Christmas Menus for Every Budget

Shaved Brussels Sprouts Salad
As you plan your Christmas feasts, be inspired by our holiday dinner menus ideas, one comfort food, recession-chic meal, and the other an over-the-top-indulgent feast.     A Comfort Food,... read more

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