Homemade eggnog

Ingredients 6 large egg yolks 1/2 cup granulated sugar 1 cup heavy cream 2 cups milk 1 1/2 teaspoons freshly grated nutmeg Pinch of salt 1/4…

Tips for coping with holiday stress

The holiday season often brings unwelcome guests — stress and depression. And it’s no wonder. The holidays present a dizzying array of deman…

Classic gingerbread cookie recipe

Ingredients 3 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 2 tsp ground ginger 1 tsp baking soda 11/2 tsp ground cinnamon 1/2 tsp ground cloves 1/4 tsp table …

Healthy gift ideas for the holidays

Good taste and good health come together in these holiday gift ideas. Consider picking up a few for family and friends. Or give a hint that …

Classic pecan pie

Ingredients 9 inch pie crust (homemade or store-bought) 1/2 cup (1 stick) salted butter 3 large eggs 1/4 cup milk 2 cups packed dark brown s…

When to book your holiday flights

The holiday season can be stressful for everyone, especially those traveling long distances. Avoid added stress by booking airfare when it’s…

Homemade dinner rolls

Ingredients 1/4 cup lukewarm water 1 cup warm milk 3 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted and divided 2 whole eggs, lightly beaten 2 tablespo…

Cornbread stuffing recipe

Ingredients 1 (16 ounce) package dry corn bread mix 2 tablespoons butter ½ cup chopped celery 1 small onion 2 eggs, beaten 2.5 cups chicken …

Best homemade pie crust

Ingredients 1 cup plus 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon fine salt 1 1/2 teaspoons sugar 1 stick cold unsalted butter, cut into 1…

Homemade green bean casserole

Ingredients 1 Tbsp olive oil 8 oz. button mushrooms 2 cloves garlic Pinch salt and pepper 3 Tbsp butter 3 Tbsp all-purpose flour 1 cup veget…

Safety tips for deep-frying turkeys

Deep-frying has become one of the most popular ways to prepare Thanksgiving turkeys; however, there are some serious safety concerns you nee…