Your little (and big) ghosts and goblins will have a hard time keeping their hands off these not-so-scary Monster cake pops.
Mummies recall scenes of slow moving, wrapped in gauze, dripping in blood, moaning semi-humans. However, this mummy mason jar craft is exactly that – cute, crafty, easy and budget friendly.
Who doesn’t love a cute little coloring book page – especially when they’re free! Just click on any one of the Halloween coloring pages to get a bigger printable version.
Want to throw a ‘Star Wars’ dinner and a movie party? We’ve got you covered. Here’s the perfect menu to go along with a viewing of the classic Star Wars: A New Hope.
Halloween is a time for costumes, candy and trick-or-treating. But kids aren’t the only ones that should get to have fun. Our Halloween greetings are perfect for sharing, laughing, and maybe even scaring, your friends.
Modern family, meet the modern holiday cookbook: Homemade for the Holidays, from Thanksgiving.com. With more than 250 recipes, gifts and hosting tips, there’s something here for everyone!
It’s Thanksgiving and you need a memorably mouthwatering roasted turkey recipe. We’ve got one for you! This orange, anise, and thyme roasted turkey boasts big citrus flavor and the complementary meat-loving tastes offered by star anise, fresh thyme, and garlic.
Are you looking for a fun and simple Halloween craft to make with your little ghouls? It’s time to craft up an un-boo-lievable Halloween or Day of the Dead picture frame, perfect for displaying a photo of your kiddos trick-or-treating in their adorable costumes.
Bring a little fun into your Halloween and Day of the Dead celebrations, for breakfast or brunch, with these DIY monster donuts.
Bored with your fall clothing? Jazz up a plain pair of jeans with a quick and easy glow in the dark craft technique. Inspired by Día de los Muertos (also known as Day of the Dead), these glow-in-the-dark jeans are the perfect addition to your fall wardrobe.
With a few craft supplies and some colorful adornments, you can create a traditional altar that is believed to help the souls of those who have passed on have the best death possible after the celebration is complete.
Are you decorating your front porch for Halloween and Day of the Dead this year? Give your front door a touch of macabre with this spooky skull wreath.
When you’re ready to really embrace your witchy ways, you can conjure up this menu inspired by the mystical Owens women of “Practical Magic.” If you’re feeling, ahem, froggy, activate the phone tree and invite a few friends over to enjoy a witchin’ good time.
We’re sharing an easy steak and peppers recipe that is so simple, so versatile, so mouthwateringly delicious, you’ll want to thank us. We accept your gratitude.
From Richard Simmons to Pee-Wee Herman – these baby Halloween costumes are all so good, it’ll be hard to pick!
The words “cute” and “mummy” don’t typically go together. However, this fun and easy mummy pillow craft will prove that even mummies can be adorable.
Don’t know about you, but bats give us the heebie jeebies. Big googly eyes, huge ears, scrawny black bodies – they’re just one big, flying ball of creepy! That’s why we love these rainbow paper tube bats that ooze cuteness. Nothing scary about these at all!
Dare to be different this Thanksgiving and surprise your hungry holiday guests with these delicious salt and vinegar kale mashed potatoes!
Thanksgiving and Christmas don’t have to be the only altruistic holidays, though. Halloween is a great time to help families in need, too — and it’s scary easy to do.
Here’s a sheet-pan chicken sweet potatoes and Brussel sprouts with bacon and balsamic glaze dinner that’s a must-have in your arsenal of recipes.
It’s Halloween — the season when tricks, treats and other deliciously haunting surprises lurk around every corner! Here, see what kind of Halloween fun and food we have in store for you.
Halloween is just around the corner and, before you know it, the TV will be playing nothing but spooky tales and all our favorite seasonal movies. “Hocus Pocus” may be 25 years old this year (yep, seriously), but even after all this time it never fails to charm. So grab the whole family together for a spooktacular dinner and movie night, “Hocus Pocus” style.
Golden, delicious and moist, this perfect roast turkey will certainly turn heads this Thanksgiving. By using Martha Stewart’s foolproof method for brining and roasting, your T-day turkey will be the showpiece it’s supposed to be.
Sweet potatoes are a welcome addition to any holiday gathering — but you don’t need a special occasion to serve these Roasted maple cinnamon sweet potatoes!
