer try making these simple sausage snacks. This is a page about making Halloween "tongue" sausages.


4th of July Fruit Tray

4th of July Party Food IdeasThe 4th is a great holiday to make some fun and colorful food items in addition to the typical summer fare. This is a page about 4th of July party food ideas.


Rice Krispies Easter Eggs

Making Rice Krispy Treat EggsA fun Easter treat can easily be made with rice crispy cereal. This page is about making rice krispy treat eggs.



Decorated Rice Krispy Bunnies

Making Rice Krispy Treat BunniesRice krispy treat mix can easily be shaped into cute bunnies for Easter or other occasions. This is a page about making rice krispy treat bunnies.


Jello firecrackers in red, white and blue with a cherry.

Making Jello FirecrackersThis is a page about making Jello firecrackers. These festive tiny desserts will be a big hit at your 4th of July party. They can be made for children or in an adults only version.


Rice Krispy Nests

Making Rice Krispy Treat NestsAnother cute Easter treat can be made using crispy rice cereal to create bird nests to hold jelly beans or other small candy eggs. This is a page about Rice Krispy treat nests.


Closeup of red, white, and blue strawberries.

4th of July StrawberriesThis is a page about 4th of July strawberries. Decorate fresh strawberries with a Fourth of July color scheme for your holiday party or family meal.


Chocolate Peanut Butter Easter Eggs

Chocolate Peanut Butter Easter EggsMaking your own candy Easter eggs prolongs the fun of the holiday. This is a page about chocolate peanut butter Easter eggs.


Halloween Pumpkin Pie Dessert

Halloween Dessert RecipesHalloween is a fun time to create spooky desserts for parties and family dinner. This is a page about Halloween dessert recipes.


mini doughnut snowmen

Mini Doughnut SnowmenThis is a page about mini doughnut snowmen. These cute snacks are perfect for a holiday party.


A roast turkey on a Christmas table.

Christmas RecipesThere are many kinds of delicious, holiday recipes for special foods, goodies and beverages. Start your own family Christmas tradition with one of these homemade recipes.


Spider cupcakes.

Easy Halloween TreatsThere are many fun ways to create treats for this fall holiday. This page contains easy Halloween treats.


Christmas Breakfast

Christmas Breakfast TraditionsThe Christmas holidays are filled with many family traditions, including Christmas morning meals. This is a page about Christmas breakfast traditions.


Fourth of July Doughnuts

Fourth of July RecipesThe 4th of July means picnics and backyard barbecues each with its own variety of traditional and new recipes to make the day special. This page contains fourth of July recipes.


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Passover Cake RecipesThis page contains passover cake recipes. You can keep it kosher at Passover, but still have a delicious dessert.


Mardi Gras King Cake

Mardi Gras King Cake RecipesThis page contains Mardi Gras cake recipes. A festive sweet bread that passes the hosting for next year's party, with a plastic baby hidden in the cake.


Heart Lollipops

Making Heart LollipopsThis is a page about making heart lollipops. A cute Valentine's Day treat that you can easily make at home is heart shaped lollipops.


Heart Shaped Candies

Making Heart Shaped CandiesThis is a page about making heart shaped candies. Making Valentine's Day treats is part of the fun.



Valentine's Day Pasta

Valentine's Day Appetizer IdeasValentine's are not only about cards; there are all of the heart shaped food ideas. This is a page about Valentine's Day appetizer ideas.


Homemade Valentine's Day Candy

Valentine's Day Candy RecipesThis page contains Valentine's Day candy recipes. When you think of Valentine's Day, you think of love, flowers, hearts, cards, and candy.


Traditional Greek sweet yeast bread

Recipes for Celebrating the New YearThis page contains recipes for celebrating the new year. Prepare delicious food and beverages for your celebration of the New Year.


Easter Recipe

Traditional Easter RecipesMany cultures and families have recipes that have become traditional for Easter meals. This page contains traditional Easter recipes.


