Celebrate the holidays with Better Homes and Gardens! Starting with New Year's parties and appetizers, pretty Valentine's Day cards, Easter egg decorating ideas, and Fourth of July crafts, we help you enjoy the holiday festivities. When it comes to Halloween, we've collected the best pumpkin stencils, the tastiest Halloween treats, the spookiest decorations, and the silliest costumes for trick-or-treating. At Thanksgiving, look to us to provide a delicious menu featuring traditional Thanksgiving turkey, plus make-ahead appetizers, homemade pies, and tasty side dishes. We also have great Thanksgiving centerpieces and decorating ideas. At Christmas, you'll find handmade ornaments, Christmas cookies, Christmas tree decorating ideas, carols, and great crafts for you and your kids. At Better Homes and Gardens, we love the holidays!


4th of July Fun
Clever Homemade July 4th Decor

From crafts small (napkin rings) to large (table runners), these gorgeous star-spangled decorations brighten any 4th of July display.

Flag-Theme Desserts

Whether in traditional red, white, and blue color scheme, or nodded at with a smattering of pastry stars, these patriotic desserts owe their inspiration to our flag.

Easy, Pretty Berry Flag Tart

Watch our helpful tutorial on making a gorgeous flag-shape dessert featuring red raspberries, tart blueberries, and dough cut in strips and star shapes.

For 4th of July Planners
12 Ways to Rock Your Potluck

These summer party scene-stealers are designed for big-batch cooking. Look for summer salads, deviled eggs, and baked beans in the made-to-share mix.

Festive 4th of July Desserts

Red, white, and blue are on full display in these berry-topped treats. Browse our 20+ ideas (pin now, bake later) for the literal "star" of a get-together.

4th of July Party Ideas

Invite friends and family over for great eats, fabulous decor, useful party favors, and party games that keep even wee ones entertained until the fireworks start.

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