One ingredient that is fabulous for using in your holiday desserts is Kahlua. You can mix it in as a main ingredient, or use it in frosting and other toppings. If you want an excuse to deny your children sugary treats (there is alcohol in them!) while justifying yourself devouring them (there is alcohol in them!), try one of these incredible recipes.
The best pie crust. I always make mine by this. I'll change it for fruit pies but not for a regular pie. The ingredients is half and half. (The flour and shortening is half of each other, like 1 cup cup shortening always.