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Bacon-Wrapped Sweet Potato Bites

"After making little bacon-wrapped sausages for years, I needed a change! I had an extra sweet potato and half a package of bacon on hand, so I put on my thinking cap and came up with this treat." —Kelly Williams, Forked River, New Jersey

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...


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...


Baked Cranberry Pudding

"This is an old-fashioned pudding that's a cranberry lover's delight. Serve warm topped with whipped cream for an elegant look,...

Upside-Down Fruitcake

"I get tired of people bad-mouthing holiday fruitcakes. It's one of my favorite holiday flavours and I look forward to...


Gingerbread with Fig-Walnut Sauce

"I experimented with aniseed this past holiday season and fell in love with the licorice flavour. It really enhances the...

Grandma’s Molasses Fruitcake

"This dense, dark, moist fruitcake was my grandmother's recipe. The flavour just gets better and better as it sits in...


Grandma’s Christmas Cake

"One bite of this old-fashioned spice cake will bring back memories. Loaded with raisins and nuts, it tastes extra special...


Strawberry Lime Smoothies

"Peak-of-freshness strawberries make this thinner, easy drink a summer staple." —Elizabeth Johnson, Greenville, South Carolina


Blueberry Pancake Smoothie

"My family loves this pancake smoothie in the morning. I don’t normally measure the blueberries, so go crazy! If you...

Ginger-Kale Smoothies

"Since I started making this green smoothie recipe for breakfast every day, I honestly feel better! Substitute any fruit and...


Spiced Chocolate Truffles

"I make truffles for family events and gift-giving. Someone once asked me to add pumpkin spice, and now my recipe...


Mini Pumpkin Cakes

"I saw these cute cakes at a local grocery store and decided to make my own version at home. They’re...


Pumpkin Bread Pudding Cupcakes

"Every fall when I was young, my mom made bread pudding cupcakes. Today I keep up her tradition with my...


Pumpkin Caramel Cupcakes

"Not only do kids love to eat these cupcakes, they can help bake them, too. To make things even easier...

Sweet Potato Crostini

"For party time, I turn this sweet potato side dish into an appetizer by serving it on slices of a...


Cranberry-Almond Apple Pie

"My grandmother made this treat every year for Christmas. It’s much better than everyday apple pie. The recipe is a...


Farm Apple Pan Pie

"You'll find this pie's very convenient for taking to a covered-dish supper, picnic or any event where crowds gather. But...


Creamy Apple Crumb Pie

"I revised this classic apple pie recipe from a church cookbook. I knew it was a keeper when my mother-in-law...


Cranberry-Apple Lattice Pie

"Two favourite fall fruits bring out the best in each other—and rum works its own mellow magic. Few people pass...


Crumb-Topped Apple & Pumpkin Pie

"This special recipe combines all the warm, delicious flavours of the season and makes a truly unique presentation. It gets...


Berry-Apple-Rhubarb Pie

"I make this family favourite every year for a gathering at my sister's, where the recipe is known as 'Uncle...


Golden Apple Pie

"Pies are the dessert I like best to prepare. This one's the favourite for family get-togethers, and it has been...

Deep-Dish Apple Pie

"This recipe is a winner! The crust is so flaky and the filling is sure to please everyone." —Salem Cross...


Pumpkin Apple Pie

"The first time I made this for my family, they gobbled up this wonderful change-of-pace holiday dessert. It has a...


Pumpkin Spice Cutouts

"Through all the years I've been baking, I’ve never come across a pumpkin cookie recipe that you can actually cut...


Gingersnap-Pumpkin Dessert

I've never quite gotten the hang of making a good pie crust. So I came up with this recipe, featuring...


Pumpkin Spice Latte

Each sip of this spiced-just-right beverage from our very own baristas tastes like a piece of pumpkin pie! —Taste of...


Pumpkin Spice Muffins

"Nothing beats these quick muffins for irresistible, homemade pumpkin pie flavour. Serve them with any meal or as a satisfying...