13 Christmas Cookie Recipes You Haven’t Tried (Yet)


It’s no secret that we all have our own traditional Christmas cookie recipes that we make every year. Some cookies are just that good or mean just that much to us. However, it’s high time that we all start incorporating exciting and new Christmas cookies into our routines! With new Christmas cookie recipes come new […]

Slow Cooker Holiday Baking: Easy Christmas Cookies and Bars


When thinking about all the cooking and baking you’re inevitably going to do over the holidays, it might seem pretty daunting — so why not make it something to look forward to instead? Baking cookies in the slow cooker is one of the easiest and most care-free ways to bake, and during this holiday season, […]

‘Tis the Season for Christmas Crack!


Deck the halls with boughs of holly, ’tis the season to be jolly! It’s also the season for delightfully sweet Christmas treats. But everyone and their brother brings Christmas cookies to the party. So, we’re giving you a recipe that will blow all of those cookies right out of the water. We’re proud to present: […]

The Slow Cooker’s Guide to Making Edible Holiday Gifts


During the holidays, it is especially nice to show our friends and family just how much they mean to us. How you do it is up to you, but this year, the editors of AllFreeSlowCookerRecipes are here to give you a little inspiration. Why not give the gift of a delicious homemade treat? Making edible […]

Loving Your Leftovers: How to Enjoy the Feast Beyond Turkey Day


This guest post was contributed by FoodSafety.gov. It’s over. All of your guests have scraped their Thanksgiving dinner plates clean and have migrated from the dinner table to the couch. While you may want to immediately relax and celebrate after preparing a successful meal, it’s important that you first refrigerate any leftovers within two hours. […]

How to Turn Leftovers into Bestovers: 12 Thanksgiving Leftover Recipes

There are few things more iconic around the holidays than the after-Thanksgiving turkey sandwich. You load up on everything: turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes, even cranberry sauce. While you may look forward to this sandwich all year, how ’bout trying something new this year? Instead of the boring, old sandwich, try throwing your leftover Thanksgiving foods […]

How to Cook Thanksgiving Turkey: 4 Things You Must Know


This guest post was contributed by FoodSafety.gov. It’s here. You’ve been planning for this the moment you packed away your summer flip-flops – Thanksgiving Day. After safely handling and preparing your turkey, you’ve got hungry guests headed your way expecting a grand feast, so it’s time to start cooking. Wash Your Hands, But Not the […]

Turkey Prep 101: Storing & Thawing Your Bird


This guest post was contributed by FoodSafety.gov. Preparing for Thanksgiving can become hectic. Last week we tried to make your trip to the grocery store a little easier by explaining the labels you’ll find on turkeys for sale. Now that you have your bird, you’re probably thinking about putting your game face on, and getting […]

Thanksgiving Pie Recipes You’ll Want to Gobble Up

Crustless Pumpkin Pie

We’re less than a week away from one of the biggest holidays of the year (especially when it comes to food) and we bet that you’re still trying to nail down what you’ll be making. It’s ok. It’s hard to figure out what foods you want to eat on such a special day, especially when […]

Let’s Talk Turkey! Need-to-Know Tips for Buying the Perfect Bird


This guest post was contributed by FoodSafety.gov. You’re certain you’ve thought of everything to make this year’s Thanksgiving meal a flawless success. You’ve assigned your quarrelsome family members who passionately root for rival football teams to seats on opposite ends of the dinner table. You’re prepared to cook all of your guests’ favorite holiday dishes […]