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Thanksgiving

Caramel Apple Cheesecake Bars on a parchment lined wire cooling rack with caramel dripping down the sides.

Caramel Apple Cheesecake Bars

Slice of cranberry apple pie on plate with fork.

Cranberry Apple Pie

Pumpkin Pie Cinnamon Rolls drizzled with cream cheese frosting sitting on parchment paper.

Pumpkin Pie Cinnamon Rolls

Squares of glazed cherry pie bars on parchment paper and a cooling rack.

Cherry Pie Bars

These easy caramel pecan rolls are so sticky, gooey, and delicious. They're made with frozen cinnamon rolls so half the work is done for you! Perfect for holidays or weekends.

Easy Caramel Pecan Rolls

Cranberry Orange Bread is a wonderful treat for the holidays, with a sweet orange glaze on top and pops of tart cranberries throughout. Great for Christmas breakfast or a neighbor gift.

Cranberry Orange Bread

Butter Pecan Cookies are soft, nutty, and oh so buttery. Packed with flavor from browned butter and toasted pecans. Great for Christmas cookie exchanges.

Butter Pecan Cookies

Cherry Crumb Pie can be made with fresh or frozen cherries, flavored with a hint of almond extract, and topped with a sweet crumble topping. Easy and delicious!

Cherry Crumb Pie

This classic homemade dinner rolls recipe is soft, fluffy, light, and buttery. The perfect bread for any meal or holiday feast.

Dinner Rolls

Pumpkin Crinkle Cookies are light, soft, and cake-like with warm, flavorful pumpkin spices. You'll love this easy fall cookie coated in powdered sugar that cracks as it bakes.

Pumpkin Crinkle Cookies

Dutch Apple Pie is made in a traditional pie crust, that's loaded with fresh cinnamon glazed apples, and topped with a sweet, buttery crumb streusel. It's like a combination of classic apple pie and apple crisp. A delicious holiday dessert.

Dutch Apple Pie

Pumpkin Pull Apart Bread with layers of pumpkin, spices, and real store-bought yeast dough, topped with a cream cheese glaze.

Pumpkin Pull Apart Bread

Pumpkin Spice Coffee Cake is easy to make and full of real pumpkin and fragrant spices. It's moist, yet light and fluffy, with a cinnamon crumb topping and pumpkin spice glaze on top.

Pumpkin Spice Coffee Cake

Pumpkin Swirl Cheesecake Bars have a buttery gingersnap crust, with ribbons of creamy vanilla and spiced pumpkin cheesecake marbled on top. A delicious dessert for fall or Thanksgiving.

Pumpkin Swirl Cheesecake Bars

This is the best Apple Crisp recipe! It's full of fresh sliced apples, creates a fruity cinnamon-sugar sauce while it bakes (like apple pie filling), and is topped with a crunchy crumb topping. An easy, old fashioned fall dessert.

Apple Crisp

This non-alcoholic Cranberry Orange Mocktail is an easy and refreshing fruit punch drink for the holidays. It's fizzy, fruity, and only 3 ingredients!

Cranberry Orange Mocktail

Lightened-up Creamy Cauliflower and Mashed Potatoes is a healthier side dish, with half cauliflower and half potatoes. Velvety smooth and creamy with less carbs and no milk, sour cream, or butter. Delicious enough for Thanksgiving or Christmas, yet simple enough for any dinner.

Creamy Cauliflower and Mashed Potatoes

This easy raspberry cranberry sauce is sweet, tangy, and quick (only 4 ingredients & 15 minutes) to make! Uses fresh or frozen fruit, and is easy to make ahead of time. A classic for Thanksgiving or Christmas dinner.

Raspberry Cranberry Sauce

These 100% Whole Wheat Dinner Rolls are so soft, light, fluffy and moist, with a hint of honey. Make them for holidays (Thanksgiving, Christmas, Easter, etc.) or any day!

Whole Wheat Dinner Rolls

This classic Pumpkin Roll is a simple spiced pumpkin cake rolled up with the BEST cream cheese frosting inside. Use parchment paper for easy rolling -- no towel needed.

Pumpkin Roll

This Mixed Berry Pie uses a frozen blend of raspberries, blackberries, and blueberries which is perfect when fresh berries are out of season. No need to cook the filling ahead of time. Simply fill and bake. Enjoy this pie for the holidays or any day of the year!

Frozen Mixed Berry Pie

Apple Streusel Cheesecake Pie combines two dessert favorites with a graham cracker crust, creamy cheesecake layer, homemade apple pie filling, and crunchy streusel topping.

Apple Streusel Cheesecake Pie

This Cranberry Pecan Cheese Ball is a festive appetizer for Thanksgiving, Christmas, or New Year's Eve! So easy to make, and tastes great!

Cranberry Pecan Cheese Ball

Pecan Pie Bars are made with an easy shortbread crust and delicious pecan pie filling. A crowd-pleasing Thanksgiving or Christmas dessert that will serve many guests.

Pecan Pie Bars