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4th of July Dessert RecipesColorful, festive desserts can be created for this summer holiday. This page contains 4th of July recipes.


cheese ball in jar

Halloween Party Food IdeasWhen planning a Halloween party part of the fun is coming up with creative, spooky food ideas. This is a page about Halloween party food ideas.


Baked Easter Ham

Easter Ham RecipesHam is a traditional Easter meal. This page contains Easter ham recipes.


Traditional Easter Cake

Easter Cake RecipesMaking an Easter cake is a fun family tradition. This page contains Easter cake recipes.


Eggs and Ham Set Out for Breakfast

Easter Breakfast RecipesOn Easter morning breakfast can be a festive and fun. This page contains Easter breakfast recipes.


Canape with Egg and Vegetables

Easter Brunch IdeasPlanning an Easter brunch sometimes means looking for new ideas. This page contains Easter brunch ideas.


Easter Cupcakes

Easter Treat RecipesEaster is a holiday with many traditions, one of those is making treats. This page contains Easter treat recipes.


Hot Cross Buns on Wood Board

Hot Cross Buns RecipesTry making this traditional Easter treat. "Hot cross buns, one ha' penny, two ha' penny, hot cross buns." This page contains hot cross buns recipes.


St. Patrick's Day Recipes, Corned Beef

Recipes for St. Patrick's DaySt. Patrick's Day is a great time to cook up some traditional Irish recipes. Corned beef and cabbage is a popular favorite as are recipes that include potatoes or Guiness beer.


Valentine's day cookie bouquet.

Making a Valentine Cookie BouquetThis is a page about making a Valentine Cookie Bouquet. It is great fun to receive an edible bouquet as a gift.


Colorful Easter egg cookies.

Easter Cookie RecipesMake special cookies for your Easter gathering to spoil your family and friends. This page contains Easter cookie recipes.


St. Patrick's day cupcakes.

St. Patrick's Day Cupcake IdeasSt. Patrick's day cupcakes are the perfect treat to send to a school party. This is page contains St. Patrick's day cupcake ideas.


Valentine's Day cake

Valentine's Day Cake RecipesMake a beautifully decorated or simple cake for this Valentine's Day. This page contains Valentine's Day cake recipes.


Valentine's ice cream sandwiches.

Heart Shaped Mini Ice Cream CakesThese mini heart shaped ice cream cakes are a tasty treat you can make for people you care about this Valentine's Day. This page shows you how to make them.


Heart shaped pancakes.

Valentine's Day Pancake RecipesThis page contains Valentine's day pancake recipes. Heart shaped pancakes are a perfect way to wake up your loved ones on Valentine's day. You could even surprise them with a special flavor or topping too.


Colorful Valentine' Day cookies.

Gluten-Free Valentine's DessertsBeing gluten-free doesn't mean you can't enjoy treats on Valentine's Day. There are many desserts that have gluten-free versions that are delicious. This page contains gluten-free Valentine's dessert recipes.


A bouquet of heart shaped cookies in a coffee cup, for Valentine's Day.

Sweet Treats For Valentine's DayThis page is about sweet treats for Valentine's Day. Candy, chocolate and baked goods are traditional for this romantic holiday. Spoil your friends and family with these ideas.


A heart drawn in chocolate.

Valentine's Day RecipesValentine's Day is celebrated on February 14th and tends to be celebrated with sweet desserts, decadent drinks and party food. This page contains recipes for Valentine's Day.


Valentine's Cake Pops, A row of cake pops with Red Velvet centers.

Valentine's Cake PopsThese popular bite size desserts are perfect as a Valentine's Day treat and great as a party centerpiece. This is a page for Valentine's cake pops.


Valentine's Day Dinner Ideas, A romantic candlelit dinner for two with wineglasses.

