Bake yourself a delicious Christmas with these frugal holiday recipes

Christmas: Baking & Recipes

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Enjoy a Guilt-Free Holiday

Shaunna Privratsky

If you're trying to stick to weight loss goals this year,or just want to avoid extra holiday pounds, try these tips for some guilt-free gobbling.

Pie Baking Tips and Recipes

Jill Cooper

If you love to bake but don't have the time, but don't worry. There are many ways to get homemade taste without much work. Here are some pie baking tips that bakers and non-bakers alike will love!


Frugal Holiday Baking and Recipes

TDS Reader Solutions

Dollar Stretcher readers always have the best tips, tricks and ideas! Here we've compiled some great ways to master holiday baking the frugal way. There's also a few recipes that you will not want to miss!

Plan Ahead for Holiday Meals

K.M. Praschak

Start planning holiday meals early. With crazy food prices and the maddening shopping rush that's coming, you'll be thrilled you thought ahead.

Make-Ahead Recipes to Freeze for the Holidays

Lois Breneman

Extra hours around the holidays are a godsend. Along with trimming your tree in the next few weeks, trim down your kitchen time over Thanksgiving and Christmas with these great recipes.

Easy Does It Christmas Food

Monica Resinger

With all the busyness and fuss of the holiday season, doesn't an "easy does it" Christmas snack buffet sound great for a Christmas Eve celebration? Here are a few tips to plan your own.

Christmas Cookies: A Tasty Holiday Tradition

Amanda Formaro

It's the time of year when we bake, and bake, and bake. So why not turn some of these delights into a gift than any recipient would love to get?

Make-Ahead Turkey for the Holidays

Deborah Taylor-Hough

Why not roast your turkey ahead of time and store the cooked meat in the freezer to reheat and serve on the big day? With these simple freezing and reheating instructions, you'll have moist, delicious turkey without a lot of fuss.

Festive Party Punches

Brenda Hyde

Whether you are visiting with family on Christmas Eve or throwing a traditional New Year's Eve bash, try one of these festive punch recipes!

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    Leanne Ely

    Holiday Stuffing Recipes

    Brenda Hyde

    Lets' Bake a Tradition: Christmas Sugar Cookies

    Ashley Ocampo

    Recipes for Cinnamon Treasures

    Brenda Hyde

    Holiday Leftover Ideas

    Rachel Paxton

    Christmas Fun Foods & Recipes

    Jenny Wanderscheid


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