Holidays & Events

It’s time to celebrate! Get inspired to go above-and-beyond with our special recipes for holidays and events that take you from appetizers to dessert.

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    Cheesy Bacon and Grits Casserole

    I was craving grits for breakfast, so I created this masterpiece with fresh corn and leftover bacon. Serve with avocado and hot sauce. —Rebecca Yankovich, Springfield, Virginia

    Savory Stuffed Peppers

    Our family's holiday dinners include a giant antipasto, and my mom's anchovy stuffed peppers are always the star dish. There...


    Sloppy Joe Slider Bake

    1 review

    Ground beef is turned up a notch in these party sliders that are sure to please your crowd. I love...


    Lemony Layer Bars

    One of my favorite cakes is a white chocolate cake with coconut lemon filling, dark chocolate frosting and almonds. This...


    Mac & Cheese Pork Sliders

    I love pork sliders! This sweet and savory recipe was created out of leftover ingredients I had in my fridge....

    Everything Breakfast Sliders

    1 review

    These breakfast sliders combine all of your favorite morning foods—like eggs, bacon and bagels—into one tasty package. —Rashanda Cobbins, Milwaukee,...


    Ranch Pasta

    1 review

    I came up with this ranch pasta after making recipes for a bridal shower. It was party day and I...

    Strawberry Rhubarb Dump Cake

    1 review

    It always seems like my rhubarb goes bad in a hurry, so I was looking for a simple way to...


    Roast Lemon Butter Shrimp

    6 reviews

    This baked shrimp is a quick and easy weeknight meal that has lots of fantastic flavor! —Anne Ormond, Dover, New...


    Apricot Mud Hen Cake Bars

    10 reviews

    These mud hen bars have been in my family for generations. My maternal grandmother gave this recipe to my mother,...


    Freezer Breakfast Sandwiches

    1 review

    On busy mornings, these freezer breakfast sandwiches save the day. A hearty combo of eggs, Canadian bacon and cheese will...

    Rhubarb and Honey Chicken

    2 reviews

    The sauce on this honey chicken is like a sweet-tart spin on teriyaki. Everyone who has tried it raves about...


    Lemon Raspberry Buckle

    1 review

    I've given a fresh summery twist to the classic blueberry buckle everyone loves by swapping out the blueberries for raspberries...


    Cheesy Meatball Sliders

    4 reviews

    These sliders are a fun way to serve meatballs at your party without using a slow cooker. Made on mini...


    Breakfast In A Pan

    1 review

    Try this tasty one-pan dish for an easy low-mess breakfast or brunch. This recipe also works well with bacon or...


    Farmers Market Enchiladas

    1 review

    These vegetarian enchiladas use a lot of garden favorites in a quick weeknight meal. Feel free to substitute whatever vegetables...

    Aloha Pizza

    1 review

    This Aloha pizza came together on accident. I had to take something to a gathering, but had no time to...


    Carrot Cake with Buttermilk Glaze

    9 reviews

    This is a delicious cake-it's so moist! It's great for taking to picnics in summertime, since it travels well. It...


    Blueberry Pineapple Cream

    2 reviews

    This is one of my family's favorite desserts. Because it's chilled before serving, it's really refreshing during hot weather. The...


    Orange Cream Cake

    14 reviews

    Kids of all ages will enjoy the old-fashioned flavor of this super-moist cake topped with a soft light frosting. "This...


    Chewy Honey Granola Bars

    12 reviews

    There's sweetness from the honey, chewiness from the raisins, hints of chocolate and cinnamon, and a bit of crunch. To...


    Rhubarb Cobbler

    My mother made this cobbler for hay balers at lunchtime and for her quilt club. I've shared the recipe with...


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    Pineapple Gelatin Salad

    3 reviews

    My family enjoys this lovely layered salad in the summer with grilled hamburgers. Although I haven't used the recipe long,...


    Rhubarb Cheesecake Dessert

    13 reviews

    After moving to our current home 15 years ago, we were thrilled to discover a huge rhubarb patch. Since I...

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    Lazy Daisy Cake

    15 reviews

    We couldn't wait until Mom sliced this old-fashioned cake with its caramel-like frosting, loaded with chewy coconut. Even after one...


    French Toast Sticks

    8 reviews

    Learn how to make french toast sticks with this quick and easy recipe. I like to have them handy in...


    Broccoli Cheddar Squares

    2 reviews

    For many years, I’ve made these cheesy broccoli squares for tailgate parties, book club and other events. They’re excellent served...


    Beef Enchilada Lasagna Casserole

    46 reviews

    “Whenever I make this cheesy layered casserole, my guests rave about it and ask for the recipe. I serve it...


    Coconut Custard Pie

    3 reviews

    "My husband and I are both diabetic. We really appreciate desserts such as this creamy custard pie," says Eva Wright...


    Contest-Winning Hot Chicken Salad

    16 reviews

    After I tasted this hot chicken salad at a women's luncheon, I left with the recipe in hand. I was...