Holidays & Entertaining

Find great ideas for holiday foods and decorating, including Christmas, Halloween, Thanksgiving, Easter, Valentine's Day and July 4.

Season's Best

Midwest Living 2022 Midwest-Made Holiday Gift Guide
What can we say? Our Midwest Living gift guide ticks all the beautifully wrapped boxes: Small businesses. One-of-a-kind goods. Hand-picked by real people. Loved by you and yours.
6 Colorful and Affordable Paper Crafts to Spread Holiday Cheer
The vibrant colors and geometric forms of Larissa Loden's jewelry inspired us to create these six family-friendly holiday crafts.
The No-Fail Relish Tray Recipe is Here
For many Midwesterners, holiday feasting kicks off with a relish tray. We dare not mess with an icon—at least, not too much.
A British Chef Brings Holiday Flavors Across the Pond
At Cornman Farms in Dexter, Michigan, chef Kieron Hales peppers his menus with flavor memories from his mother's kitchen—lavish roasts and special-occasion vegetables laden with butter and herbs.