Seasonal & Holiday

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How To: Paint Cookies

For a fresh twist on traditional holiday cutouts, trade colored frosting and sprinkles for white icing and simple, painted designs.
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Midwest Living July/August 2015 Recipes

Celebrate summer with festive Fourth of July desserts, hearty brats and summer vegetable recipes.
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Pretty Tissue Paper Pumpkins

Don’t let these pumpkins fool you; the designs may look painted, but the patterns are actually created with tissue paper.
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How-to for Marble Icing on Cookies

Painting beautiful swirls and twirls on cookies is a lot easier than you might think. All you need are two colors of frosting, a piping bag and a toothpick!
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Midwest Living Holiday Cookbook 2011

Our 2011 annual holiday cookbook features holiday appetizers, main meals, desserts and drinks to help celebrate the season with family and friends.
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Our Best Thanksgiving Desserts

Top off your Thanksgiving feast with our recipes for pumpkin pie, apple crisp, pecan bar cookies, praline layer cake and other holiday favorites.
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More Seasonal & Holiday

21 Super Summer Menu Ideas

Savor the flavors of summer with a week's worth of dinner menus that feature grilled meats, just-picked produce, cool treats and more.
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35 Heavenly Homemade Food Gifts

Snacks, food gifts in a jar, cinnamon pretzels, fudge, candy and more—the season's best recipes are the ones that double as gifts, especially when you pair them with clever packaging ideas.
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25 Fun St. Patrick's Day Recipes

Here are some traditional—and not-so-traditional—recipes to help you celebrate St. Patrick's Day, from hearty Irish stew to rich Irish cream cheesecake.