Celebrate the holidays with Better Homes and Gardens! Starting with New Year's parties, easy Valentine's Day desserts, 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, and the spookiest decorations. At Thanksgiving, look to us for a delicious holiday menu. At Christmas, you'll find DIY ornaments, homemade cookies, and festive Christmas tree decorating ideas.

Preparing for the Holidays

How to Make a Festive Wrapped Gift Wreath for Christmas
When decorating is as easy as wrapping a gift, there’s no reason not to deck the halls!
45 Freezer-Friendly Holiday Cookie Recipes You Can Start Today
Baking cookies that freeze well is one of our favorite ways to get a head start on the holiday season.
19 Holiday Cleaning Tips That Make Tidying Up Easy
Eliminate day-of holiday cleaning chaos by dividing your tasks into doable segments.
How to Mail Cookies
Send your famous cookie recipe to loved ones anywhere!

Easy Holiday Crafts

Colorful DIY Felt Ornaments
Craft your way to a colorful Christmas with these DIY felt ornaments.
DIY Peppermint Garland You Can Make in 30 Minutes
No one will guess it's made from paper plates and cellophane—and it only takes 30 minutes to make!

Creative Christmas Gift Ideas

DIY Christmas Gifts You'd Actually Want to Receive

 This holiday, give a handmade Christmas gift you, your friends and family will love.