Holiday Helpline

Get tips and tricks for hosting holiday celebrations, plus ideas for using leftover holiday foods like ham and turkey.

Layered Peppermint Cheesecake

Our 50 Best Christmas Cakes

Impress your holiday guests with a show-stopping cake that tastes as great as it looks on the dessert table. Here are 50 of our favorite festive cake recipes.
Oatmeal Toffee Cookies

100 Healthy Holiday Cookies

Chocolate chip, sugar, peanut butter or biscotti—Cooking Light has a recipe for you no matter what cookie you're craving.
Goat Cheese Poppers with Honey

45 Easiest Finger Foods Ever

No forks or spoons required for these easy-to-pick-up party foods.
Southern Corn Bread Dressing

Holiday Cooking 101

Want a little extra help learning how to prepare classic holiday dishes, like baked ham, pumpkin pie, and green bean casserole?  You've come to the right place.  Our how-to videos can help anyone learn how to cook these holiday favorites.


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