Does approaching Halloween bring out the little kid in you? Are you excited to haul out the skeleton and giant… Read More about Halloween traditions from all around the world: The sweet, the scary, and everything in between
Here, you can download your own copy of our free Halloween ebook for 2018, featuring some of the spookiest, scariest and goofiest recipes you need to entertain your kids and guests during the first big fall holiday.
The spookiness of Halloween draws us in like a moth to a flame. The endless festivities are fun for kids and adults alike. These festive Halloween table settings set your Halloween party apart from all the rest.
Do not let those pumpkin seeds go to waste! Another activity to keep the fun going after carving your pumpkins is eating the roasted pumpkin seeds.
If comfort food is calling your name, we recommend answering with our Alton Brown inspired shepherd’s pie, a scrumptious, belly-filling meat pie topped with a billowy mashed-potato crust.
We make carving easy this Halloween with pumpkin-carving stencils! These carving patterns are a simple way for kids (who are old… Read More about Get 11 easy, free printable pumpkin-carving stencils to help you expertly carve your jack-o’-lantern this Halloween
Halloween is one of the few celebrations people don’t seem to lose their zest for once they grow up. But the day holds a lot more meaning than candy and funny costume parties – read on for more facts about Halloween that might be new to you!
This yarn pumpkin garland craft is the ideal, easy, DIY craft to fit right in with the pumpkin theme that will soon take over.
DIY glitter “boo” letters will elevate your current Halloween decorating scheme by adding a little extra glitz, glamour, and, oh yeah, glitter!
Pan-seared salmon doused with a creamy, lemon butter sauce and sprinkled with capers and fresh parsley is sure to become your favorite go-to for a fancy yet fuss-free meal.
For some, Halloween is all about the candy. Then there are those who can’t get enough of Halloween decorations. If you can still find room in your house or your front yard, these 13 frightful Halloween decorations will be right up your alley.
Whether you’re hosting a group of little ghouls or a gang of fun-loving grown-ups, there’s no question that Halloween brings… Read More about Snack on a delicious Halloween cemetery! Make graveyard hummus dips with mini coffin pita chips
If your Halloween party menu doesn’t already include spooky spiders, witches’ fingers, and barfing pumpkins, allow us to help liven it up. Your party, whether for adults, kids, or both, would be incomplete without fun – and sometimes gross! – Halloween party foods.
Hooray for baked macaroni and cheese that is three-cheese creamy, soul-food comforting, and easy to get on the table to feed a hungry crowd.
If you’re looking to celebrate with your own loved ones, we have found some wonderful Day of the Dead party food items for you to bring to your table.
Also known as Día de los Muertos, Day of the Dead traditions date back thousands of years to pre-Columbian times. What is the Day of the Dead, and what are some of the traditional ways to celebrate the holiday? Let’s find out.
One Halloween tradition includes leaving bags of candy on door steps with a note that says “You’ve Been Booed”. Kids love “boo-ing” friends and neighbors.
When you’ve had your fill of Snicker’s bars and Resse’s peanut butter cups give one of these clever ideas a try for all your leftover Halloween candy.
Día de los Muertos (also known as Day of the Dead) is a Mexican holiday celebrating the lives of loved ones who have passed away. Day of the Dead decorations focus on the use of motifs like skulls and celebrated at the end of October.
Those who first celebrated what we now call “Halloween” probably wouldn’t recognize the holiday today. It’s doubtful that 2,000 years… Read More about The history of Halloween: A timeline through the centuries
Here’s how to make an epic Halloween boo basket, plus get free printables – such a thoughtful way to thank (or get to know) your neighbors.
Is Halloween your favorite time of year because of the thrilling variety of candy ready for you to devour with hungry abandon? We agree! Make a wicked amount of this Halloween cookie bark for a hauntingly huge Halloween treat fix.
Over the trick-or-treating and ready to celebrate Halloween as a grown-up? Put on a wickedly cool costume and make these Halloween vodka Jell-O shots!
Need a spooky, impressive finger food to take to a Halloween potluck? This take on Paula Deen’s cheese ball goblin is the ghoulish dish for you!
Orange bell peppers carved into edible jack-o’-lanterns and stuffed with spicy shredded chicken and brown rice become a scary good dinner for Halloween gatherings, harvest parties, and fun family meals.
Trick or treat? We say treat! Your hungry little ghouls will scream for this Halloween pizza. Featuring mozzarella eyeballs, spooky spiders made of olives, and a web of shredded cheese, this hauntingly good pizza is the best fun and frightful food for your next Halloween party.
