Archive for the ‘Holidays’ Category

12 Cute Easter Cupcake Ideas!

March 8th, 2013 Easter, Holidays
Are you looking for delicious little treats to make for your family and friends this Easter? If so, you've come to the right place! When it comes to Easter desserts, the options are endless. One of the most popular (and well-received) dessert each year, however, is cupcakes! There are so many great ideas to choose from when baking a batch of Easter cupcakes. From cute bunny cupcakes to butterflies and bees, we have 12 great ideas to transform boring cupcakes into festive Easter treats this year. Here are 12 cute Easter cupcake ideas: Read more...

10 Unique Deviled Egg Recipes for Easter!

March 6th, 2013 Easter, Holidays
Easter is just around the corner and no Easter dinner is complete without deviled eggs. The signature dish has become a staple in many homes this time of year and we have 10 unique recipes that will impress your guests this year. From cute chick deviled eggs to deviled egg buffet bites, there are plenty of cool ways to jazz up the delicious dish this year. Here are 10 unique deviled egg recipes for Easter! Enjoy! Read more...

10 St. Patrick’s Day Dessert Ideas: Cakes, Cupcakes and Rainbow Treats!

March 1st, 2013 Holidays, St. Patrick's Day
Are you planning to celebrate St. Patrick's Day this year? Whether you're planning to attend a posh party, a casual get-together or a small celebration with your family at home, there's one thing every celebration needs: Desserts! When it comes to St. Paddy's Day, there are countless delicious and festive dessert recipes to choose from. We've searched the web for the best ideas and you can find them all below. If you're looking for St. Patrick's Day dessert ideas, consider making one of these Irish-inspired treats this year: Read more...

St. Patrick’s Day Meal Ideas: 6 Irish Themed Dinners

February 27th, 2013 Holidays, St. Patrick's Day
Are you planning to celebrate St. Patrick's Day this year? If so, you might want to serve up a delicious Irish-themed dinner for your family. There are several meal ideas you can choose from this time of year. Traditional Irish dishes like corned beef and cabbage and Irish shepherd's pies are always great choices for your St. Patrick's Day dinner but there are countless other ideas you could consider as well. If you're looking for great St. Patrick's Day dinner meal ideas, consider one of these 6 Irish themed dinners below: Read more...

St. Patrick’s Day Food for Kids: 12 Irish Themed Snacks!

February 26th, 2013 Family, Holidays, St. Patrick's Day
Making St. Patrick's Day fun for kids is a high priority for many parents. You don't have to be Irish to celebrate this fun holiday that teaches children about the Irish culture. From green snacks to leprechaun lunches, there's no shortage of great ways to make this holiday fun for your kids. This year, consider making one (or all) of these fun St. Patrick's Day food ideas for kids! Read more...

St. Patrick’s Day Appetizer Ideas: 15 Green Appetizers!

February 25th, 2013 Entertaining, Holidays, St. Patrick's Day
St. Patrick's Day is just a few weeks away and it's never too early to start planning! Whether you're hosting a St. Patty's Day party or attending someone else's get-together, you're going to want to make a festive dish (or a lot of festive dishes) to lighten up the mood. Every year, party planners and party goers search for cool and unique St. Patrick's Day appetizer ideas. The best appetizers for this type of event are green, considering green is the primary color associated with Ireland. If you're looking for awesome green St. Patrick's Day appetizers, consider one (or all!) of the 15 below! Read more...

Valentine’s Day Recipes on Pinterest: The Top 10

January 31st, 2013 Holidays
Valentine's Day is the best day of the year to show the person you love how much you care. If you're looking to impress your special someone this year, consider making them an amazing homemade dessert. When it comes to Valentine's Day recipes, there are a slew of options to choose from. But how do you know if they're really as good as they seem? The only way to really know is to ask others who may have tried it before. Before Pinterest, this was a tricky task. Since Pinterest, it's easy as pie (no pun intended). We searched Pinterest for the most popular Valentine's Day recipes for 2013. Many of these recipes have hundreds of repins and countless comments. Needless to say, choosing one of these ideas will surely impress your sweetheart this Valentine's Day. Here are our Top 10 Pinterest picks for this V-Day! Read more...

Easy Valentine’s Day Cupcake Ideas 2013: 7 Cute Recipes!

