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The Best Christmas Cookie Recipes to Make at Home

The Best Christmas Cookies Recipes to Make at Home

Christmas cookies are in a league all their own when it comes to food. We can eat healthy all year long, but diets fly right out the window at the first whiff of tradition, while tastebuds tingle at the thought of something new.

Whether you’re a diehard cutout maker, or you’re looking for something equal parts easy and flavorful, we’ve …

The Best Hanukkah Food Recipes

The Best Hanukkah Food Recipes

Hanukkah is just around the corner, and while you’re unlikely to be on the hook for all aspects of the eight-day celebration, chances are hosting duties (or a potluck dish at minimum) will fall on you once or twice.

If you’re looking for healthy Hanukkah recipes — or at least healthier — you’re in luck. From the traditional to the …

How to Prepare the Perfect Turkey Dinner

How to Prepare the Perfect Turkey Dinner

With Thanksgiving right around the corner, many home cooks are wondering how to cook a turkey that will please everyone at their holiday table. From figuring out how to season a turkey to determining how long to cook it, how to carve it and the best way to serve it, a lot goes into creating the perfect turkey dinner.

Luckily, …