Delicious, Stress-Free Dinners for Busy Shoppers- When you're busy buying presents, entertaining the kids and preparing the house for the relatives, it's no wonder the last thing on your mind is what to make for dinner. One-dish meals, which use items from your pantry and cook quickly in a single pot or pan, are perfect for those very hectic days.
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Emeril's Christmas Morning Brunch- I remember Mom making what seemed like hundreds of fruitcakes for family and friends. The house smelled so good!...
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Five Fabulous Ways to Top Your Holiday Table- Entertaining friends and family can put anyone in a stressful mood, especially around the holidays. Oftentimes, the importance of a nicely set table is a forgotten factor in the evening's agenda. But setting a lively table does more than supply your guests with a place to eat; it sets the mood and develops the atmosphere of the gathering, as well as giving your guests an added topic of conversation throughout dinner.
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Frugality - Gifts In A Jar- Time is money, and right now you don't have either the time or the money to answer the call of the shopping mall at Christmas. The only way you can show your friends love, peace on earth, goodwill towards men is by shopping at Macy's, so you think....
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Fruitcake- I know, I know, a lot of people hate fruitcakes. I'm not too fond of them myself. This recipe is really different, though!
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Fudge! How Sumptuous!- Considered by some not to be a true candy and yet not quite a cookie, fudge is still a dessert that is hard to pass over! Try these special fudge recipes with your holiday guests, but, remember to save some for yourself!
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Gifts for Coffee Lovers- "Have a friend or relative who is hard to shop for but loves coffee? Give them a gift basket full of goodies that will keep them happy for months."
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Gingerbread- One of the best gingerbread recipes used in constructing your Gingerbread House!
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Great Holiday Make-Ahead Breakfast Favorites- Tired of cold cereal or cheese toast for your holiday breakfast? Do you starve yourself on holiday mornings waiting on the "big" meal?
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Holiday Baking- One of the most renowned Christmas culinary traditions is baking. There are countless classic preparations the world over. The French produce Buche de Noel, or Christmas log; a log shaped cake....
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Holiday Cupcakes- Bake and decorate wreath, snowmen, santa and ornament cupcakes!
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Holiday Gift Ideas- ...from our kitchen to yours...Give the gift of food. Fill decorative tins with these delicious cookie recipes. Truly a gift from the heart!
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Holiday Leftover Ideas- The holidays are a time for friends and family and good old-fashioned home cooking. Who can resist the tempting smells coming from the kitchen at this most favorite time of year?
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Holiday Party Hors d'oeuvres- Whether you call them appetizers, hors d'oeuvres, canapés, amuse-bouches, or amuse-gueules, they are the scrumptious little morsels served before the start of a full course meal.
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Holiday Party Hors d'oeuvres II- The holidays are here again and that means cocktail parties and formal dinners. Either way that means appetizers. Welcome to the second edition of Holiday Party Hors d'oeuvres.
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Holidays Buffet Style- Buffet service fits perfectly into the relaxed, informal pattern of busy lives. If you have limited dining space, or if you are a do-it-yourself hostess, buffet service permits you to entertain with more ease than any other type of service, and just as graciously and pleasantly.
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Laura's Hot Cocoa Mix- Laura, my daughter, has "tweaked" this recipe to become one of our favorite homemade hot cocoa recipes. It's very easy to make at home or share as a gift in a jar for a friend!
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Linzer Cookies- Linzer cookies employ the same recipe as the Linzertorte but instead the dough is cut into cookies and two of them form a sandwich around the preserves. Moreover, the top cookie has a small cutout in its center (known as Linzer eyes), thus exposing the underlying jam and adding to the visual appeal. While the traditional cutout is circular, all sorts of shapes, such as hearts, are also popular.
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While there are many reasons for teaching kids to cook -- less expensive than eating out, preserves family heritage, etc, the most important
reason is that by teaching your child to cook, you're giving him a better chance to be a healthy grown-up. Enabling your child with the ability
to appreciate freshness and to transform ingredients into tasty foods opens their eyes to making wiser choices about what to eat...