Warm, spiced, and full of comfort, mulled wine is the perfect way to welcome your guests in from the cold.
Bacon-Wrapped Potato Bites
Crunchy bacon combined with oven-baked rosemary potatoes … this is the dangerously addictive side dish you never knew you were missing out on.
Icebox Chai Pie
With butter, cinnamon, cream, and toasty hazelnuts and almonds, combined with the warmth of black chai spices, this pie is autumn dessert heaven.
Cheese Tortellini Soup with Spinach and Ground Turkey
This soup is so warming and deliciously satisfying that it’s likely to become a weekly staple in your household during the cooler months.
Butternut Squash Hummus
This savory, nutty, slightly sweet hummus is edible fall in a dish. A must to take along to any harvest party or potluck.
Homemade Chili Powder
Chili is an absolute must in the fall, but scrap that stale chili powder that’s been in the pantry for months (maybe even years) and opt for this freshly ground version.
Packed with protein, fiber, and some M&Ms for a chocolate kick, these little energy bites are a great grab-and-go breakfast option for every member of the family.
A fun homemade take on bagel bites, these deliciously addicting mini pizzas are the perfect snack to feed a group of hungry kids.
Frozen Yogurt Bites
Who knew it was so easy to create such a healthy and delicious snack alternative to ice cream? All you need is a silicone ice tray that produces half-inch cubes.
Apple Cinnamon Breakfast Cookies
With hearty oats to keep tiny tummies full all morning long, these chewy apple cookies contain no processed sugar and are an excellent breakfast option to grab before heading out the door.
There are few things more enjoyable than a brisket that has been smoked to perfection, falls apart at the slightest pressure, and then melts in your mouth.
Veggie Mozzarella Salad
This is an absolutely delicious, fresh alternative to traditional pasta or potato salads that are always overdone at grill-out gatherings.
Brown Butter Cinnamon Crinkle Cookies
These cookies are so good. And if you’ve never made anything with brown butter… it’s divine.
This highly addictive mix of sour cream, cream cheese, and other lip-smacking ingredients will not disappoint.
Sparkling Pool Party Punch
The perfect combination of sweet, tart, and sparkly, this fruity punch is the perfect complement to a hot summer day (could also add rum or vodka for a 21 and up crowd).
Fruit and Pretzel Flag
For a real patriotic treat that also perfectly balances sweet and healthy, this eye-catching centerpiece makes a great grab-n-snack option.
Paleo Ice-Box Cookies
With only three ingredients and the texture of creamy, cold cookie dough, these gluten-free, dairy-free, refined sugar-free cookies are almost too good to be believed.
Healthy Cowboy Cookies
With no flour, sugar, or eggs, these hearty oat and chocolate chip cookies make a quick breakfast or a delicious, guilt-free snack.
Indulgent Chocolate Avocado Cookies
Instead of butter, these cookies utilize avocados to bind the cookies and give them their silky texture.
Chopped Thai Salad with Sesame Garlic Dressing
With mingling flavors of fresh garlic, toasty sesame, and the bright, juicy crunch of chopped veggies, this salad should be on your weekly meal rotation.
Homemade Italian Vinaigrette
This versatile Italian vinaigrette is wonderful as both a marinade and for topping all manner of salads.
Strawberry Avocado Spinach Salad with Chicken
As eye-catching as it is tasty, this salad is packed with healthy fats and protein from slices of avocado and chicken.
Easter Candy Bark
With bright candy sprinkles and various other bits of sugar, this super fun and easy treat is the perfect recipe to make with children. Or, surprise them by placing a bag of these homemade goodies in an Easter basket.
Lemon-Raspberry Streusel Muffins
With their dense, not-too-sweet fruity tartness, these muffins are ideal for breakfast on the go, or as eye candy on an Easter brunch spread.
Strawberry Chicken Salad Tea Sandwiches
These delicate, gorgeous little sandwiches are the perfect complement to a mug of strong, dark tea on one of those April showers kind of days.
Homemade Chicken Stock
One taste of this deep and rich stock, and you will never buy boxed, flavorless, high-sodium stuff again.
Roasted Red Pepper Hummus
Whether you’re dipping veggies or pita chips, this satisfying hummus makes a great snack for busy schedules.
