When it comes to moms, the best gifts really do come in small packages — at least for women who love jewelry. Here are some great Mother’s Day gift ideas to consider!
When you’re craving a savory, meaty comfort food, this pork tenderloin recipe is a satisfying go-to! Every bite of this tender, fall-apart pork is full of sweet, spicy flavor that’s hard to beat.
Instead of running to a shop, try your hand at one of these easy, inexpensive Mother’s Day crafts to give as gifts!
Whether it’s purchased or made by your own hands, the warmth of a personalized Mother’s Day gifts will touch her heart forever.
Here are 12 ideas for floral table centerpieces that will wow guests — not just on Mother’s Day, but on any special occasion.
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Instead of the usual pie made in a pie pan, try this skillet apple pie! Every bite is full of cinnamon-spiced, sugar-sweet chunks of apples nestled between two perfectly-crisped crusts, all baked to hot, bubbly goodness.
These incredible buffalo chicken tacos are baked in the oven, resulting in a spicy chicken filling nestled in a crispy taco shell smothered in bubbly cheese.
Who’s in the mood for IHOP-style pancakes? Forkful after flavorful forkful, with melted butter seeping over the sides, fruit on top, and syrup drizzled over it all — these fluffy, buttery pancakes are the stuff breakfast dreams are made of.
If you’ve given up carb-laden baked goods since embracing a paleo or low-carb diet, your taste buds and hard-to-kick craving for homemade bread are going to go wild for this no-grain keto bread recipe made with cauliflower.
Your new favorite chocolate cupcake recipe is right here! These German chocolate cupcakes are moist and tender, with a luscious chocolate frosting crowned by a sweet coconut pecan topping.
Here, we have for you a collection of ten happy spring cards to share on your social media accounts, or just to save to for a little dose of springtime any time.
Cake pops make any celebration more festive! This white chocolate and vanilla version is an especially fun, sweet surprise for a birthday, Valentine’s Day, or any other kind of party.
From summer picnics and Easter brunch to potlucks and afternoon snacks, deviled eggs are more than up for the occasion.
You might not want to have a super-fancy table this Easter, but we have some easy Easter centerpieces to bring elegance and beauty to your Easter dinner.
Inspired by classic carrot cake with mounds of smooth cream cheese frosting, these carrot cake cupcakes are sure to delight.
Celebrate the arrival of spring and the Easter holiday with these adorable — and exclusive — printable Easter coloring pages!… Read More about Sweet and sunny spring & Easter coloring pages
We have combined all of the zesty tastes and textures that you love in your favorite Mexican dishes (like nachos) in adorable, easy-to-serve cups.
These mini apple are roses a veritable feast for the eyes and the taste buds! They may look fancy, but they’re surprisingly simple to make with just a few leftover apples and some puff pastry.
These rich, creamy sea salt vanilla caramel twists feature caramel that’s made by gently heating whole cream, butter and sugar until the mixture forms soft, chewy squares of caramelized bliss.
Craving a buttery, sweet, crunchy nosh? Our homemade caramel popcorn can’t be beat! It’s addictive, easy to make and ready in less than an hour.
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For those celebrating a Traditional Christian Easter celebration, here are five inspirational Easter quotes to enjoy and share.
If you’re looking for a quick pressure-cooker meal that’s warm, satisfying, and with just enough kick to wake up your taste buds, this white bean chili might be just the recipe you need.
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We’ve rounded up 20 of the most decadent red velvet cake recipes — from the traditional to the innovative — that are true chocolatey treats for both the eyes and the appetite.
If winter has you chilled, it’s time to put this sun-dried tomato chili recipe on your table! This warming splurge will tantalize your taste buds with tender chunks of sirloin steak and flavorful tomatoes.
Do you think irresistible, can’t-get-enough pretzel bites are too difficult to make at home? Think again!
A favorite for potlucks and luncheons, deviled eggs have been around forever. That doesn’t mean they have to be boring, though! Here are 20 delicious ways to make them.
Here, see just how easy it is to turn household items like yarn, felt and glue into the cutest little yarn bunnies for Easter!
More than just something to eat, fondue is an experience — a fun, tasty way to bring people together, like you will with this cheesy-beer fondue recipe!
Beyond all the jellybeans and chocolate bunnies, these delicious Easter desserts are sure to please guests young and old.
