Holidays & Birthdays

These festive recipes and kid-approved treats are sure to make every holiday and birthday special.

8 Patriotic Recipes for Holiday Parties & Potlucks

Upgrade your classic American fare with these delicious dishes that are perfect for every patriotic holiday! Make the whole menu on Flag Day, 4th of July, or choose one to bring to your next Memorial Day potluck.

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Tuna & White Bean Wraps

No-cook wraps are a great choice when you're looking for a quick and easy dinner recipe. Use tomato or spinach tortillas to wrap up the tuna, bean, and tomato salad dressed with a lemony vinaigrette.

Fruit Hand Pies

No plates or forks required! Purchased pie crusts make these hand pies a breeze, but of course, feel free to use homemade dough.

Foolin' Around! Funny April Fool's Pranks

For April 1 -- or any day your crew is in need of a laugh -- check out this collection of pranks, props, treats, and tricks. They're wacky enough to tickle an entire family of fools. We mean that in the nicest possible way, of course.

Mother's Day Breakfasts Kids Can Actually Make

It's sweet that kids want to treat you to a Mother's Day breakfast or brunch. But, all too often the "meal" turns out to be a bowl of soggy cereal or something so ambitious that you just end up cooking it yourself. Not this year! Slip these recipes to the kids or your partner and relax waiting for breakfast in bed. This Mother's Day you're in for a real treat.

Ice Cream Sandwich Cake

See how to turn store-bought ice cream sandwiches into one impressive (and easy!) dessert.

Celebrate Purim Food, Crafts, and More

Get great kid-friendly ideas for this lively and fun celebration.

Don't Forget to Refrigerate Your Caramel Apples!

New research found that this classic treat could make you sick if it's not stored in the refrigerator.

Cute and Easy Cupcakes that Look Like Apples

No apples were harmed in the making of these cupcakes.

Mini Vegetable Pancakes

Leftover pancakes can be refrigerated for up to 3 days or frozen, well-wrapped, for up to 3 months.

Cucumber Ribbon Salad

Toss thin strips of cucumber in a vinegar and oil dressing for a quick side dish or snack.

Chicken Enchilada Casserole

This sensational enchilada casserole combines tortillas, beans, cheese, and taco-seasoned chicken. Take this main-dish recipe to your next potluck or Mexican-themed dinner party.

12 Kid-Friendly Christmas Cookies

Mark the days before Santa's arrival with these adorable holiday sweets. We trimmed a lot of the baking steps so kids can get to the favorite parts--decorating and eating. Your kitchen will be overflowing with homemade treats and happy children in no time.

5 Easy-To-Make Birthday Cakes

Here's a revolutionary idea: birthday cakes that look fantastic and are a cinch to make! All you need are a basic cake or a few quarts of ice cream, some candies and cookies, maybe a plastic figurine or two. The result? A cake worthy of your little princess or prince.

Mother's Day Brunch Recipes

What better way to show Mom how much you love her than by helping out in the kitchen? Whether you choose to invite friends over for a casual brunch, or simply enjoy the occasion as a family, you'll make her day extra special with these delicious recipes. The best part? Lots of kid-friendly ideas, so everyone can pitch in!

How to Make Gender-Reveal Cupcakes

Gender reveal parties are becoming popular across the country. Instead simply sharing the news of your baby's sex, folks invite their friends for a fun surprise. These cupcakes are one way to announce "It's a Girl!" or "It's a Boy!"

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