This is my first holiday season without my mom alive. It's been really hard to make cookies, pies, etc. but somehow fulfilling knowing she would be proud of me. Nothing will taste as good as her cooking but i'm ok how everything has turned out.
Justin Chapple, Food & Wine Deputy Test Kitchen Editor, is back this week with another killer Mad Genius Tip—an ice cream cake made of store-bought ice cream sandwiches, that requires just minutes of prep time.