Friends and family will adore these handy handmade Christmas gifts -- including dishware, vases, and other home accessories -- that are just as fun (and easy!) to make as they are to give. Start one of these simple Christmas crafts today so you can check everyone off your holiday gift list.View Slideshow
Be creative by decorating your Christmas tree with a favorite theme that suits your decorating style or your family's personality. We were inspired by a local festival of trees and have included tips for bringing the looks inside your own Christmas home. Bonus: We've included lighting tips to make your tree shine.View Slideshow
Christmas wreaths don't have to be made from traditional evergreens -- in fact, we encourage you to mix it up with eucalyptus leaves, boxwood, lotus pods, and even items that don't come from nature, such as peppermint candies and pom-poms. These fun-to-make creative designs show you how to make Christmas wreaths with unexpected shapes, dazzling colors, and out-of-the-ordinary materials.View Slideshow
Get ready for the Christmas season with our clever tricks to simplify the holidays. Including crafty Christmas wrapping ideas, must-try ideas for hosting guests, and why-didn't-I-think-of-that Christmas shortcuts, our tips for the holiday season are guaranteed to make your life easier.View Slideshow
Go ahead, indulge! Every stunning dessert here will delight you and your holiday guests.
A creamy mixture of pumpkin and butterscotch pudding fills buttery pastry.
A sprinkling of coarse salt brings the irresistible salt-sweet combo to this luscious caramel and ganache tart.
A hint of strawberry flavor adds an unexpected twist to this chocolaty dessert. The cocoa-flavored crust is topped with a layer of chocolate and almond-laced mascarpone.
Filled with a buttery blend of apples, toffee pieces, and brown sugar, these tiny tartlets are simple and fun to make. Serve them with a scoop of coffee or cinnamon ice cream.
Rich white chocolate filling billows over this pie's dark chocolate crust with a double dose of mint flavor
A lattice-top crust gives this easy-to-make tart a fancy pastry shop-look. Serve it with a scoop of cinnamon or vanilla ice cream.
Maple syrup-laced filling and fluffy meringue topping add a fresh spin to this holiday favorite.
This decadent dessert is ideal for any holiday occasion. To make it ahead, bake the tart as directed, chill for 24 hours, and let it stand at room temperature for three hours before serving.