Holidays and Special Occasions

Create a meal to remember for your next holiday party, birthday party, or other special occasion. Here's everything you need from menu planning to shopping tips. Plus easy ways to bring it all together.

Most Recent

What is Kwanzaa? How to Explain the African-American Holiday to Kids

The 54-year-old non-religious holiday is still thriving. Learn the facts around Kwanzaa and how to celebrate it with your family.

Here's How to Celebrate the Holidays Safely This Year, According to the CDC

Staying home is the safest option. But as millions of Americans plan to travel for the 2020 holidays, the CDC offers advice on how to stay as safe as possible.

5 Ways to Celebrate Juneteenth as a Family

The anniversary of when all slaves in the United States were freed, Juneteenth is an opportunity to listen, learn, and act in support and celebration of Black people.

5 Fun Activities to Do With Your Children for Ramadan

Have fun celebrating Ramadan as a family with these festive crafts and activities that will also teach kids the history of the holiday.

6 Empanada Recipes for All Occasions

Whether they’re sweet or savory, empanadas are the perfect finger foods for guests, both big and small, to enjoy at your holiday party.

More Holidays and Special Occasions

3 Slow-Cooker Cocktails Perfect for Cold Winter Nights

Your favorite kitchen appliance is also genius when it comes to cocktails. Plug in your slow cooker for these boozy beverages perfect for a holiday party.

Unicorn Milkshake

The key to this adorable Unicorn Milkshake is not to skimp on the pizzazz! It's all about the decorations: sprinkles, chocolate and whipped cream.

How to Make Holiday Party Cheeseball Pops

Turn your average cheese balls into a crowd favorite with this simple recipe!