Have dinner guests to impress and need a dramatic opener to the meal? Serve this tuna tartare, and you’ll immediately get their attention.
Our cardamom grapes wrapped in blue cheese and pistachios are an easy and elegant way to add a touch of sophistication to your next gathering.
Turkey is probably not the first meat that comes to mind when you think of of Asian food, but these tasty turkey meatballs with Asian dipping sauce prove that they are actually the perfect pair.
During the holidays, the dinner is the star of the show — but that doesn’t mean there’s no room for some delicious dips in the hours before the main meal!
If your idea of deviled eggs is a boring boiled egg white slopped with mashed, hard-cooked egg yolk, mayo, mustard and relish, this elegant deviled egg recipe is going to deliciously change your mind.
Easter time is so much more than just Peeps and fake grass. Just as the outside is made new again with the spring season, try your hand at some of these crafts and give your home something new, too!
This simple and delicious candy vodka recipe uses Jolly Rancher candies, but you can make it with a variety of other sweets, too!
If you’re looking for a refreshing new drink, look no further than our sparkling pear cocktail. It’s fresh, fruity and floral, featuring the delicate flavor of pear as the star of the show.
This recipe for wonton crackers gives the simple wonton wrapper a gourmet makeover that you can proudly serve alongside other upscale fare.
These amazing, smooth mashed potatoes get a little extra vibrancy thanks to mascarpone cheese, and a sprinkling of thyme gives them a touch of color and bit more warm flavor.
Our orangecello and honey martini will bring back memories of warm summer days spent savoring a creamy orange popsicle. It tastes like a grown-up version of your favorite summer iced confection, served up in a pretty glass.
While these Easter egg dyeing ideas might not take you back in time with that pungent vinegar smell, the designs are unlike anything you’ve seen before.
Kids love Easter baskets and look forward to the goodies and treats, whether they still believe the Easter bunny left… Read More about 8 DIY Easter baskets that are cute and fun to make
This fabulous DIY photo collage memory board is very simple to create, and makes an especially excellent gift for grandparents.
Topped with brightly-colored frosting and pastel candies, this colorful Easter candy popcorn is sure to make every bunny smile!
Sometimes, side dishes are so delicious that we plan entire meals around them. That’s definitely the case with the Easter side dish ideas here, which go with traditional Easter entrees like bunnies go with baskets.
Whether you’re an observant Christian or not, there’s plenty to celebrate about Easter: Spring is in the air, the days… Read More about 10 main dishes worthy of your Easter dinner table
>Want a few easy crafts to add some Easter cheer to your home or office? These ideas will get you and the kids playing with fun and cheery colors — an especially good remedy for lingering winter blahs, and a fun way to welcome spring.
Making a juicy, delicious turkey for Thanksgiving, Christmas, Easter, or any other time of year may be simpler than you think!
Hot and spicy. Ooey, gooey, cheesy goodness. Give me more, give me more! That’s what your dinner and party guests… Read More about Spanish queso fundido dip
Chili recipes vary by location, spices, prep method and ingredients! Below is a savory sampling of 12 stovetop chilis from around the food blog world.
Shrimp carbonara is a delectable dish boasting salty pancetta, toothsome pasta and tender shrimp draped in an elegant but incredibly… Read More about Shrimp carbonara
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Light as air, yet dense with chocolate decadence and a hint of coffee, these impressive chocolate souffles will make you look like an accomplished, undauntedly passionate pastry chef.
Here’s a great steak recipe for date night: Pan-seared filet mignon for two. Juicy, flavorful and topped with a succulent… Read More about Pan-seared filet mignon with shallot butter
If you’re looking for something a little different to serve for dessert this Thanksgiving, you must try this elegantly-glazed, deliciously-spiced Pumpkin Bundt cake.
Our practically perfect pecan pie recipe is made with a light corn syrup , making it sweet and flavorful but allowing the taste of the nutty toasted pecans to shine through.
Appetizers are a must if you’re hosting a crowd for Easter! Keep all your guests happy with some of these delicious finger foods, like those in this top 10!
One sip of this aphrodisiacal chocolate espresso martini and you’ll both be hooked — even obsessed — and tempted to drink more than one!
Nothing says love like waking up to the sweet, warm scent of homemade waffles wafting from the kitchen. And our red velvet waffles with cream cheese glaze taste like an extra helping of love!
