In A Holiday Gift, young widow Lindsey aspires to open her own bakery and enters a Christmas baking contest to win the money to get started. As a result, she bakes a lot in the pages of the book. I'm a decent baker myself, but I'm not one to take it upon myself to create an original recipe. Instead, I relied on talented food bloggers for inspiration and ideas for Lindsey. Here are some of the recipes that inspired her!