Holiday Baking Recipes

Warm the hearts of your family and friends this holiday season by baking something special.

Platter of Almond Gingerbread Cookies.

Almond Gingerbread Cookies

For the ginger lovers in your life -- a little 'twist' on traditional gingerbread.

A plate of Gingerbread Sugar Plum Kisses.

Gingerbread Sugar Plum Kisses

When I think of Christmas I think of sugar plums and sugar and berries and ...

Foolproof Pie Crust pressed into a pie plate.

Foolproof Pie Crust

My favorite pie crust! Makes 2 (9 inch) and 1 shell. If you're nervous about ...

Festive Christmas Cookies.

Christmas Cookies

This is another one of my Grandma Bure's recipes. The sour cream makes gives it ...

A slice of Sweet Carrot Pecan Pie.

Sweet Carrot Pecan Pie

During the Depression, government food banks provided potatoes and carrots. Many dishes were developed, such ...

Decorated Cinnamon (or Cardamon) Butter Cookies.

Cinnamon (or Cardamom) Butter Cookies

This is my grandmother's recipe. She made them every Christmas. These little cookies just melt ...

A platter of Nana Rose's Butter Fingers.

Nana Rose's Butter Fingers

This recipe comes from my grandmother. She started making these at Christmas time back in ...

Two slices of Mom's Pumpkin Pie.

Mom's Pumpkin Pie

Dark, rich, and creamy, this recipe has been handed down in my family for several ...

Aunt Lynda's Cream Cheese Filled Banana Bread sliced.

Aunt Lynda's Cream Cheese Filled Banana Bread

When sliced, this makes a great presentation. A delicious and different banana bread with a ...

A platter of Mini Pumpkin Cheesecake With Praline Topping.

Mini Pumpkin Cheesecake with Praline Topping

This recipe uses the mini cheesecake pan. I love cheesecake and have had so much ...

A slice of Pumpkin Bread Pudding on a plate.

Pumpkin Bread Pudding

I love bread pudding - and I love pumpkin. I knew combining the two would ...

A slice of Dark Chocolate Torte with raspberry coulis.

Dark Chocolate Torte

With the optional raspberry coulis that I recommend.

Cranberry Cheesecake ready to be sliced.

Cranberry Cheesecake

With a freezer full of cranberries, and the girls coming over for a wine tasting, ...

Slices of Forest's Pumpkin Bread.

Forest's Pumpkin Bread

This recipe is what my brother, Forest, makes as Christmas gifts for people every year. ...

A slice of Pumpkin Chess Pie with whipped cream.

Pumpkin Chess Pie

Chess pie is buttery, creamy, and has a distinct caramelized flavor. It has a custard ...

Cooked Frosting piped onto cupcakes.

Cooked Frosting

This delicious cooked frosting recipe was given to me by a co-worker, Judy Larson who ...

A tray of Gingerbread Mini-Muffins.

Gingerbread Mini-Muffins (Jason's Deli Copy Cat )

Jason’s Deli is one of my favorite places to eat. Their mini gingerbread muffins are ...

A slice of Apple Tart Cheesecake on a plate.

Apple Tart Cheesecake (MRD)

I love the firmness of the apples on top of this cheesecake. It's like apple ...

A slice of Chantilly Cake on a plate.

Chantilly Cake

All I can say is that this cake is good. I have been making Chantilly ...

Chocolate and White Chips Bundt Cake ready to be sliced.

Chocolate and White Chips Bundt Cake

This is a super rich cake for all you chocolate lovers. Using sweetened condensed milk ...

Surprise Monkey Bread ready to be served.

Surprise Monkey Bread

This is very yummy and gooey! Great for breakfast or snack.

A slice of Blueberry Pie on a plate.

Blueberry Pie

This pie recipe probably isn't a far cry from other recipes you've seen, but boy ...

A slice of Cranberry Eggnog Bread Pudding on a plate.

Cranberry Eggnog Bread Pudding

After cooking a huge Mexican dinner tonight, my family wanted more out of me, lol. ...

Chocolate Pie With No Weep Meringue ready to be sliced.

Chocolate Pie With No Weep Meringue

This recipe was given to me by my daughter. It's an old-fashioned pie that's rich ...

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