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Chocolate Zucchini Cookies

"This recipe started out as a plain zucchini cookie. But over the years, I added nuts and chocolate chips. These soft cookies never make it to the cookie jar!" —Tina Lunt, Bass Harbor, Maine

Mini Pork Pies

"As a child, I discovered my love of pork pies. I used to help my father deliver oil on Saturdays,...


Hot Buttered Rum Party Mix

"A spicy mix of crisp cereal, soft marshmallows and rum extract make this a delicious treat to nosh on with...


Turkey in a Pot

"I use this recipe often as an easy Sunday dinner idea. The turkey breast gets a 'holiday treatment' when served...


Apple Gingerbread Skillet Cake

"This gingerbread recipe came from my grandmother, and we always ate it with warm applesauce. I adapted it into a...

Fresh Pear Ginger Crisp

"Gingersnaps lend crunch to my heartwarming cool-weather classic, featuring the season's juiciest fruit—pears." —Linda Robertson, Cozad, Nebraska


Citrus Rainbow Carrots

"I grow lots of carrots and I’m always experimenting with ways to serve them. The first time I made this...

Baki’s Old-World Cookies

"My uncles have always called these 'cupcake cookies' because of the unique and pretty way they're baked. My maternal grandmother...


Boston Baked Beans

"Simmered in molasses, these slow-cooker Boston baked beans are perfect to take to your next potluck. The sauce is sweet,...


Cherry-Peach Dumplings

"You can make this fruity dessert on your stovetop, but to really impress your guests, simmer it in an electric...


Sweet Potato Cinnamon Bread

"My family loves quick breads. This one is moist and spicy. If you don't have mini loaf pans it works...

Easy Gingerbread Cookies

This dough for these easy gingerbread cookies is perfect for creating people, animals, or just about any shape you want...


Drizzled Gingerbread Biscotti

Warning: these treats will become an instant obsession at your home.


Molasses Crackle Cookies

Most molasses cookies are loaded with butter and have way too much sugar, but you can treat yourself to one...


Citrus Gingerbread Cookies

Orange and lemon zest give gingerbread cutouts a refreshing twist. Brushing a honey glaze over the top adds a subtle...


Classic Gingerbread Cookies

These edible decorations are very sturdy and can be hung on the tree or just about anywhere. But be sure...

Cranberry Short Ribs

Craving comfort food? Tuck into this easy recipe for remarkably tender short ribs.