Holidays Articles

Happy New Year! We are facing a new year, ripe with possibilities. Will it be stormy and difficult... read more
Enjoy some delicious Halloween recipes and treats from The Old Farmer’s Almanac. From classic... read more
For St. Patrick’s Day, many of us add green food coloring to our milk or frosted cupcakes! However... read more
With spring’s start, why do we start seeing more baby animals, from lambs and bunnies to chicks? It... read more
On Valentine’s Day, the aromas of chocolate, flowers, and love linger in the air. Here are some... read more
Though New Year’s resolutions have a checked history in my own life, it surprised me to find out... read more
From holiday punch to wassail, we have tasty recipes to wet your whistle! Invite your friends and... read more
It’s amazingly easy to forget everything you learned when you cooked last year’s turkey. Here’s a... read more
Welcome to our everything-Thanksgiving page! Enjoy classic Thanksgiving recipes, cooking and... read more
Cook up a Halloween dinner for something fun! Here is an easy Halloween menu with three recipes for... read more
Whether it’s Christmas, Boxing Day (the 26th), or New Year’s Day, here are 10 of our best holiday... read more
When you look at the parades and parties of Mardi Gras, it’s hard to believe that it started with... read more
My son asked me Thanksgiving night what I wanted for Christmas.  Like he had to ask?  We gardeners... read more
Take me into a candy shop any day, anywhere, and I will walk out with a turtle every time. No... read more
Put your hands and handiwork into your gifts. Make food gifts from the kitchen for the holidays or... read more
Pie, brought over with the earliest settlers from England, has become an American institution.... read more
Here is a recipe from our first President, in the exact words they were written by George... read more
Celebrate Independence Day! This great holiday is traditionally observed with parades, band... read more
Making a gingerbread house may be one of the best ways to spend a snowy, blustery afternoon. Here... read more
Here are some holiday cooking and cleaning tips, because at this time of year more than any other,... read more
The holiday crunch has begun! Need holiday recipes? Know how to carve a turkey? Use a meat... read more
When I’m setting the holiday table for a buffet, I borrow from the Swedish tradition of the Julbord... read more
Here are three recipes for homemade gifts from your kitchen to share with family and friends this... read more
Enjoy our simple punch recipes and tips from easy fruit punch for kids’ birthday parties to more... read more