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Gougeres

"I brought the recipe for these gougeres back from a trip to Nice, France. The original called for Gruyere cheese, but I found that Gouda is a more budget-friendly alternative. These puffs are a wonderful bite-sized treat. If you have leftovers, float a few of these gems on a bowl of soup in place of croutons." —Lily Julow, Lawrenceville, Georgia

Buffalo Chicken Pockets

"Here’s my idea of pub food made easy: biscuits flavoured with Buffalo wing sauce and blue cheese. They're my Friday...


Mediterranean Pastry Pinwheels

"These quick appetizers are irresistible. The flavours of sun-dried tomatoes and pesto balance beautifully." —Kristen Heigl, Staten Island, New York


Pepperoni Pizza Loaf

"This savoury stromboli starts with frozen bread dough, so it comes together in practically no time. The golden loaf is...


Spanakopita Spring Rolls

"I was inspired to turn original spanakopita into a hand-held hors d'oeuvre. I use egg roll wrappers in place of...

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9 Quick Tricks to Make Stuffing Mix Taste Homemade

Looking to dress up your dressing? Adding any of these ingredients to store-bought stuffing mix will take your next holiday...


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Clever Christmas Cookie Hacks You’ll Wish You Knew Sooner

Want to focus on enjoying the festive season? Save time and money on your holiday baking with these clever Christmas...


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29 Foods That May Help Prevent Cancer

Add some of these healthy foods to your diet to help prevent cancer and keep other diseases at bay.


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20 Best Hot Chocolate Recipes to Warm Up With This Winter

Stay warm this season with these ultra-cozy hot chocolate recipes.


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14 Healthier Ingredient Substitutions You Never Thought to Try

Nutritionists and food experts reveal their sneaky secrets to cut fat, sugar and calories out of your favourite recipes using...


Sea Salt vs. Table Salt: Which is Better for You?

Let's talk about sea salt vs. table salt. You may have heard the minerals in sea salt make it healthier....


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25 Holiday Cooking Tips Straight from Grandma

From the stuffing to the cranberry sauce, Grandma has all the top tips to cook the best holiday feast ever!


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30 Small-Scale Christmas Dinner Ideas

Skipping the massive ham this year? Try these small-scale Christmas dinner ideas instead.

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99 Genius Tips That Will Make Your Holidays So Much Better

From grocery shopping to cooking to using up the leftovers, we've assembled expert tips to help you through the holiday...


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60 Greatest Christmas Cookie Recipes of All Time

Planning a Christmas cookie exchange? Here are the recipes for our all-time favourite festive baked treats, sure to get the...


10+ Vintage Christmas Dessert Recipes That’ll Make You Nostalgic

Add an old-school touch to your holiday dessert table with one of these vintage Christmas dessert recipes. From sugarplum cake...


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20 Secret Cake Baking Tips We Learned From Grandma

Because grandma always knew the best tips and tricks to bake luscious layer cakes, bundt cakes and more.


Sugarplum Cake

"Family and friends are surprised to hear this simple cake gets it moist flavour from a jar of baby food....


Old-World Ricotta Cheesecake

"I reconstructed this dessert based on an old recipe that had been in the family for years but was never...


Caramel Nut Logs

"It’s a good thing this recipe makes a lot—the wrapped logs never stick around long! They take a bit of...


Sticky Toffee Pudding with Butterscotch Sauce

"The classic Sticky Toffee Pudding is a traditional dessert in the United Kingdom. I love that I can just stay...

Grandma’s Pecan Rum Bars

"My grandmother handed down the recipe for these gooey bars that we all love. The candied cherries are a must."...


Pulled Taffy Candy Canes

"My grandmother always made these at Christmastime and said her mother did, too. The soft and chewy canes have a...


Tiny Tim’s Plum Pudding

"In A Christmas Carol, everyone claps for plum pudding. Our family has made this pudding our own tradition, and it...


Almond-Filled Stollen

"I’ve been making this during the holiday season for nearly 50 years. When we flew to Alaska one year to...


Italian Holiday Cookies

"Many of our holiday traditions centre around the foods my mother made while I was growing up. These cookies, which...


Marzipan Yule Logs

"For an extra-special treat at Christmastime, I shape these little candies using homemade almond paste. The chocolate-coated logs have cute...