Why not learn to make and customize your own recipe for a Mexican-themed dinner party, or simply for a healthy, hearty mid-afternoon snack?
Molly Yeh’s Almond Cake
Owing to its fluffy egg white batter and generous smattering of Danish almond paste, this light, airy cake tastes like it came straight from Petty’s (R.I.P.).
Raspberry Jam-Filled Heart Pies
With only five ingredients, these little sweeties are maybe the easiest, most perfect Valentine’s treat to bake in batches for family and friends.
Strawberry “Cake” Pops
A much less sugary alternative to an actual cake pop, these guys are a fun way for kids to get involved in the decorating process.
Chicken and Dumplings
Is there anything on this planet more comforting than a hot bowl of hearty, creamy chicken and dumplings to warm your bones? (Hint: no, there isn’t.)
Black Bean Soup
This recipe is a hearty, healthy soup that can be made vegetarian and even vegan.
Brown Sugar Balsamic Glazed Pork Loin
This is a major crowd-pleaser, especially for those devotedly carnivorous eaters out there.
Sausage and Brie Breakfast Casserole
This flavorful, melt-in-your-mouth, cheesy breakfast casserole will be your new Christmas morning go-to.
Mini Mac and Cheese Bits
These may just be the ultimate dish to bring to any Christmas party or potluck this season.
Christmas Sugar Cookies Truffles
These delightful little sugar bombs are not only easy to make but are also great for little ones to get their hands on and feel included in the process.
Buttery-Herbed Mashed Potato Pie
A fun and unique take on this traditional Thanksgiving dish, mashed potato pie will be your new holiday favorite.
Biscoff Cookie Butter Pie
Bring this pie to any event this holiday season, and we promise it will be the first dish gone from any dessert spread.
Easy Apple Pie
Nothing conveys a sense of comfort and welcome quite like the scent of warm apple pie wafting through the home.
Harry Potter-Inspired Pumpkin Cheddar Pasties
Bake these beauties for a Harry Potter-themed Halloween party and prepare to seriously impress your party guests.
Pasta with Butternut-Sage Sauce
The smell of this sauce as it’s simmering is pure autumn heaven.
Decadent Salted Caramel Sauce
Did you know making your own thick, store-quality salted caramel sauce is super easy and only requires four ingredients?
Crockpot Pumpkin Spice Lattes
This beloved beverage will be a raving hit at any group gathering (especially where the female head-count is high), like a book club meeting, baby shower, or girl’s night in.
Dark Chocolate Chocolate-Chip Cookie
Oversized, soft, gooey dark chocolate cookies with an overload of chocolate chips, anyone?
Nothing says dessert heaven quite like a cupcake that includes dark chocolate, Guinness Stout beer and Baileys Irish Cream.
Welcome the change of weather with a simmering pot of this savory chili that will have everyone clamoring for seconds.
Savory Baked Breakfast Sliders
Nothing hits the breakfast spot quite like a pan of these warm and buttery King’s Hawaiian rolls stuffed with melty cheddar, ham, spinach, and diced sweet bell peppers.
Lemon Crumble Breakfast Cake
This delicate, crumbly treat is as delicious to look at as it is to taste.
Healthy Overnight Oats
Oatmeal might not be found on a fancy weekend brunch spread, but it does make for a quick, healthy, and filling breakfast option for busy weekday mornings.
Mini Mason Jar Lid Strawberry Pies
Get ready to sing “bye, bye Miss American Pie” to these little cuties — they won’t last long.
Sweet Summer Corn Salad with Lime
The bursting sweetness of the fresh corn tossed with melty, buttery lime and the tang of feta and fresh cilantro will have your guests seeing fireworks long before the show starts.
Stars and Stripes Sangria
With apple stars and fresh berries, this drink recipe is as patriotic as it is whimsical and delicious. It can also be made sans alcohol for a fruity, kid-friendly beverage.
Buffalo Chicken Dip
This addicting dip packs just the right amount of heat, perfect for eating in between pool dives to cool off.
Getting children to eat a healthy snack has never been so easy; one taste and they’ll be saying I can’t believe it’s not icing.
Key Lime Pie Cheesecake Dip
With a fresh citrus tingle and rich creamy texture, this might be the king of all dips.
Ranch-free Veggie Dip
Because ranch dip for veggies can get a little boring, this delicious recipe adds a nice tangy twist (and less fat, too).
