Preparing a holiday meal can be intimidating for anyone, especially if your guests prefer turkey to tofu. And trying to convince a mixed crowd that they’ll love a vegan meal can create even more headaches.
Say thank-you to Mom for all those home-cooked meals with a scrumptious brunch she doesn’t have to lift a finger for. There’s enough here to feed the whole family, and everyone can pitch in to help with the preparation.
Tis the season to stuff loved ones' stockings with little somethings that make them smile. Often, we pick up their favorite candy or sweet treats that they don’t indulge in throughout the year, or some silly gag gift that ends up in a landfill. Why not stuff those stockings to show that Santa really knows his stuff this year? Below, I've put together my go-to stocking stuffers that any athletic enthusiast will dig! Some of these picks were critical in my preparation and success at the 2012 Olympic Games, where I took home a silver medal in track cycling.