Comfort Food

Who doesn't love comfort food? Tuck into a dish of your favorite soothing treat, and feel stress and tension slip away, bite by bite.
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Stories of Hope

How Baking Cookies Changed Her Life

After struggling with addiction and homelessness, Janie Deegan splurged on a hand mixer. Now her signature pie crust cookies are selling out in New York City.

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Recipes

Hot Cereals to Enjoy Instead of Oatmeal

Filling, nourishing bowls of comfort come in many shapes and sizes.

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Eating roasted veggies
Recipes

How to Cook Once, Eat Twice

Easy ways to mix up your meal planning while cutting back your work.

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Angels

Making Stuffed Mushrooms Became a Time-Honored Tradition

Things changed through the years, but this family recipe remained a Christmas constant—just like God’s grace. 

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Angels

This Betty Crocker Cookbook Started a Lifelong Tradition

Her father helped her save green stamps to get the cookbook. She’s made the Eskimo Igloo cake for Christmas every year since then. 

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Entertainment

Make Tree Trunk Place Cards for Your Holiday Table

These personalized decorations—perfect for Thanksgiving and Christmas—were inspired by Southern cooking sensation Brenda Gantt.

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Different, healthy cheeses to enjoy
Recipes

Beyond the Cow: Delicious, Different-Dairy Cheeses

Cheese boards are now brimming with savory bites from other milks.

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Recipes

15 Fun and Festive Thanksgiving Side Dish Recipes

Mix things up and impress your guests with these unique side dishes from beloved Guideposts authors and celebrities like Trisha Yearwood, Lacey Chabert and Ina Garten. 

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An illustration of angels in the washing machine; Illustration by Kim Johnson
Angels

A Special Heaven-Sent Laundromat Gathering

She found the secret ingredient that made Thanksgiving special despite the unusual circumstances.

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Advice for Caregivers

How to Enjoy a Nutritious, Delicious Thanksgiving Meal with Your Older Loved One

Consider these expert tips for a healthy, colorful and fun fall meal.

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