Our pear salad with blood orange vinaigrette is loaded with fresh flavors and tons of nutrients, making it both tasty and healthy!
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The iconic crimson color of red velvet bundt cake, wrapped in a luscious cream cheese frosting, makes it a must-have dessert for a celebration, including Valentine’s Day!
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Pasta is a versatile, delicious, comforting and economical staple in many kitchens. We’ve found 8 of the best pasta soups turned comfort soups for you to make this winter!
So how can you keep the Easter magic alive for kids of all ages? Candy’s not the only option! Try these fresh ideas to liven up your Easter basket offerings.
This craft takes the rustic look of wood planks and combines it with the bucolic look of rope, making a cute little sign that’ll knock your boots off.
Our spicy mini bacon cheeseballs are the perfect appetizer for every kind of party!
The Olympic Games are a golden opportunity to gather with family and friends in celebration of the world’s finest athletes… Read More about 11 winning desserts for celebrating sweet endings
Gold medals? Silver? These Olympic crafts bring home the meaning and significance of such achievements for your kids!
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Are you looking for the secret to a totally stress-free but impressive (and delicious) spread? We have two words for you: charcuterie board.
Good things often come in threes, like those fabled three little words. Our passion of love cocktail easily conveys that… Read More about Passion of love cocktail
A homemade, flaky pie crust is the base for this Great Pumpkin pie recipe, but canned pumpkin actually wins out over fresh when it comes to an ideal texture and ingredient harmony.
If you’re looking for a dish that your family, friends and potluck guests will devour — and then beg you for the recipe — put this comfort-food King Ranch chicken casserole on the table.
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I have always been a pumpkin pie purist: I like to eat a simple pie, old-fashioned pie all by itself. Well, after trying this recipe, I have changed my mind. Now I want pumpkin pie like this.
Combine complementary flavors in this pomegranate thyme bubbly rosé cocktail for a delicious drink!
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Move over, boring party appetizers: These cranberry cocktail meatballs are taking center stage! Whether you need some scrumptious appetizers for… Read More about Beef meatballs with zesty cranberry cocktail sauce
Our sweet and fruity faux champagne is not only delicious, but also much more affordable than champagne or sparkling wine.
Ready to unleash your artistic side this Valentine’s Day? Even if you’re just remotely creative, you can impress your family and friends with these to-die-for heart-shaped brownie cutout cookies!
Especially when it’s cold outside, rich and delicious stews filled with veggies and meat are great options this time of year!… Read More about 10 unique and hearty wintertime stews
This outrageously rich dessert joins your favorite sweet treats in heavenly layers of brownie and chocolate chip cookie dough, all lavishly covered with chocolate ganache.
All year long, delicious Asian soups are are hot commodities — and are especially warm and welcoming during the winter… Read More about 12 amazing Asian soups
Below are seven tried-and-true slow-cooker chili recipes that you can prep in the morning, cook all day, and eat when you’re ready. Boom — dinner is done!
After all the indulgence of the holidays, it’s nice to settle down with a big bowl of vegetable soup — especially when it’s cold outside. These 10 soups will help jumpstart your new year!
Even though there dozens of different types of pasta, the humble spaghetti noodle is the one that consistently rates among the most popular foods in the world. Get 7 fantastic spaghetti recipes here!
The basic Bloody Mary is made from tomato juice, lemon juice, horseradish, and Worcestershire and Tabasco sauces. From there, you can change it up, as these 6 Bloody Mary recipes show!
What’s better than a heart-shaped brownie? A homemade heart-shaped brownie sandwich filled with a luscious raspberry buttercream frosting!
Try this pumpkin spice cheesecake on a ginger oatmeal cookie crust, covered with a thick coating of honey bourbon caramel sauce, and dotted with toasted pecans.
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Tender, slow-cooked prime rib with a creamy horseradish sauce is a mouthwateringly-magical pairing that may just become your favorite holiday dish.
Want a delicious dessert that looks like it came from a high-end coffeeshop? These white chocolate-drizzled apricot & hazelnut biscotti may look fancy, but you can make them right at home!
Instead of presenting the Brussels sprout in its whole form, shred it into an amazing Christmas side dish punctuated with crisp apples, toasted walnuts, tart pomegranate seeds, and pungent blue cheese.
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