Holidays & Birthdays

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

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Ravioli Soup

Kids will like the mini cheese ravioli used in this main dish soup. It's made with ground turkey, which keeps it low in fat and calories.

Rainbow Jell-O

Cherry gelatin, yogurt, and white grape juice make the red, pink and white layers in this pretty dessert. They are also good snacks.

Honey-Glazed Carrots

Baby carrots get a sweet honey-ginger glaze in this simple side dish recipe.

13 Funny April Fool's Day Pranks to Play on Your Kids

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.

How to Host an Easter Buffet: Recipes & Tips

Welcome friends and family with this simple, stylish Easter menu of recipes and table decorations that's guaranteed to delight little bunnies and grown-ups alike.

Vintage-Inspired Valentine's Treats

Surprise your little sweetheart with a vintage-inspired delight you can make together or serve as a special Valentine's Day treat.

6 Easy but Meaningful Birthday Rituals Kids Will Treasure

These little birthday rituals are sure to become warm-and-fuzzy memories for your kids down the road.

Easter Sandwich Idea: There's a Hare in My Lunch

Add some Easter love to the kids' lunch boxes by creating rabbit shapes with a cookie cutter from slices of white and wheat breads. On the side, serve mini versions of bunny's fave food.

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!"

3 Edible Gifts for Mother's Day

Hey, Dads! Round up your crew and whip up one (or all) of these treats Mom will love on her special day. Then prepare for lots of XOXOs!

6 Ways to Celebrate Mardi Gras With Kids

You don't have to go full-on Bourbon Street revelry to have some Mardi Gras fun. Here's six family-friendly ideas to bring the party to your own home.

Minty Chocolate Milk

Make chocolate milk into an extra special snack by adding a little peppermint extract.

Sunrise Parfaits

Whole wheat couscous makes this fruit and yogurt snack or dessert even more healthy.

Easter Crafts, Food, and Fun

Calling all cottontails! Get a jump on Easter fun with these adorable crafts, treats, and egg-decorating ideas.

St. Patrick's Day Snacks and Treats

Some healthy and some sweet, these St. Patty's treats are as good as a pot of gold!

4 Sweet Treats Made with Peeps

Delight your kids and rack up the "likes" with these Insta-worthy crafts. (You can eat 'em after you make 'em!)

Ice Cream Sandwich Cake

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

Banana Bunny Pops

For a healthier Easter treat, make these Banana Bunny Pops. Kids will love dipping the banana pieces in melted blue chocolate and adding candy eyes and noses.

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.

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