When your friends are raving about their morning pumpkin spice lattes, you can tell them about your new favorite evening drink. Our pumpkin fizz cocktail delivers the festive flavors of fall in an easy, effervescent boozy brew.
Need a sweet treat for Halloween but have scary-little time to spend in the kitchen? These spooky spider web brownie bites take just minutes to make and will have your dessert-hungry ghouls howling with delight.
Have you ever wondered why we dress up in costumes at Halloween? Why we go trick-or-treating and carve jack-o-lanterns? These traditions all originate from the ancient Celtic festival of Samhain, pronounced “SOW-in.”
Get cookin’ with this selection of delicious and easy Instant Pot recipes that will help you create everything from main meals to appetizers to desserts without even turning on your stove.
There’s nothing like throwing a party for the ultimate entertainment, right? Whether it’s a family-friendly get-together or a grown-ups-only soiree, gatherings need entertainment. We recommend these board and card games for parties.
Oh, to be young and experience the pure unadulterated joy of a snow day. It’s the kind of thing kids dream of — hours upon hours free from school, during which the world is blanketed in beautiful white. What snow day activities can you plan for your children?
The perfect blend of fall-favorite pumpkin and spooky mummy carefully crafted into a Mummy pumpkin cookie will get rave reviews at your next Halloween shindig.
Before the Thanksgiving meal is over, we’re already thinking of the mouthwatering ways we can gobble up the leftovers. And this loaded turkey enchiladas recipe is one of the tastiest of options!
Looking for that supernaturally perfect sweet treat for your kiddo’s class party or the annual Halloween bash in your neighborhood? Our no-bake Halloween crispy rice cereal cake is easy to make and hauntingly hard to resist!
Hey, let’s fire up that grill! We have some easy grilling recipes for you that are not only for deliciously decadent dishes, but some healthy meals, too. No matter which you choose, you’ll end up with a sensational smoky kick.
Is your inner carnivore in need of a juicy, meaty helping of fantastically-flavored beef? This garlic herb-crusted roast beef won’t disappoint!
Rice Krispie treats are just that — a treat — no matter the occasion or the season, so these Rice Krispie treat pumpkins, are the perfect pairing for your fall festivities.
Make an adorable black cat wreath — a quick and simple craft project that is purrfect for your autumn and Halloween decor.
Thanksgiving may be over but digging into leftover turkey, stuffing, and mashed potatoes has just begun! These three holiday favorites can be repurposed into Thanksgiving leftovers bites to serve hot with leftover gravy for dipping.
Do you go wild for Halloween fun but dread the sugar and empty calories of typical Halloween treats? Dread no more! We’ve got the perfect Halloween candy for you! Our chocolate peanut butter protein ball spiders are wickedly delightful and deliciously healthy.
There is no more celebratory holiday than the last day of the year. New Year’s drinks and cocktails are a staple at New Year’s Eve parties. We’ve included our best boozy beverages on this list, but there’s something for everyone, including some non-alcoholic libations.
The Thanksgiving table has been cleared and now you’re wondering what to do with the yummy abundance of turkey and other holiday leftovers. Dig into these nine easy leftover turkey recipes and turn your traditional Thanksgiving dishes into mouthwatering meals that will make you want to cook a turkey dinner more often.
If Applebee’s artichoke and spinach dip is one of your most-craved guilty pleasures, you’re going to love our Instant Pot copycat recipe for this amazing appetizer.
Video games have changed quite a bit since we spent our childhood days playing old-school “Super Mario World” and “Sonic the Hedgehog.” How do you pick video games that are appropriate for kids?
Need something fun to do with the kids but don’t want to spend a fortune? You can create these family-friendly crafts from the comfort of home — so, without any bank-breaking trips to Michaels,
New love is heady and exciting, making it easy to skip over the more serious stuff. But you should get to know your partner, and these games will take the pressure off of doing so.
Searching for a dish that looks fancy, tastes delicious (hello, bacon!) and is easy to make? Then chicken mignon with harissa butter should be at the top of your list.
Move over sriracha and chile paste, harissa paste (and butter) are here and ready to challenge for the condiment crown.
If you frequent Mexican restaurants or find yourself chasing down Mexican food trucks in search of tongue-tantalizing Mexican fare, you’re going to love our grilled chicken and quinoa burrito bowls with avocado salsa.
