Baking

Baking fills your home with the most delicious aromas--and your heart with the joy that comes from sharing a fresh-baked treat with someone special.
Janie Deegan stories of hope addiction homelessness pie crust cookies
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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Brenda Gantt's Strawberry Cake; photo credi by: Brenda Gantt
Recipes

Brenda Gantt's Strawberry Cake

The Facebook sensation and queen of Southern-style home cooking shares her recipe for a dessert the whole family will love.

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Brenda Gantt in her home kitchen; photo by Larsen&Talbert
Coping With Grief

Her Biscuits Gave This Widow a New Purpose in Life

After her husband died, she thought she’d never cook again.

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Christmas butter cookies; photo by David Bowman
Snacks

The Best Christmas Cookie Recipes

Artist Michelle Mahnke gathered a diverse group of casino workers together to make Christmas cookies.  From traditional cut-out cookies to Russian Tea Cakes, you can try one—or all— of these recipes at home!

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Katie Brown's Thanksgiving Cornbread Loaves
Dinner

Katie Brown's Thanksgiving Cornbread Loaves

The lifestyle expert and author shares a quick and easy way to transform cornbread made from a mix into an appealing addition to your holiday table.

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Above view of passing food during Thanksgiving dinner (Getty Images)
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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Patti LaBelle. Photo by Whitney Thomas
Family

For Patti LaBelle, Cooking Is a Family Tradition

This legendary singing star makes desserts to sing about.

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Patti LaBelle's Sweet Potato Pie; photo by Amy Roth
Dessert

Patti LaBelle's Sweet Potato Pie

The “Godmother of Soul” shares her mother’s special recipe for a Southern-style (by way of Philadelphia) holiday treat the whole family will love.

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Carrie Morey; photo by Andrew Cebulka
Dinner

Carrie Morey's Angel Biscuits

The biscuit maven shares a family recipe for hearty, Southern-style biscuits.

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Brother Andrew's Ginger Cookies; photo by Scott Goldsmith
Dessert

Try Making This Award-Winning Baker's Ginger Cookies

Brother Andrew, the 2019 winner of ABC’s The Great American Baking Show: Holiday Edition, shares his recipe for a treat the whole family will love.

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