27 Desserts That Will Make Your Holiday Season Even Sweeter (Photos)

Recipe: Hint Of Vanilla

Christmas is right around the corner, so you know what that means.

'Tis the season to bake cookies, build gingerbread houses and stuff you face will all sorts of tasty treats.

While most people tend to focus on the gifts under the tree, I normally have my sights set on the table.

The dessert table to be exact.

Yep, when comes to eating my way through Christmas day, I try to stick to the four main food groups: candy, candy canes, candy corns and syrup.

Because let's face it, everyone knows calories don't count on Christmas.

But before you settle for a piece of that sh*tty fruit cake your Aunt Betty brought over, you should know there are all sorts of festive cookies, cakes and confections out there that will blow your f*cking mind.

So in order to help you make the most out of destroying your diet this season, we set out to find a bunch of mouthwatering desserts guaranteed to make your holidays merry and bright.

Take a look at the pictures below to see all the insanely delicious desserts you need to eat this season.

Gingerbread Cake with Cinnamon Frosting

Recipe: Cookie Named Desire

Mini Eggnog Cheesecakes

Recipe: Baked By Rachel

Chocolate Covered Strawberry Christmas Trees

Recipe: Lovely Little Kitchen

Chocolate Peppermint Holiday Cake

Recipe: The Kitchen McCabe

Melting Snowman Cookies

Recipe: My Baking Addiction

Gingerbread Cupcakes

Recipe: What Jessica Baked Next

Santa Hat Brownie Bites

Recipe: Ericas Sweet Tooth

Vanilla Bean Christmas Sugar Cookies with Whipped Buttercream

Recipe: Half Baked Harvest

Red Velvet Oreos

Recipe: Cooking Classy

Cranberry Orange Frangipane Tart

Recipe: Hint Of Vanilla

Rudolph Cookies

Recipe: Your Cup Of Cake

Gingerbread Eggnog Bars with Cream Cheese Frosting

Recipe: A Kitchen Addiction

Peppermint Macarons

Recipe: Anna and Blue

Grinch Cookies

Recipe: In Katrinas Kitchen

Peppermint Mocha Cookies

Recipe: Baking A Moment

Gingerbread Spiced Marshmallows

Recipe: Joy The Baker

Polar Bear Cookies

Recipe: Everyday Dishes

Peppermint Red Velvet Cake Roll

Recipe: The Kitchn

Gingerbread Cheesecake Cookie Cups

Recipe: Life Love And Sugar

No Bake Chocolate Pomegranate Tart

Recipe: Give Recipe

Candy Cane Brownie Trifles

Recipe: The Food Charlatan

White Chocolate Dipped Cranberry Oatmeal Cookies

Recipe: Life Love And Sugar

Eggnog Cupcakes with Spiced Rum

Recipe: Bakers Royale

Candy Cane S'mores

Recipe: Roxanas Home Baking

Hot Cocoa Cupcakes

Recipe: Lick The Bowl Good

Christmas Tree Meringues

Recipe: This Silly Girls Life

Sparkling Cranberry White Chocolate Cake

Recipe: Life Love And Sugar