Looking for creative ways to feed your family with those tasty Thanksgiving leftovers? Forget the tired turkey sandwiches. Instead, deliciously surprise them with this turkey pot pie soup.
Though the Thanksgiving turkey dinner is an excitingly delicious celebration, we get even more excited over all the creative ways we can use the holiday leftovers. This recipe for leftover turkey chili smothered sweet potatoes will have you waiting impatiently for the table to be cleared.
Our smoky turkey corn chowder with bacon will make you want to roast a turkey more than once a year just so you can feast on this belly-warming soup.
It’s a post-Thanksgiving fiesta with these leftover turkey taquitos with nutty buffalo dipping sauce. Just because the Thanksgiving dinner is over doesn’t mean the party has to stop. Repurpose that extra turkey with these tasty taquitos.
If your traditional Christmas turkey has your family yawning, make our mayonnaise roasted turkey recipe and watch them eagerly run to the holiday table.
When your sweet tooth begs for a cool, creamy dessert, stop what you’re doing and make this chocolate peanut butter… Read More about The Pioneer Woman’s chocolate peanut butter pie
What is Labor Day? The first Monday of September honors American workers and their contributions to the prosperity of the U.S. Here’s how Labor Day came to be.
Looking for a deliciously creative way to cook your summer surplus of tomatoes and squash? If you’re stuck making the same recipes with your summer bounty, let us help you surprise your family with our parmesan, tomato and zucchini bake.
This three-day weekend is summer’s last hurrah, popular for get-togethers, barbecues and travel. Here are a few fun Labor Day traditions and festivals to celebrate!
Labor Day is the one day a year we say thank you to everyone who works hard to make the towns, cities, states and country a better place. These Labor Day blessings and greetings are designed to help you celebrate your hard work — and the hard work of those around you.
Craving a rich, fragrant stew that delectably satisfies your need for comfort food while also feeding your desire for experiencing different cuisines? Make our Moroccan chicken tagine with olives, preserved lemons and couscous and your hunger yearnings will be appeased.
Thanksgiving dinner is done and you’ve got leftover turkey eagerly waiting to be turned into a completely different meal. Our leftover turkey shepherd’s pie will not disappoint.
Looking for a potluck-perfect dessert that will get gobbled up by a hungry crowd? This strawberry pretzel dessert, inspired by… Read More about Strawberry pretzel dessert
The summer holidays — Memorial Day, the Fourth of July, Labor Day — call for backyard barbecues, patio parties and picnics. Here, we offer some summertime picnic recipes that’ll bring everybody to your table.
This gluten-free and vegan maple pecan pie crust is the perfect addition to your next pie-baking adventure. And it doesn’t require a ton of prep — just a food processor, your ingredients, a glass pie pan and a little bit of time.
Isn’t it Halloween yet? We can’t wait for all things Halloween and these 10 chillingly creepy Halloween cocktails that are perfect for your big Halloween bonanza are right up our party throwing alley.
With this recipe for carnitas-style turkey tacos made with leftover Thanksgiving turkey, your turkey troubles are toast
Find out how to make your own delicious homemade pumpkin spice, and infuse that flavor into these not-so-basic pumpkin spice recipes for a cozy fall feeling any time of year!
Craving a healthy, hearty meal loaded with bold flavors, appetizing colors and superfoods that feed your soul? Grab your fork: These simple sweet-potato quinoa bowls are exactly what you need.
It is that time of year again where parents everywhere are sending their kids off to their first day of… Read More about 12 back-to-school greetings and blessings
We just happen to have a craft that takes pom poms to a whole new level. This Autumn pom pom wreath will soon become a regular addition to your home and most likely those of friends and family once they admire your creation.
Need a sweet-tooth satisfying breakfast for those mornings you don’t want to give in to your doughnut cravings? Get in your kitchen right now and throw together a few batches of these delish Almond Joy overnight oats.
These pork and peanut dragon noodles are so, so good. They soak up the flavor of the dragon sauce, which pairs very well with your pork, peanuts and fresh vegetables. It’s like noodles were always meant to be this way.
Our maple bacon roasted Brussels sprouts boast the vegetable’s nutty flavor that is delectably complemented with big bacon savoriness, naturally sweet maple syrup, a hint of tart apple cider vinegar and a tongue-tantalizing punch of grainy mustard. What’s not to love?
Whether you have a little one who’s about to start kindergarten, or a seasoned student headed to middle or high school, your support is a key component of a successful school year.