Our favorite gifts to receive each Christmas are heartfelt and homemade, and if they’re sweet—even better! We always loved when neighbors and friends delivered boxes and platters of homemade candies, and it’s something many of us proudly do during the holiday season to this day.   If you want to spread a little love and …

Christmas Candies

Try Pecan Praline Morsels! You'll just need 2 cup whole pecans, cup packed light brown sugar, 4 tablespoon heavy cream

Cherry Cheesecake

Holiday Cherry Cheesecake

Holiday Cherry Cheesecake -Paula Deen Need something to take for a holiday party this season? This holiday cherry cheesecake is sure to be a hit!

Ginger Cookies

Ginger Cookies Recipe by Paula Deen

Paula Deen Ginger Cookies Try coconut oil instead of shortening, cp equivalent of Stevia or Splenda.

Saw this recipe being made on Paula's show this morning. Wish they had a picture. I'm gonna make them and I'll include a photo. Also, gonna add a filling to make my own version of hostess coconut cakes! Bright pink!!!

Pinkies Chocolate Lunch Box Treats Recipe by Paula Deen

Check out what I found on the Paula Deen Network!Chocolate Bread Pudding With Rum Toffee Sauce

Crock Pot Coconut Bread Pudding - looks good except for the raisins. ewww.

Crock Pot Coconut Bread Pudding--Pecans sound ok, but I would leave off raisins and toast the coconut you sprinkle on top.

Red Velvet Waffles .... oh so good ... served with toasted almonds, chocolate syrup, a cream cheese glaze, cherry pie filling, and whipped topping

Red Velvet Waffles

Grilled Flat Bread Topped with Caramelized Onions and Blue Cheese Mascarpone and Crunchy Red Grapes Recipe : Tyler Florence : Food Network

Grilled Flat Bread Topped with Caramelized Onions and Blue Cheese Mascarpone and Crunchy Red Grapes

This is delicious! Instead of the cappicola I used pepperoni (and skipped the salami) because it is easier to find and less expensive. I also used mild or sweet sausage instead of the hot. Definitely a crowd pleaser!

Nadine's - Na's Pasta

Pasta Primavera Cook min Level Easy Recipe courtesy Food Network Magazine soups-n-salads cooking

Tricia Yearwood's Breakfast Sausage Casserole

Breakfast Sausage Casserole

I want to try this with deer sausage.Breakfast Bake recipe from Jamie Deen via Food Network

Crock pot chicken and dumplings - healthier version, no canned condensed soup. (also no image to pin) from food.com

Crock Pot Chicken and Dumplings

Make and share this Low Fat White Chicken Chili recipe from Genius Kitchen.

Paula Deen Fried Green Tomato Salad with Balsamic Vinaigrette Dressing Recipe — PaulaDeen.com

Fried Green Tomato Salad With Balsamic Vinaigrette Dressing Recipe by Paula Deen

Emeril's NY Style cheesecake (not pictured - boooo) ... best cheesecake I have ever made ... just remember to cook at 400F for 16 minutes, then 200F for about 90 minutes. PERFECT! I even left out the citrus since one of my "eaters" is not a fan - still absolutely divine!!!!

New York-Style Cheesecake with Choice of Toppings: Blueberry, Strawberry, Pineapple

Paula Deen French Toast with Bananas and Walnuts Recipe — PaulaDeen.com

French Toast With Bananas and Walnuts Recipe by Paula Deen