Surviving the Holidays, Knoxville Weekend-style :: 2018 TV Special

The holidays are here and we've got some great travel destinations, recipes, and more to make yours merry and bright!

Holidays are the best time of the year...and the most stressful time of the year! Unwind, relax and take in all the fun as we help you survive this crazy season! Below are a few of our favorite recipes, activities and cocktails to get you feeling festive!

Experience the Magic of Sevierville's Winterfest

Eat, play and relax your way through the holiday season with all of the fun and festivities this county has to offer! Shop, ice skate and try delicious treats from November 9th – January 7th! For a full list of activities and events to enjoy click here.

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Snowboarding, Otters & Fudge Oh My! :: Spending the Holidays at Ober Gatlinburg

Ski, snowboard, snow tube, ice skate, shop, eat, visit otters…you name it, Ober Gatlinburg has it this holiday season! Get your snow on in the heart of the Smoky Mountains! Learn more here.

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Relaxing at Riverstone Resort & Spa

Unwind this holiday season with a peppermint-themed massages and treatments! Come for the day, spend a night or stay for the weekend in Pigeon Forge! Book your relaxation here.

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Surviving the Holidays with DeSocio in the Kitchen :: Rose Endives Tartlets

Looking for the perfect appetizer for your holiday party? Not only is this recipe beautiful and delicious, but it’s only four ingredients! Y’all; that’s a Christmas miracle in itself. Add on the optional cranberry drizzle for a stunner that’s sure to please your guests!

Sound like a recipe you need in your life? We feel you. Get the full recipe by Krista from DeSocio in the Kitchen right here!

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Spreading Holiday Cheer with Volunteer East Tennessee

Giving is the reason for the season, so give back this holiday! Volunteer East Tennessee made a holiday volunteer guide to get you started! Donate your time to over 20 different organizations!

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Surviving the Holidays with DeSocio in the Kitchen :: Stuffed Tomatoes

Savory, light, and an absolute taste bud delight, TOMATES FARÇIES ‘À LA PROVENÇALE’, aka stuffed tomatoes, are a must-make for your holiday dinner. Channeling your inner French[wo]man, impress yourself – and your friends – with this delicious dish!

Sound like a recipe you need in your life? We feel you. Get the full recipe by Krista from DeSocio in the Kitchen right here!

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Scoot Over, Santa! We'll Take A Dozen Of These Four-Ingredient Shortbread Cookies

Delicious and easy? DONE! Lambert’s Southern Pies & Bake Shop shows us how to make holiday shortbread cookies just like grandma used to bake! Grab the recipe here.

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Surviving the Holidays with DeSocio in the Kitchen :: Cranberry Spritzer

Holidays got you feeling, well, spirited? Grab the Tito’s, cran-apple juice, red Moscato, prosecco, and frozen cranberries for a holiday spritzer sure to impress your guests! And, since you’re hosting, we assure you no one will notice if you accidentally pour an extra shot into yours…

Sound like a recipe you need in your life? We feel you. Get the full recipe by Krista from DeSocio in the Kitchen right here!

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