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Holidays & Celebrations
The best desserts for Christmas include cookies, candies, cakes, trifles and cakes. Find Christmas dessert ideas for years to come right here.
Lemon Bars with Cream Cheese Frosting
I won a bake-off contest at Purdue University with this recipe for lemon bars with...
Brown Sugar & Chocolate Swirl Cheesecake
Searching for a dessert superstar? This chocolate swirl cheesecake is the one that people ask...
Our Most Chocolatey Christmas Cookies
From chocolate reindeer to delicious peppermint chocolate treats and more, these chocolate Christmas cookie recipes...
28 Vintage Christmas Cookies to Make This Year
It isn't Christmas without an assortment of retro treats on the table! These vintage Christmas...
33 Vintage Christmas Dessert Recipes to Try This Year
Add an old-school touch to your holiday dessert table with one of these vintage Christmas...
40 Unique Christmas Cookies from Around the World
Take inspiration from traditional Christmas desserts from around the world and bake up a batch...
35 Christmas Cookies We Can’t Wait to Pass Down
Have you ever tried a new Christmas cookie recipe and knew instantly that you would...
40 No-Bake Christmas Cookies & Treats
Get dazzling holiday treats without the mess and time of regular baking! Skip right to...
24 Traditional Italian Christmas Cookies
Indulge in the sweetness of the season with these Italian-inspired Christmas cookies.
How to Store Christmas Cookies
Santa doesn't like stale cookies. Our guide shows you how to keep cookies fresh until Christmas.
4-Ingredient Christmas Cookies
Easy no-bakes and shortcut cutouts make Christmas-cookie baking an absolute breeze.
Growing up in Cyprus, we would see this melomakarona cookie everywhere during the holidays. Every...
Glazed Brown Sugar Shortbread Cookies
Shortbread cookies are classics and always welcome on my table. But when I wanted to...
Letter-Stamped Butter Cookies
Alphabet cookie stamps make creating these one-of-a-kind treats a snap. Surprise your guests with dessert...
Frozen Snowflake Gingerbread Cookies
These snowflake cookies will melt in your mouth as soon as they hit your tongue....
Santa’s Elf Cookies
These rosy-cheeked elf cookies make a showstopping addition to your holiday cookie tray. Practice makes...
How to Make Elf on the Shelf Cookies
Learn how to bring this rosy-cheeked Christmas icon to your cookie tray.
9 Polish Christmas Cookie Recipes
These (mostly) traditional Polish Christmas cookies are anything but basic!
Cinnamon Twirl Cookies
These rolled cookies are tasty and fun to make with your family. The sugary mixture...
Mint Chocolate Cheesecake
I created this mint chocolate cheesecake for our high school's annual fundraiser. We were told...
Hot Chocolate Cookies
Using hot chocolate mix and marshmallow bits in the cookie dough really makes these cookies...
Mini Peppermint Coffee Cakes
I like these cute little muffins because they're easy to prepare and are wonderful as...
Ginger Spice Cake
I make this spice cake every year during the holidays. It has such lovely rich...
Shortcut Peppermint Layer Cake
When I first made this cake it was snowing outside, the entire family was home,...
Crackled Cranberry Pecan Cookies
Cranberries, orange and nuts make one of my favorite flavor combinations, and this special drop...
Meringue-Topped Pecan Custard Pie
I only use this recipe on special occasions. It's an amazing variation on the pecan...
Creamy Coconut Peppermint Pie
Garnished with toasted coconut and more peppermint candy, this creamy dessert welcomes the holidays! Look...
Mint Swirl Fudge Cake
Mint pairs with a silky, mild chocolate flavor for this colorful, beautiful cake that will...
Bread Pudding with Sauce
This warm pudding is a traditional winter favorite, and for a good reason. The rich,...
Coconut Orange Slice Cookies
This is a family recipe that was handed down to me. The coconut and orange...
Pumpkin Sage Beurre Noisette Cookies
In a world of pumpkin spice flavor, these fluffy cookies are my top choice. The...
Italian Chocolate Spice Cookies
I recently found this old family recipe in my mom’s kitchen. I made a...