Maple Pancakes

Delicious Maple Pancakes with Coffee Syrup @createdbydiane.jpg

If you think breakfast should start off delicious every day. Whip up a batch of these Maple Pancakes and it will become a reality! Serving up a stack of hot Maple Pancakes with some warm this Coffee Syrup, is  a sure fire way to see lots of smiles at the breakfast table! I … [Read more...]


Blueberry Scones

Homemade blueberry scone with yummy blueberry curd from @createdbydiane

It's no secret I love blueberries, I've made blueberry scones many times, not sure why I never took photos and blogged them, so today is the day! I love using fresh blueberries, if they aren't available frozen blueberries are fine, I prefer to freeze them myself so I'm sure they have … [Read more...]


Blueberry Oatmeal Breakfast Cookies

blueberry breakfast cookies @createdbydiane using @delmonte fruit burst

Oh my, it's almost Back to School time... that means early mornings and packing up lunches and snacks for the kids. I won't lie, the first week is usually fine, it's the second week that seems to get them all. The thrill of seeing their friends and all the "new" excitement has worn off. The … [Read more...]


Fig Scones with Chocolate

fig scones with chocolate bottoms @createdbydiane

I want a fig tree! Really, I had no idea until now, that I LOVE figs so much. I am so lucky to have such a sweet friend who gave me a whole bunch of super-delicious figs. She has a Celeste Fig Tree and oh her figs are fabulous. I knew I wanted to bake with some, right after I stopped … [Read more...]


Avocado Corn Cakes

Avocado Corn Cakes @createdbydiane.jpg

Breakfast just got a kicked up a notch with these Avocado Corn Cakes they are so delicious, they are enjoyed with syrup or sour cream appealing to both the sweet and savory breakfast lovers... these are great for brinner know breakfast at dinner time, Not going to lie here....I … [Read more...]


Brown Sugar Banana Nut Oatmeal Muffins

Brown Sugar Banana Nut Oatmeal Muffins @createdbydiane

Oh there is something so wonderful about brown sugar, it's so delicious and one sniff and you can small the warmth and goodness that is to come with what ever it's put on. As usual I had some bananas getting pretty dark on the counter, so MUFFINS they are a Makin' To mix it up a bit, I … [Read more...]


Drunken Rum French Toast with Rum Sauce

Drunken Rum French Toast with Rum Sauce @createdbydiane

This is one breakfast you WON'T want to miss out on. The party will never end with this breakfast! Thick and delicious french toast gets tipsy with some rum which means this will no only be great for breakfast but would make a fun midnight snack too. Some days start off needed and extra … [Read more...]


How to make Coffee Syrup

Coffee Syrup @createdbydiane

One taste of this coffee syrup and you will tempted to try it on just about everything! Trust me, I did. I love it on pancakes, on yogurt and well I have been known to mix it into a glass of chocolate milk too. But really the possibilities are endless. You are going to love it on ice … [Read more...]


Eggnog Overnight French Toast with Eggnog Sauce

Eggnog Overnight French Toast @createdbydiane

There always seems to be a big debate over eggnog. People either love it or hate it. I loved it as a kid, rich and creamy...mmm.... Now I find I don't drink it as much as I LOVE it in baked items like, My kids LOVE eggnog and said this was so great that they want to know if I can make it … [Read more...]


Cinnamon Apple Oatmeal Breakfast Bars

Cinnamon Apple Oatmeal Breakfast Bars @createdbydiane.jpg

Bring your family together with this ready before you know it Cinnamon Apple Oatmeal Breakfast Bar Recipe. Oatmeal just got a kick in the pants with this recipe. It screams no more boring oatmeal for breakfast. These breakfast bars are what family traditions are made of. The hot out of … [Read more...]


Peanut Butter and Jelly Waffles

Peanut Butter and Jelly Waffles @createdbydiane

Bringing a classic PB&J sandwich to the breakfast table with these Peanut Butter & Jelly Belgian Waffles. Wow the days seem to just fly by, How is it December already? It seems like the kids just started back to school. PB&J's are still the most requested sandwich in my … [Read more...]


Coconut Banana Cake

Coconut Banana Cake @createbydiane

Yes, I eat cake for breakfast... Every chance I GET! It has bananas in it, so it's breakfast food, right? And when you think about it, this is half the calories of all the cakes I see in my local coffee shop, so that right there means it's good for me in the morning. I like figures, … [Read more...]


Oatmeal Cinnamon Banana Cake

Oatmeal Cinnamon Banana Cake @createdbydiane

  This is the perfect item to have all stacked up on the kitchen counter. It's irresistible, I know that for a fact because pieces were disappearing...coincidentally as soon as someone walked would walk by. There goes 1...2...3...pieces, I had to hurry and get a piece for … [Read more...]


Nectarine and White Chocolate Chip Scones

Nectarine and White Chocolate Chip Scones

I think I should live in Europe. I hear they have a pastry for breakfast, well that would suite me just fine. A croissant or scone is a perfect way to start the day if you ask me. I bought a large bag of nectarines and wasn't sure what I was going to make with them, but I knew they would be … [Read more...]


Mocha Strawberry Yogurt Smoothie

Mocha Strawberry Yogurt Smoothie @createdbydiane

It may not come as a shock to you that I'd rather stay up late than wake up early, I'm sure I've mentioned it a time or two before. But I'm rarely late, I like to be just on time. I'm sure I could be early, but that would require better planning things out. I'm pretty sure I need some more … [Read more...]