12 Christmas Cookies that Aren't Boring - Melted Snowman Bark

12 Christmas Cookies that Aren’t Boring

Whether you’re attending a cookie exchange party or looking for a new, creative recipe, these 12 Christmas cookies are playful, festive and delicious! 1. Red Velvet Cream Cheese Thumbprint Cookie Red velvet anything is acceptable year-round, but these Red Velvet Cream Cheese Thumbprint Cookies are…


14 No Bake Thanksgiving Desserts

Whether you’re hosting Thanksgiving or bringing a dessert to a get-together, it’s so much easier to skip the oven altogether! It’s filled with things like turkeys and potatoes, so why not make a dessert that doesn’t involve baking? Enter, no-bake dessert recipes that are sweet,…

apple butter-bacon wrapped shrimp appetizer

Apple Butter Bacon Wrapped Shrimp

It’s nice to nibble on a little something before Thanksgiving dinner so you don’t starve before the feast is served. This recipe for Apple Butter Bacon Wrapped Shrimp from Nutmeg Nanny serves as the perfect appetizer on Thanksgiving Day. Seafood is something you won’t typically see…

slow cooker quinoa white bean and kale soup

Slow cooker quinoa, white bean, and kale soup

This slow cooker quinoa, white bean, and kale soup from Chelsea’s Messy Apron is an easy crockpot soup that is hearty and filling, but also light and healthy! It’s filled with heart-healthy quinoa, protein-packed cannellini beans, diced tomatoes, and fiber-rich kale. It’s seasoned with the flavors of Italy with a Tuscan chicken…

spicy sausage pumpkin pasta sauce

Spicy Sausage Pumpkin Pasta Sauce

This rich and creamy spicy sausage pumpkin pasta sauce from Nutmeg Nanny is the epitome of fall comfort food with spicy Italian sausage, canned pumpkin, heavy cream, Parmesan cheese, and spinach. To top it all off, a sprinkle of red pepper flakes makes it extra spicy and ties all…


Video: How to Defrost a Turkey and More Thanksgiving Turkey Tips

Anyone who’s seen the 1989 movie “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation” with Chevy Chase knows the importance of having a juicy, succulent turkey when hosting friends and family. Especially on Thanksgiving Day, when the turkey is the star of the show! But don’t be worried. Preparing your first…


Video: How to Make Homemade Thanksgiving Cranberry Sauce

Cranberries are without a doubt a Thanksgiving staple. Yes, turkey is more iconic, but Thanksgiving Day is the only day of the year most of us eat cranberries—and Craisins do not count. Stuffing (we’ve all had Stove Top at some point this year!), dinner rolls, green beans,…


10 Scary-Healthy Halloween Recipes

This Halloween, delight all costumed ghouls with these super eerie treats that won’t actually make them sick (but maybe a little queasy)—because they’re healthy! From skinny desserts to savory finger foods, take your pick. Because Halloween doesn’t have to be all about the candy.


13 Cute Halloween Cookie Recipes

Halloween doesn’t have to be all ghoulish and gross! It can still be cutesy and festive, especially if you have little ones who get spooked easily. These 13 Cute Halloween Cookies will delight all ages.