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Holiday Recipes

Here in the Holiday Recipes section, you’ll find all kinds of favorite recipes for some of the most common holidays – Valentine’s Day Recipes, Easter Recipes, Thanksgiving Recipes, Christmas Recipes, and more! What is your favorite holiday to cook for? (My favorite is probably Thanksgiving.)

salt dough ornament on a christmas tree with lights

Salt Dough Ornaments

Salt dough ornaments are the sweetest little homemade gift! You can make them for the whole family or classroom with hardly any effort and there are plenty of fun personalization options. Kids will have a great time making these! Click HERE to save this recipe for Salt Dough Ornaments to Pinterest! Making Salt Dough Ornaments …

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Homemade 100 Grand Bars

These Milk Chocolate Caramel Crunch Bars are like Homemade 100 Grand Bars, but even better! Chewy, homemade, salted caramel is covered crispy milk chocolate. They make a great addition to your holiday candy making plans! Save this recipe for Homemade 100 Grand Bars to Pinterest! The kids have been having a blast with all of …

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stack of brittle on white background

Pumpkin Seed Brittle

This Pumpkin Seed Brittle is just like your classic homemade brittle recipe, but without nuts. Peanut-Free Brittle is a great option for those who have nut or peanut allergies. This Peanut-Less Brittle still has a nice roasted taste that classic homemade peanut brittle has, so you won’t even miss the nuts! I have been wanting …

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sweet potato dinner rolls in a white baking dish

Sweet Potato Dinner Rolls

While these tender Sweet Potato Dinner Rolls will make an excellent addition to any Thanksgiving menu, they’re also a great way to use up leftover baked sweet potatoes for a post-Thanksgiving treat. Use these Sweet Potato Rolls as buns for turkey sandwiches, too! Learn everything you need to know about how to make different shaped …

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Apple Stuffed Acorn Squash

This Apple Stuffed Acorn Squash is a great healthy side dish to accompany your Thanksgiving meal. Learn how to make stuffed squash, how to make stuffed squash ahead of time, and many other tips for this recipe! Save this Stuffed Acorn Squash Recipe to Pinterest! What will you be enjoying this year at Thanksgiving? Do …

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Apple Cider Sage Turkey Brine

This Apple Cider Sage Turkey Brine recipe results in a moist, flavorful turkey! In this post, I’ve also included a few rules you should know before attempting to brine a turkey. The Best Turkey Brine Recipe Ever I have made a few different turkey brine recipes over the years. Last year I shared a recipe …

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Turkey Roasting Tips

Here are some of my best turkey roasting tips for a turkey that is full of flavor. The turkey is the center piece of the Thanksgiving meal and is arguably the trickiest part of the meal. Learn all about turkey brining, turkey roasting times, and turkey roasting temperatures. Click HERE to save these Turkey Roasting …

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Thanksgiving Menu Planner

Wondering what to make this year for Thanksgiving Dinner? Take all the guess work out of planning your Thanksgiving Menu and check out some of our very favorite Thanksgiving Recipes! I’ve got you covered with Turkey Recipes and Turkey Brines (plus everything you need to know about roasting or smoking a turkey), plenty of Thanksgiving …

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Red White and Blue Berry Dessert Bites

Red, White, and Blue Dessert Bites

Red, White, and Blue Dessert Bites are the summery dessert for any 4th of July BBQ! Fresh red raspberries, blueberries, and a sweet and tangy cream cheese spread layer on top of a simple crust. These are essentially mini fruit pizzas, but for the 4th of July! Creating This Easy 4th of July Dessert I remember when I was younger there was a man a fruit stand who tried …

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Gingerbread Caramels are a fun twist on a classic caramel recipe. Caramel pairs awesomely with hints of molasses and ginger.

Gingerbread Caramel Recipe

Gingerbread caramels are a fun twist on a classic caramel recipe. Caramel pairs awesomely with hints of molasses and ginger. Save this recipe for Gingerbread Caramels to Pinterest! Homemade Caramel Recipe One of my all time favorite things to do this time of year is to make homemade sea salt caramels. And one of my …

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Acorn Squash Recipe for Thanksgiving - Apple Cider Roasted Squash with Rosemary

Apple Cider Roasted Squash

This Apple Cider Roasted Squash is a great, easy acorn squash side dish to prepare all winter long, but it’s especially great for Thanksgiving! Save this recipe for Apple Cider Roasted Squash to Pinterest! Apple Cider Roasted Squash Recipe This is my last Thanksgiving recipe that I’m going to share for this year. Then, I’m …

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