Valentine's Day Dinner IdeasHere are ideas for celebrating Valentine's Day at home, whether you are making a romantic dinner for two or a festive heart filled family meal. This is a page about Valentine's Day dinner ideas.


Heart Shaped Foods For Valentine's Day, A platter of heart shaped cheese slices

Heart Shaped Foods For Valentine's DayThis is a page about heart shaped foods for Valentine's Day. Making foods into the shape of a heart transforms them from ordinary to special. This an easy way to celebrate Valentine's Day at home.


Oreo Turkeys

Making Oreo TurkeysThis is a page about making Oreo turkeys. Transform Oreo cookies into a turkey using a few pieces of candy.


Thanksgiving Leftover Recipes. A Thanksgiving plate of turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes, gravy, veggies and cranberry sauce.

Thanksgiving Leftover RecipesCreative ideas to use up your Thanksgiving leftovers beyond soups, sandwiches and casseroles. This page contains Thanksgiving leftover recipes.


Pumpkin soup inside a pumpkin.

Vegetarian Thanksgiving RecipesFor some people, Thanksgiving isn't all about the turkey or ham. There are many delicious vegetarian dishes that you can served at your holiday meal. This page contains vegetarian Thanksgiving recipes.


Two crossed candy canes and a tree shaped cookie cutter.

Recipes Using Candy Canes?This page contains recipes using candy canes. Using candy canes in holiday recipes is fun. You get to enjoy that pepperminty flavor in a number of treats. It is also a good way to use up leftover candy canes that are getting sticky.


Turkey gravy in a gravy boat.

Making Turkey GravyTurkey gravy is easy to make yourself. This flavorful gravy is great option for your Thanksgiving dinner. This is a page about making turkey gravy.


Thanksgiving leftovers on a plate.

Leftover Turkey Casserole RecipesThis page contains leftover turkey casserole recipes. One delicious option for some of your Thanksgiving leftovers is to combine them into a casserole. Many of your holiday favorites taste delicious together and it is a great way to use up leftovers.


Cranberry Relish in Yellow Dish at Thanksgiving Dinner Table

Cranberry Relish RecipesCranberry relish is a simple and delicious side dish that is a staple of many households for Thanksgiving dinner. Don't buy your cranberry relish from the store. Make you own and your family will thank you. This page contains cranberry relish recipes.


Thanksgiving Stuffing Being Made in a Large Saucepan

Stuffing (Dressing) RecipesNo Thanksgiving dinner would be complete without stuffing. Whether you are making the stuffing inside the bird or cooking it as dressing on the side, this dish is always a favorite.


Green Bean Casserole Tips and Recipes, Green bean casserole.

Green Bean Casserole RecipesThis page contains green bean casserole recipes. Green bean casserole is a delicious dish that many families serve at Thanksgiving. It is a simply dish to make and there are a number of ways to enhance the traditional recipe too.


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Roasted ChestnutsPreheat oven to 375 degrees F (190 degrees C). Cut a 1/2 inch crisscross on the flat side of each nut. Be sure to cut through the shell to prevent the nut from exploding.


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Cheddar Carrot CasseroleThis is a little different than plain carrots and is good for a holiday meal. I made this for Thanksgiving and everyone loved it!


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Pecan PieBeat eggs; add sugar and beat again. Stir in syrup; then add butter, salt, vanilla, and burnt sugar; mix well. Add pecans and pour into pie shell. Bake at 350 degrees F for 50-60 minutes.


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Almond Apple StuffingSaute apples, almonds, onion and celery in butter for 5 minutes, stirring. Remove from heat. Stir in seasonings. Toss together with bread cubes and raisins; add apple mixture.


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Pumpkin BarsCombine all ingredients. Beat until smooth and pour batter into 9x13 inch pan. Bake at 350 degrees. Cream frosting ingredients together until smooth.


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Summer Squash BakeThis is a wonderful recipe. I made it for Thanksgiving, the whole family loved it. I used Ritz crackers in place of the bread crumbs. It is rich but very good.


