10 Over-the-Top Gingerbread Houses

Grand Floridian's Gingerbread House
During the holidays, decorating gingerbread houses is a tradition in many families, along with cookie decorating, that everyone looks forward to. However, given people's competitive spirit, there... read more

Bûche de Noël Recipe

Yule Log

Coffee Buttercream Recipe


Chocolate Pastry Cream Recipe


Flavored Simple Syrup Recipe


Tips for Hosting a Cookie Decorating Party

Burberry-bedecked snowman
While intricately decorated cookies are found year-round in a variety of seasonal shapes and sizes, there are probably more cookie decorating parties in the month of December than in the remaining 11... read more

How to Decorate Cookies like a Professional

During the holidays, Jay Muse's team at Lulu Cake Boutique creates eye-catching cookies that almost look too nice to eat. We asked Jay to walk us through the steps of creating professional-... read more

Last-Minute Online Gourmet Gift Ideas

Molded Frozen Desserts
Whether you are a food-lover scrambling for ideas on what to ask for this holiday season, or looking for the perfect last minute gift for the kitchen-savvy person who has everything, look no further... read more