Mixing rice, vegetables, fish, and other proteins can be tricky, but don’t let a little intimidation keep you from creating homemade sushi rolls.
Fresh Squeezed Strawberry Lemonade
Nothing complements a picnic meal quite like a cool and refreshing pitcher of homemade lemonade.
No-bake Blueberry Cheesecake Jars
This recipe is a little bit involved, but it looks and tastes so good you won’t regret the effort.
Gourmet Picnic Sandwich
Any sandwich will work on a picnic, but this one will make you and your picnic guests feel extra fancy.
Caprese Salad Skewers
These little salad skewers are the best kind of snack; they look incredibly fancy but are nearly effortless to prepare.
Ultimate Party Dip
This dip is so delicious, you might eat the whole thing yourself before your guests even arrive.
Pepperoni Pizza Puffs
Mini pizzas are always a win, no matter what. After the party, this can also be a go-to recipe for after-school snacks for the kiddos.
Cream Cheese Cookies
This recipe makes the softest, gooiest, most addicting cookies. There’s no way your guests will be able to eat just one!
Creamy Chicken and Wild Rice Soup
A warm, creamy pot of chicken soup in the winter is the perfect complement to a romantic night of Netflix binging.
The Queen’s Grilled Cheese
This is hands down the greatest grilled cheese you will ever have. Prepare yourself.
Blue Cheese Mac and Cheese
Mac and cheese is no longer just for the children.
This is an incredibly easy and lean alternative to the carbs and calories found in regular wheat spaghetti with ground beef.
Pesto Chicken and Veggies
With the added appeal of pesto and bright, sweet cherry tomatoes, you might want to meal prep this one for the entire week.
Kale, Quinoa and White Bean Soup
This soup is packed with all kinds of cleansing nutrients, and it’s also completely vegan (although chicken may be added if desired).
Braided Bread Loaf
This dish is as beautiful as it is delicious; it will steal the spotlight on any table.
The word “wassail” comes from the Anglo-Saxon phrase waes hael, which translates to “good health.” Nothing will make a holiday gathering feel more inviting than a bowl of this warm, traditional drink.
Santa’s Chocolate Chip Cookies
Whether you bake them for an event or leave them out for Santa, this easy recipe tastes like the magic of Christmas all wrapped up in a cookie.
Leftover Ham Sliders
A perfect way to eat the same meal in a new, delicious way (a real crowd-pleaser for picky children).
Chelsi’s Chicken Potpie
If you hate all the work and hassle it takes to prepare a turkey, just make a couple of these irresistible chicken potpies for your centerpiece, substituting in ground turkey or deli-bought turkey for the chicken.
Parmesan Sweet Potatoes
Shake up the tradition of marshmallow sweet potatoes with these baked goodies lathered up with enough parmesan, spices and butter to have your friends and family shoving each other to get a second helping.
Jalapeno Popper Mummies
These little guys are as cute as they are delicious. They aren’t as difficult as you might think, but do allow for about 30 minutes of prep time, not including baking time.
Caramel Apple Nachos
Nachos with a sweet, Halloween twist. These will go quickly, trust us!
Hocus Pocus Punch
With only three ingredients, this festive punch is so easy and tasty, you might just decide to drink it all year round.
Sweet and Salty Mix
Nothing takes care of the stress-crunching football munchies like a good sweet and salty mix.
Magic Bean Dip
Chips and dip are the Mecca of football snacking, so utilize this recipe as your back pocket ace to wow party guests.
Crockpot Chicken Sliders
Sliders go with game days like peanut butter goes with jelly, and this recipe is so easy. The chicken will spend 4-7 hours slow cooking in a crockpot, giving you time to do two things at once.
Birthday Cake Batter Pops
These eye-catching sweet treats will be a major crowd pleaser at any outside event or birthday celebration.
Who says you have to pay $5 for an afternoon caffeine boost? Here’s a delicious popsicle to replace your Frappuccino addiction and save you some money.
Blueberry Lemon Cupcakes
A cool spritz of citrus is always more than welcome when it’s hot outside, so try your hand at these blueberry lemon curd-filled cupcakes with a light and fluffy mascarpone icing.
Wash down any grub with an icy glass of fresh-squeezed lemonade infused with lavender.