I don’t know much about Italian pastries, except that I ate a LOT of them when I was in Italy, and they were all absolutely amazing.  I’m definitely going to try some of these Italian Christmas cookies this year.

10 Italian Christmas cookie recipes

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Twelve tempting candied and spiced nuts recipes

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I love edible gifts–and that includes drinkable gifts, too.  Here are 12 delicious liqueurs and infused alcohols to make this holiday season and give as gifts to friends and neighbors.

12 liqueurs to make and give as Christmas gifts.

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Who doesn’t love How the Grinch Stole Christmas, by Dr. Seuss?  We always read the book and watch the classic animated movie each holiday season.  This year, I’m going to make the evening even more special by making one of these 10 amazing Grinch-themed treats.

10 Grinch themed treats for Christmas

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Cranberry Cookie recipes for Christmas

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Do you have a quirky, old-fashioned pie recipe from your grandmother?  I do, and even though I don’t hear about these old-fashioned pies often, they’re absolutely delicious, and well worth remembering to make.

10 Old Fashioned Pies worth Remembering this Holiday Season

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Ooooh, Fudge.  What a fabulous treat to make for those holiday goodie and cookie trays!  I love the amazing variations and flavors out there, too.  I’m going to have to try that maple bacon fudge for sure, this year.

12 fabulous fudge recipes for Christmas goodie trays

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I love cupcakes.  They’re small, individually sized desserts (no cutting and serving!) and there are so many ways to decorate them for any occasion.  Get inspiration from these 12 tutorials and ideas for clever Christmas cupcakes.

12 clever Christmas cupcake tutorials and ideas.

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Thumbprint cookies are a staple of holiday cookie trays for good reason–they’re delicious and easy!  They’re also endlessly adaptable.  Check out these 10 tasty variations on the classic thumbprint cookie.

10 Tasty thumbprint cookie recipes

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Do you make candies at Christmastime?  I make a couple kinds, but I’d love to learn how to make more.  Here are 10 Christmas candy recipes to tempt you, too.

10 delicious Christmas candy recipes

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