Entertaining, Holidays & Special Occasions

Gluten-Free Marmalade-Glazed Pork Tenderloin
Try this as your Easter dinner — buy the tenderloin on the way home one night, marinate it overnight and bake or grill it the next. More »
Braised Lamb Shanks with Lentils
A hearty meal of tender lamb and rich flavorful juices. Perfect for Easter. More »
Sesame and Green Onion Bread (gluten-free)
Green onions lend moisture and a delicate onion flavor to this bread, along with high levels of vitamins A and C, making it a spectacularly healthy snack or side for any dinner. More »
Caterpillar Crawl Buttercream Cupcakes
Perfect for spring, this Caterpillar Crawl project is sure to delight (and definitely impress) your friends and family. Simply click the below links for step-by-step, full-color instructions on how to make your very own... More »
How to Decorate: Spring Umbrella and Raindrops Cookies
Spring showers and plump raindrops require a large and preferably fashionable umbrella to keep you dry. This chic design is perfect for beginners, requiring only some basic piping and flodding skills, but the impressive results will yield a downpour of compliments! Click on the below link to... More »
Vegetarian Californian Sandwich
'I love the simplicity of goat cheese and mayonnaise as the spread on this colorful vegetarian sandwich.' says author of best-selling 400 Best Sandwich Recipes, Alison Lewis. 'I can't imagine anyone not needing this book or these recipes!' More »
Artichoke and Spinach Tacos
This salad-style taco is fresh and inviting. Enjoy amazing textures accented with tangy lemon and creamy sauce spiked with chile. These are perfect for spring! More »
Sweet and Tangy Soup with Pineapple, Tamarind and Shrimp
The ingredient list for this soup is a bit long, but everything comes together quickly. With rice and a simple salad, you’ve got a wonderful spring meal! More »
Airplane Napkin Fold (kid-fav)
Knowing how to execute a perfect napkin fold is not a skill everyone has, but it’s one you can easily and quickly teach yourself — with Denise’s help, of course! Napkin folds immediately bring a touch of elegance, whimsy or retro style to your table. And they take your table setting to the next... More »
Fun with Food this March Break!
 Seeking some fun ‘kids stuff’ ideas this March Break? Author of 12,167 Kitchen and Cooking Secrets, Susan Sampson has some fabulously fun ideas:    Fill a cash register with M&Ms or Smarties and jelly beans; the kids will have fun ringing in sales to pop open the drawer. They... More »
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