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.
A Southern Casserole at a New York Thanksgiving
Family

A Southern Casserole at a New York Thanksgiving

The coronavirus pandemic made it impossible to spend the holiday with her family down South. So, she decided to bring a little Southern comfort to her northern celebration.

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Comfort foods for winter
Recipes

5 Cheap, Healthy Comfort Foods

Soothing, nourishing foods to ease you through the cold season.

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Candy jars filled with various assorted sweets.
Better Living

15 Old-Fashioned Candies That Remind Us of Childhood

From sweet chewy treats to chocolate-covered favorites, these old-fashioned candies bring a sense of innocence and wonder with them.

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Rose McGee with her famous sweet potato pies; photo by Matthew Gilson
People Helping People

She Bakes Pies to Comfort Those Impacted by Racial Violence

She knew it was a message from God, but how would baking pies help others?

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Illustration by Susanna Harrison
Angels

The Story of This Special Chicken Soup Spread Joy

Telling the hilarious tale of her aunt’s surprise soup became a Thanksgiving tradition.

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A slice of pumpkin pie in the sky. Illustration by Mike Hansen
Angels

A Heaven-Sent Slice of Pumpkin Pie

Her mother’s favorite Thanksgiving dessert saved the day during a difficult holiday.

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A slice of sweet potato pie
Dessert

Rose McGee’s Sweet Potato Comfort Pie

Rose McGee, founder of Sweet Potato Comfort Pie, shares a recipe for the pie she uses to bring comfort to people impacted by racial violence.

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Rose McGee, founder of Sweet Potato Comfort Pie
People Helping People

She Bakes Pies to Bring People Comfort

Rose McGee, founder of Sweet Potato Comfort Pie, shares how she was inspired to share her pies in times in racial strife and crisis, when a community is in need of comfort and healing.

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Tonya May Avent. Photo credit: Jim Graham
Blended Families

Why Sweet Tea for Christmas?

Over the years, this delicious beverage became the cornerstone of her family’s holiday celebration.

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Ina Garten. Photo credit: Quentin Bacon
Stories of Hope

Holiday Comfort Dishes with Chef Ina Garten

The author and star of The Barefoot Contessa shares her favorite, simple dishes to try and enjoy this holiday season.

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