Follow our easy tips and tricks for baking the best batch of cookies every time.
There's always a reason for giving, and the best gifts come from the heart or, in our case...the kitchen! For your next gift-giving occasion, try these recipes from Gooseberry Patch All Through the Seasons.
From baking to decorating, become a cookie master this holiday season with tips and tricks from our experts.
Bring out your best when you host the big holiday meal. From beef tenderloin to traditional ham, check out our favorite menus for Christmas dinner.
40 Quick and Easy Holiday Breads
Keep holiday baking simple with these easy bread recipes including biscuits, muffins, and sweet rolls.
Halloween Baking Ideas
Gather everyone in the kitchen this fall to enjoy a few fun Halloween baking ideas. From cakes to cupcakes to brownies and more, we've got the best Halloween baking recipes, loaded with fun stir-ins such as marshmallows and pumpkin. Whether you prefer baked goods flavored with pumpkin spice or classic cookies decorated with fun jack-o'-lantern faces, we've got the Halloween baking recipes to solve every sugar craving this season. Bag them up to share at tailgates, class parties, and around the office.
Traditional Thanksgiving Menus
When you gather with family and friends this year, offer the dishes they love from our collection of crowd-pleasing menus.
20 Gross Halloween Recipes
Halloween is when all things creepy, crawly, spooky, and grody are what's in. Get in the spirit by showing off your most disturbingly tasty dishes at the next Halloween party. Although they'll have you feeling squeamish at first glance, the following gross Halloween recipes are deceptively delicious.
Bottoms up for delicious, fun, and frightfully good Halloween cocktails. Having a signature Halloween drink is the easiest way to save money on a party, and it lets you really have fun with the theme. Decide whether you want a single drink idea, like Zombie Brain Shots, or an easy punch loaded with eyeballs. Whatever you choose, don't skip the Olive Spiders! They're every Halloween cocktail's best friend! Hungry for more spooky ideas? Check out 200+ Scary Good Halloween Recipes next.
Simple Holiday Sides
Get your holiday meal on the table in no time flat with these quick-and-easy recipes.
Halloween Finger Foods
Planning a Halloween party should be fun! Keep your next ghoulish get-together feeling that way by taking advantage of our favorite easy Halloween appetizer ideas to make your table both festive and delicious. Whether you're hosting a dessert party or a trick-or-treat pregame loaded with savory, spooky snacks, there are tons of great Halloween finger foods here to satisfy your every craving. It doesn't take much time or effort to dress up your go-to apps in Halloween style.
Haunting Halloween Punch Recipes
Halloween punch recipes get the ghostly party started quickly thanks to fun additions like floating hands and even floating heads! These easy punch recipes bring together fun and flavor, making the perfect Halloween centerpiece for your table. Ladles up for a delicious, frightfully good Halloween punch recipe like a Sour Apple Spritzer, Candy Apple Punch, or good ol' Witches Brew. Offer a glass to the trick-or-treaters at your Halloween party. Make one that's kid friendly so everyone can share in the punch fun!
Dazzling Gourmet Hors d'Oeuvres
Get the party started with these impressive, savory appetizers.
Whether you're planning a fancy holiday brunch or just have the whole family staying over, a breakfast casserole is the perfect way to feed a crowd. These Christmas breakfast casseroles have everything you want for Christmas morning—easy prep, a hands-off cooking method, and tons of flavor. Maybe you're looking for a crowd-pleasing breakfast bake, a simple overnight casserole, or a nice big batch slow-cooker French toast. We've got all that and other popular breakfast options, like shrimp and grits casserole, hashbrown casserole, and cheesy, savory quiche.
Spooky Halloween Menus
Whether you're hosting the neighborhood Halloween party or just having folks over before or after trick-or-treating, these menus will help you celebrate All Hallows Eve in great spirits.
There's only one thing more fun that eating cookies during the holiday season, and that's decorating cookies for the holiday season.
Fall is the best time to make brownies. By adding any number of mix-ins, you can make your basic brownie recipe a delicious Halloween brownie loaded with fun flavors including pumpkin, marshmallows, and caramel. Brownies are a great option for Halloween potlucks, school goodie bags, and office treats. A lot of these brownie recipe have Halloween themes, but you can still make them year around and just call them by a different name. Grab a glass of milk and enjoy!
Dad deserves so much more than a tie this Father's Day. Give the lucky guy in your life a gift that he will actually use and enjoy. Our 2020 Father's Day Gift Guide includes the best foodie Father's Day gifts that will allow dad to grill better, entertain easier, and to shake up a smooth cocktail in style.
50+ Christmas Salad Recipes
While we love a holiday feast that celebrates indulgence (hello, Baileys Pecan Pie), a light and fresh salad is always a welcome sight on Christmas. Balance out all those heavy sides and desserts with a crisp Wedge Salad with Turkey and Blue Cheese-Buttermilk Dressing, a flavorful Beet-and-Citrus Salad, a spicy Swiss Chard Salad With Spiced Hazelnuts, or any of our other delicious Christmas salad recipes.
The days leading up to Christmas are like the calm before a storm. Use this weekend, before company starts rolling in, to plan ahead and prep crowd-friendly breakfasts, apps, snacks, casseroles, and wow-worthy mains. These recipes will last in the fridge or freezer, and a few sealed on a counter, until your guests arrive and are ready to chow down.
55+ Christmas Brunch Recipes
There are few events people look forward to more than Christmas morning, so you might as well celebrate with a brunch that's just as exciting. We've rounded up plenty of brunch recipes that are crowd-friendly, but still impressive (and delicious) so your Christmas morning brunch can go off without a hitch.
When giving edible gifts, it's all about the presentation. Try one, or all, of our easy (and inexpensive!) cookie packaging ideas this holiday season.
The holidays are a perfect time to bust out one of these Italian Christmas cookie recipes. Whether you're making pizzelle, biscotti, or amaretti, these cookies will spread lots of cheer.
Sure, Frankenstein Cookies and Little Monster Cupcakes are adorable. We've got tons of treats to satisfy your little ones on Halloween. After the kids go to bed, though, it's time to break out the truly creepy party foods and devilish cocktails. From Candy Corn Jello Shots to Dark Soul Fondue, we've got your adults only Halloween party covered.