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Homemade Spicy Coffee CreamerA fall spice flavored creamer. Use a spice grinder or a coffee bean grinder to make these a finer texture, then in a bowl put the powdered milk, add the spices and blend them together with a fork or a whisk.


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Celery Stuffed Roast ChickenThere will only be my Auntie and I for Thanksgiving and Christmas this year so instead of a huge turkey we're going to share this. There certainly will still be plenty of leftovers for both us too.


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Basic GravyA recipe that can be made from roasted chicken, turkey, beef, ham or pork drippings. Reserve 2 tablespoons of the pan drippings in your roasting pan. Place roasting pan on the stove and heat drippings over medium heat.


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Sparkling Cranberry JuiceHere's a nice beverage for holiday meals and easy to make. All you do is add two ounces of plain sparkling water for each 8 ounces of cranberry juice. Serve in wine or champagne glasses over crushed ice for a pretty presentation.


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Cranberry TeaA tasty holiday treat whether served hot or chilled. You can keep warm in your crock pot and it also refrigerates well.


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Ojibwa Baked PumpkinSimple, few ingredients, sweet, and different! Pumpkins are in season, so it's perfect!


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Squash DressingCook onion in melted margarine until tender. Mix all ingredients together and put into casserole dish. Bake at 350 degrees F. until brown on top.


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Paw-Paw's DressingThis is my FIL's WONDERFUL Thanksgiving and Christmas dressing recipe. He "shared" the recipe with me when I became a part of the family. Trust me, it is AWESOME and you will want to make an extra batch of it because it will go fast. All of the grandkids fight over the last piece. Yum Yum.


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Louisiana Corn Bread DressingSimmer gizzard, heart and neck in a quart of water until tender. Add liver and cook a few minutes more until done. Cut all meat fine for dressing. Saute' celery, onion and shallots in butter until done but not brown.


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Marshmallow Pilgrim HatsHere's a treat that looks old-fashioned but is made with two favorite modern-day sweets: marshmallows and chocolate. Set the chocolate-striped cookies stripes down on a wax-paper-covered tray, spacing them well apart. Melt the chocolate chips in a microwave or double boiler.


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Easy Holiday Recipes?Please take time to submit your favorite EASY holiday recipes.


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Reese's Peanut Butter Cup Turkey?I am looking for a turkey made out of mini Reese's peanut butter cups.


Bat cupcake

Bat Cup CakesThese Bat Cup Cakes are super easy and quick if you use Hostess Cupcakes like I did. You also could make similar bats with your own cupcakes.


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Using Up Holiday Baking SuppliesAfter indulging in all of the rich baked goodies during the holiday, we are ready to return to plainer, less fattening fair. I usually have a lot of ingredients left over...


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Great Holiday or Just Anytime CookiesWhen the Barking chocolate has melted, using a pair of tongs, dip each peanut butter Ritz cracker sandwich in the melted chocolate. Place them on a sheet of wax paper to cool. Serve after they have cooled. They are great...


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Bake Sweet Potatoes the Night BeforeTry baking your sweet potatoes for your Thanksgiving dinner the night before...


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Pumpkin Pie BarsPreheat oven to 350 degrees F. Line 13x9 inch baking pan with foil; grease foil lining. Mix flour, brown sugar and 1/4 cup of the granulated sugar in medium bowl; cut in butter with pastry blender or 2 knives until mixture resembles coarse crumbs...


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Stuffing BallsPreheat oven to 325 degrees F. Brown meat; drain. Combine with dry stuffing mix in large bowl. Stir in cranberry sauce, egg and 1 cup water. Shape mixture into 16 balls.


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Dracula's Blood Bank PieStir lemonade and condensed milk until blended...


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Yuletide LogsOn Christmas, put them on fire and watch them as they put out the most beautiful, lasting glow.


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Halloween Cheese CakeGreat recipe for a kid's Halloween party.


