Holiday Parties

Find great ways to celebrate the seasons with ideas for every holiday from Valentine's Day to Christmas (and everything in between). Here's what to cook, games kids can play, traditions, music, gifts, and more.

A Holiday Ornament-Making Party

Get your gang into the hands-on holiday spirit with an afternoon of ornament crafts, cocoa sipping, yummy snacks, and general jolliness.

Cookie Swaps: Amazing Tips and Recipes

Want to sweeten your holidays? Throw a cookie swap party! With these eight amazing recipes and step-by-step planning tips from the author of the blog Se7en, a mom of eight who's also a seasoned cookie swapper, it's not as crazy as it sounds. (You just have to make one batch.)

End-o'-the-Rainbow Cookies

Instructions for making St. Patrick's Day sugar cookies that look like rainbows.

Swinging Shamrocks

Instructions for making hanging shamrocks from cardboard tubes and fishing line.

Faux Chicken Wings

Instructions for making an April Fools Day treat that looks like Buffalo Wings.