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27 Thanksgiving Mashed Potato Recipes So Good, You’ll Need To Make Extra

I've said it before, and I'll say it again: Potatoes are the best vegetable. Sure, they don't have the most nutritional value and I guess it's kinda questionable as to whether they're technically real veggies, but they're just so yummy and versatile!…
By Nina Matti

This Recipe Is A Must For St. Patrick's Day

St. Patrick's Day is around the corner, and this Lucky Charms white chocolate bark recipe could quite possibly be the easiest recipe I have done to date. It is just one step, and only requires about three to five minutes of your time. Did you know yo…
By Public Lives, Secret Recipes

How To Make This Snack From Your Childhood

My s’mores obsession is very, very real, which is why this Mallomars recipe couldn't come at a better time. Truth be told, it started years ago in my childhood. There’s just something about the sticky marshmallow and melty chocolate that really stick…
By Public Lives, Secret Recipes

11 Easy & Delicious Holiday Drink Hacks

Beverages are a huge part of any holiday celebration. And if you are still rounding up your party menu, it helps to learn about some clever holiday drink hacks to make them stand out. These quick and easy ideas are helpful when you don’t have the tim…
By Kirsten Nunez

These Holiday Potluck Recipes Will Wow Everyone

Holiday potlucks can be so tricky to navigate, y'all. I once went to a potluck dinner where there were only mysterious, gray foods in casserole dishes. There were zero proteins, drinks, or desserts — which is all to say the dinner was a total bust. I…
By Jaime Ritter

The Easiest Gingerbread Recipes Around

Every season has its signature flavors — fall is bursting with pumpkin and apples, spring is all about fresh greens, and summer means juicy fruits. When it comes to winter, however, there's really only one taste, one smell, and one flavor that rules …
By Sadie Trombetta

Recipes To Use Up All Those Candy Canes

Forget fruitcake or Christmas cookies. Candy canes are basically as festive as food can get — at least, judging from the mountains of them you can probablu find piled in random corners of your house by the end of the holidays. Even if you like candy …
By Claire Warner

50 Vegan Christmas Recipes

Whether you're Christian and religious or not, I think we can all agree that Jesus was a pretty cool dude. He believed in helping the less fortunate among us, and was one of history's greatest pacifists. All signs point to the idea that, were he arou…
By Rachel Krantz

21 Deliciously Vegan Hanukkah Recipes

As far as Jewish holidays go, I'd argue that Hanukkah is one of the better ones for food. I mean, the only real guidelines are to eat lots of things fried in oil to celebrate the blessed magical oil that kept the candles lit for eight days when the M…
By Rachel Krantz

23 Vegan Holiday Side Dishes Everyone Will Love

I just celebrated my first vegan holiday and let me tell you, it was the most delicious meal I’ve had in a long time. When you’re starting out vegan, there's a lot of pressure around your first holiday. How will you explain your ethical meal to relat…
By Marlena Ahearn

Simple Crock-Pot Recipe Ideas For Thanksgiving

Preparing a big meal for any holiday means big responsibility and, sometimes, a big mess. Between the prep work and the clean up, cooking for friends and family — although a wonderful experience — can be a huge headache. That's why this year, you sho…
By Sadie Trombetta

How To Make A Gingersnap Pumpkin Milkshake

During the holidays, warm drinks like pumpkin spice lattes and peppermint mochas steal the spotlight. However, that didn't stop me from dreaming up this gingersnap pumpkin milkshake recipe. After making homemade gingersnap cookie butter, I became obs…
By Kirsten Nunez

11 Easy Vegan Thanksgiving Recipes

Thanksgiving is a holiday that almost entirely centers around food, but unfortunately not everyone's diets are reflected in the traditional dishes that make it to the party. When I was a kid, I despised the holiday because I was a picky eater that di…
By Courteney Larocca

15 Gluten-Free Thanksgiving Recipes

The holiday season can be a very divisive time among family. Whether it's differing political views or disagreements over family matters, it's easy to find things to argue about with your loved ones on Thanksgiving. But one thing you shouldn't have t…
By Courteney Larocca

Super Easy Thanksgiving Dessert Recipes

There's not much time left before the nation partakes in the great American tradition of eating turkey and cranberry sauce until we're pinned to the floor with the metaphorical weight of regret (and the literal weight of that second helping). If you'…
By Claire Warner

Amazing Stuffing Recipes For Thanksgiving

When it comes to preparing a holiday meal, things can feel kind of stressful. From making sure the meat is cooked through (but not dried out!) to ensuring everyone's favorite side dish makes it to the table, there's a lot at stake. If you're responsi…
By Sadie Trombetta

11 Vegan Stuffing Ideas

In my book, the only Thanksgiving food item that holds a candle to pumpkin pie is your classic stuffing. I mean, it's basically bread soaked in deliciousness — it's hard to go wrong. Luckily for vegans — and those of us who would simply like to indul…
By Rachel Krantz

19 Vegan Thanksgiving Dinner Ideas

Personally, I'm always grateful to be vegan on Thanksgiving. Even though we vegans incur lots of insensitive and sometimes crazy questions from family on Thanksgiving, the day is a great reminder that you don't need to cause suffering (and sadly ther…
By Rachel Krantz

21 Recipes For National Homemade Bread Day

From breadsticks to dinner rolls, bread has a special place in many people’s hearts. This Thursday, Nov. 17, consider making a homemade bread recipe for National Homemade Bread Day. It’s the best (and tastiest) way to celebrate like the self-proclaim…
By Kirsten Nunez

These Pecan Pie Recipes Are Super Easy To Bake

Thanksgiving is right around the corner, and it's time to get ready. It wouldn't be a true Thanksgiving dinner without some pie — pecan pie, to be specific. If you're up for putting a new spin on a traditional favorite, these easy Thanksgiving pecan …
By Chanel Vargas