January 30th, 2013 Holidays
Valentine's Day is just a few weeks away and there's no better time than now to start planning. When it comes to impressing that special someone in your life, there's one no-fail method that works every time - homemade desserts! One of the most popular Valentine's Day desserts is cupcakes! Who doesn't love a good cupcake? They're incredibly easy to make and there are endless ideas for making them unique and personal. To help you come up with sweet ideas this year, we've scoured the web for the best Valentine's cupcakes we could find. Check out these 7 easy Valentine's Day cupcake ideas and make V-Day 2013 one to remember! Read more...

Easy Valentine’s Day Dessert Recipes: 10 Lovely Ideas!

January 22nd, 2013 Holidays
Do you plan on making this Valentine's Day memorable for the special someone in your life? Whether you're looking to put a smile on the face of your special someone or the faces of your adorable children, there's one thing everyone (and I mean everyone) enjoys: Dessert! To help you find the perfect recipe this Valentine's Day, we've searched Half Hour Meals and found the 10 best dessert recipes for the special day. From classic desserts like chocolate cheesecake to innovative and unique recipes like chocolate s'mores pie and lemon/raspberry bars, there's plenty of great recipes to go around. We hope our dessert recipes help make this Valentine's Day special for you and your family! Read more...

Valentine’s Day Snacks for Kids: 10 Love Themed Food Ideas!

January 15th, 2013 Holidays
Valentine's Day is just a few weeks away and we have some amazing food ideas to make this V-day unique and special for your kids. Valentine's Day is a day to express your love for the special people in your life. Your kids are undoubtedly some of the most important people in your life - and they should know that! Take the opportunity this V-Day to add some extra love to their day and make some delicious treats to show you care. Your kids will appreciate how fun these snacks are - and all of their friends will be envious of the cool treats your kids are eating this Valentine's Day :) Here are 10 Love-Themed Valentine's Day Snacks for Kids! Enjoy! Read more...

13 New Years Eve Appetizer Ideas and Recipes!

December 18th, 2012 Holidays
Are you planning a New Year's Eve Party - or at least planning to attend one? If so, you've probably already started researching delicious appetizer ideas that you can either make to help contribute. Choosing the perfect appetizer that everyone will love can be difficult. Luckily, we're here to help! Below you will find 13 awesome appetizer ideas that are sure to please every party-goer. They're all easy to make and relatively inexpensive, which is ideal for everyone. *Click Images for Full Recipes Read more...

9 Christmas Side Dish Recipes

December 17th, 2012 Christmas
The centerpiece for your Christmas dinner is a great turkey or ham, but the side dishes are just as important.They taste delicious on their down, but they serve to complement the main protein. We have classics like sweet potato pie and stuffing, with some unique dishes like wild rice with bacon and fennel. We found 9 amazing Christmas side dish recipes from around the internet. We hope you love these delicious dishes! Read more...

10 Christmas Breakfast and Brunch Recipes

December 17th, 2012 Christmas
Christmas breakfast and brunch are a great family tradition. Christmas morning is chaotic, with children waking up early to see what Santa has brought them. It can be hard to find time for a good breakfast when you're busy unwrapping presents and getting ready for guests later that day. We love the idea of a Christmas brunch family tradition, where everyone has to sit down and eat together. To make breakfast faster, and still special, we adore casseroles and quick recipes. We collected our top 10 user submitted Christmas breakfast and brunch recipes. What is your Christmas morning tradition? Read more...

Unique Christmas Dessert Recipes: 8 Delicious Ideas!

December 13th, 2012 Christmas, Holidays
Dessert is - and has always been - the highlight of any holiday dinner, and this year is no exception. If you're tired of serving the same predictable desserts you've served for countless years try switching things up this season and wow your guests with one of these unique and amazing ideas! Read more...

Easy Christmas Appetizer Recipes: 12 Great Ideas!

December 11th, 2012 Christmas
Christmas is the perfect time of year to reconnect with family and friends. It's time to take a few days off and just relax with your loved ones. We love Christmas parties and throwing intricate dinners together, but you don't want all that work at Christmas. We found 12 great Christmas appetizer ideas that are quick, easy and - most importantly - taste wonderful. Don't slave away in the kitchen this holiday season - check out these fast and fabulous appetizer recipes below: Read more...