We have menus, recipes, and party inspirations for major holidays like Christmas, Thanksgiving and Easter—plus a plateful of recipes for fun days like April Fool's and free time on long holiday weekends.
Red Velvet Cake
As beautiful as it is delicious, this cake is a dessert worthy of special occasions.
Cranberry Maple Sauce
A touch of crisp New England autumn resides in every splash of pure maple syrup.
Danish Wedding Cookies
Cookies similar to this recipe once were given as good luck symbols to couples celebrating their nuptials. The marriage of the walnuts and sugars represented “bumps in the road” and the “sweetness that coats a happy marriage.”
Easy Carrot Cake
This simple carrot cake is bursting with complex flavors of sweet, spice and a truly delectable cream cheese frosting.
Egg Nog Custard
With a rich custard a little goes a long way and a little brandy or rum on the side can enhance the enjoyment.
Ham with Orange and Stone-Ground Mustard
Thinly sliced ham with a deep citrusy glaze is at once enticing and demure.