As seen on QVC, The Rachael Ray Show, Woman’s World, Bon Appetit, Food52 and Seventeen.com
Selected as one of GMA’s highly anticipated spring cookbooks
It only takes two years to start a tradition! From New Year's Day to Christmas and every holiday in between, your adopted grandmother Babs shares all of the holiday recipes and motherly advice you need to make every celebration special.
With menus for festive moments throughout the whole year, you'll always know what to serve. Babs bestows upon you 100 of her family-favorite recipes—passed down from family and friends through the generations, recorded on tattered and torn recipe cards, and all stored in her old wooden recipe box. She also shares the holiday traditions her family has grown to love so you can pass them down to your family, too, and elevate all of life’s gatherings into memorable occasions.
From little party hacks and entertaining tips, hosting the holidays will become less stressful and more meaningful. Celebrate with Babs will insert itself at the center of all of your gatherings for generations.
What are you waiting for? Start your new traditions today!
About the Author
Barbara Costello is a home cook, mother of four, grandmother of eight, and the adopted grandmother to 2M viewers. She shares time-tested and delicious party favorites on TikTok, Instagram, and broadcast TV.
“[Y]ou need to be following Barbara “Babs” Costello…From her soothing series of philosophical pep talks, dubbed A Slice of Peace, to her Weekly Rotation recipes and easy spring cleaning ideas, Costello speaks to her internet audience as if we are her own children and grandchildren: uplifting, instructive, and sharing her life lessons.” –Bon Appetit
"You may know Barbara Costello from her charming and helpful social media presence, @brunchwithbabs—now, everyone can welcome Babs to their holiday table with her approachable, family-friendly recipes. She may not actually be your grandma, but with her holiday recipes, she’ll become an honorary member of the family." –Food52
"Your celebration is guaranteed to be a delicious success with these so-simple recipes..." –Woman's World