Other Special Occasions

These adorable goodies will make any kid feel special, no matter the time of year.

Double-Dipped Strawberries

Serve these sweet berries on a Valentine's Day dessert tray. The strawberries are dipped in semisweet chocolate then drizzled in white chocolate.


Put ice cream into molds, freeze, and then decorate your frozen snack with melted chocolate and sprinkles.

Rainbow Rounds

The dough for these butter cookies is rolled in different colors of crystal sugar. Set them out at a party and let guests pick their favorite color.

Banana Split

Bananas, ice cream, fruit toping, and fudge topping are layered into a frozen dessert that won't melt as fast as the classic version.

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.

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.

April Fools Dough-Nots

You can trick your kiddos with these hilarious treats. They'll think they're about to bite into a sweet doughnut but they'll get a mouthful of apple instead!

5 Ways to Make Special Food Memories With Your Kids

These are the moments--big and small--that your child will cherish.

Root-Beer Float

Let root beer freeze partially up one side of a popsicle mold, add vanilla ice cream, and freeze for a snack or dessert that's as good as the drink.

Mint Chocolate Chip

Chocolate mint ice cream is wedged between chocolate wafer cookies for these easy dessert sandwiches.

Triple Decker Berry Graham Cracker Sandwiches

Serve these tasty sandwiches within an hour of assembly.

Little Critter Cupcakes

Top the cupcakes with green frosting to make a grassy field for your critters. Decorate with candy butterflies or ladybugs for a fun summer party dessert.

Easter Crafts, Food, and Fun

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

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!)

Naturally Green Foods for St. Patrick's Day

Whip up one of these tasty treats, snacks, meals, or sides and your little leprechauns will be certain they have the luck of the Irish.

The King of the Mountain Climber Cake

Reach new heights by making this rock climbing-themed treat for her party. The super-simple cake can be assembled faster than getting into a climbing harness. Idea from FamilyFun magazine.

Celebrate Purim Food, Crafts, and More

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