Christmas morning should be saved for drinking eggnog by the Christmas tree, watching the kids joyfully open presents, and reveling in the spirit of the day. Get your grocery shopping and meal prep done in advance so you don’t end up spending your Christmas morning stuck in the kitchen–or running to the 7-11 to grab a forgotten food item!
There is something about warm bread that comforts body and soul. It’s such a treat after a year of store-bought sandwich bread. Fills up hungry tummies, too—no matter what their size. Why not make something unexpected so that you’re ready when family and friends come visiting for the holidays.
We love tried-and-true recipes that have become treasured traditions in home kitchens, and there is no better time to enjoy them than during the holidays. Danielle Kissee, who
Reminiscent of visits to grandma’s house, rice pudding is quintessential comfort food. Fortunately, those cozy memories are even easier to recall with this Instant Pot version of a family favorite.
Christmas is right around the corner. The most wonderful time of the year is also one of the busiest. With the sound of sleigh bells, dancing sugar plum fairies, and falling snow, comes a house full of relatives—who, not coincidentally, are very hungry.
If you’re a busy mom, odds are your crock pot isn’t tucked away gathering dust. The crock pot has been a mealtime lifesaver for decades. Alison’s Pantry has some easy tips and tricks to breath some new life into this beloved kitchen tool, along with 5 simple slow cooker recipes that your family will love.
Holiday gatherings are a great excuse to plan a special dessert, and this one is easy to whip up when time is limited. These cute individual jar desserts start with
What’s a contractor without his toolbelt? In the kitchen, spices are the tools that put your cooking together. Keep these little powerhouses up to snuff with some easy-to-follow guidelines.
With the wind rattling the windows and frost shimmering on the rooftops, nothing warms the soul better than a robust meal of meat and potatoes. Tuck this recipe into the slow cooker before you begin your hectic day and come home to the welcoming aroma of tender beef chunks marinating in mushroom gravy.
As most large families can attest, going to a restaurant is saved for very special occasions. First, there’s the expense. Then, there’s the wrangling of little people who have their own agenda, and sitting quietly at a table isn’t on their list. Enjoying some of your favorite restaurant dishes might seem like a lost cause. Not so fast!