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Edible Halloween BugsGreat little Halloween bugs made from candy, vanilla wafers and pretzels.


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"Ghoul-Ade" For HalloweenMix Kool Aid's together with sugar, in large pitcher. Add water and mix. Just before serving, add ginger ale.


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Dressing - Tips and RecipesTips and recipes for making dressing.


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Nutty NiblersJust made these and they are tasty and so easy.


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Quick Holiday TreatsIf you really hate to bake, try dipping Oreos, pretzels, or dried apricots in melted chocolate to have some "homemade" holiday treats.


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Mini Doughnut Snowmen

Mini Doughnut SnowmenThese cute little snowmen are super quick to make and would be a great treat for a party.


dipped grilled cheese heart

Grilled Cheese HeartsIf your loved one loves grilled cheese, then this is the perfect lunch. :)


Instant Pot Corned Beef and Vegetables on plate

Instant Pot Corned Beef and VegetablesI make corned beef and veggies every March in honour of my late grandfather. He was born on St. Patrick's day and absolutely adored corned beef. Now, this is first time I've tried making it all in my Instant Pot. I'm so happy I did because it was so incredibly delicious and super tender. This is by far my favourite method for making this dish.


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Halloween Potato PumpkinsHalloween is coming. This is a fun recipe/craft to make with some ingredients you've already got laying around the kitchen. They're so cute to look at and a treat to eat! I used potatoes but you can use a mix with sweet potatoes, too, for added colour.


Pot O' Gold Doughnuts

Pot O' Gold DoughnutsThese cute little pot o' gold doughnuts are a great treat to make for St. Patrick's Day.


Easter Dinner Leftovers

Easter Dinner LeftoversLeftovers are one of my favorite subjects, because it can be a creative experience to come up with new meals from those leftovers. Here are a few ideas for Easter dinner leftovers, using some of the most common foods served in the US at Easter time.


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Candy Cane Heart LollipopsI still had a box of mini candy canes laying around from Christmas that I wanted to use up.


heart Shaped Candies

Making Hot Tamale HeartsWho needs to buy hearts shaped candies for Valentine's day when you can make your own.


Mini Doughnut Snowmen

Mini Doughnut SnowmenHere is quick winter treat that your kids will love, Mini Doughnut Snowmen. Check out this video and learn how to make these simple sweets.


Trix Cereal Treats

Trix Cereal TreatsTrix cereal are so colorful and their fruity flavor makes for a unique marshmallow treat.


Pot O' Gold Doughnuts

Pot O' Gold DoughnutsWatch this video and learn how to make these cute Pot O' Gold Doughnuts, which are a great treat to make for Saint Patrick's Day.


Heart Shaped grilled cheese sandwich

Grilled Cheese HeartsCheck out this video and discover how simple it is to make heart shaped grilled cheese sandwiches. This is a great lunch idea for Valentine's day.


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Thanksgiving Dinner Ideas?What should I cook for Thanksgiving dinner?


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Ideas For Heart Shaped Foods?Does anyone have any heart-shaped ideas for Valentine's Day? I'm planning on making homemade pizza made in the shape of a heart on Valentine's Day for my family. I'm also going to either make heart-shaped cupcakes or heart-shaped cookies.


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Substituting Marshmallow Creme in Rice Krispies Egg Surprise?In making the Rice Krispies egg surprise with creme how much of a 12oz. jar would you use? Do I need to heat it as well? Thank you.


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Passover Recipes?I'm looking for recipes for Passover meals.


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Leftover Candy Cane Recipes?Does anyone know any good/easy recipes to use up a few boxes of leftover candy canes? I would like to be able to possibly melt them into something because they are still tasty, but sticky too!


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Easter Food Ideas?I am not sure what to have for lunch on Easter. I have a 4 year old daughter, so I would like it to be Easter or bunny themed. I cannot seem to find any ideas.


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