Cherry Cheesecake Skillet Cookie Pie

Cherry Cheesecake Skillet Cookie Pie @createdbydiane.jpg

Who likes quick-easy and impressive? I sure do, and this skillet cookie fits that perfectly. The Holiday rush is already upon us and our calendars are filling up quickly with things to do, people to meet and of course what food we are going to be enjoying. This is by far one of the … [Read more...]

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Grilled Pina Colada Pie

Grilled Pina Colada Pie @createdbydiane

  Easy as PIE! I know some of you don't think pie is easy, but it really can be. Pillsbury makes pie making even easier, they take the mystery right out of it and allow you to be creative with your pie making, so you'll have more time to enjoy PIE! I just love pie and have for as long as … [Read more...]

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S’more Brownie Pie

S'more Brownie Pie

  I don't know about you but sometimes I like to take it easy! I really want to a yummy, easy dessert, but I don't really want to mess up the whole kitchen just to enjoy some chocolate deliciousness. Yeah, I'm lazy that way. I don't always want to do dishes! I'm not alone, … [Read more...]

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Nutella & Peanut Butter Hand Pies

Nutella and Peanut Butter Hand Pies @createdbydiane

These could possibly replace Reese's Peanut Butter Cups in my house. With all the chocolaty peanut buttery goodness are wrapped in warm pie crust, well you can see where these could replace the classic candy in the orange wrapper, right? Halloween usually brings a whole bunch of Reese's Peanut … [Read more...]

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Pumpkin Cheesecake Hand Pies

pumpkin cheesecake hand pies from @createdbydiane

I just LOVE this time of year. Everything is ORANGE,  the weather is cooling off (well not really...it's still over 100 here) but I'm sure it's cooling off somewhere, where the leaves are turning colors and they have apple trees full of apples and hayrides through orchards. To bring some … [Read more...]

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Crab Mac and Cheese

Crab Mac and Cheese Recipe

  I remember getting Clam Bakes when I was a kid, filled with seafood and all my favorites. It was layered from bottom to top with clams, shrimp, lobster, steamers, potatoes, carrots, corn on the cob and they steam it with a can of beer. Oh it was so DELICIOUS. When I first had it I … [Read more...]

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Frozen Strawberry Margarita Pie

Frozen Margarita Pie Recipe with Tequilla

Strawberry Margaritas are my moms favorite and I just knew I had to make a pie for her to enjoy on Mother's Day. Combining the flavor of a frozen strawberry Margarita into a pie only left me with one dilemma....what type of crust to make for it. I like my margaritas with a salted rim and so does … [Read more...]

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Caramel Coconut Chocolate Chip Skillet Cookie Pie

Caramel Coconut Chocolate Chip Skillet Cookie pie

Caramel Coconut Chocolate Chip Skillet Cookie Pie I love pie, but there are times when I want pie with no pie crust. Either I don't want to make pie crust, or I want a  cookie pie crust. There are no rules in pie, so this pie has a cookie pie crust. Not one thing wrong with it. Disagree...well you … [Read more...]

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Quick Chicken Pot Pie

Quick-chicken-pot-pie

Weekends seem to fly by faster than any other time of the week. Before I know it, it's Sunday night and there is dinner to be made, lunches for school and everything else to be sure the week will start off well. I prefer to have a well planned out Sunday dinner. The type of dinner that has … [Read more...]

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Peanut Butter Pie

Showing love with peanut butter pie

Mini Peanut Butter Pie This isn't just any Friday. I'm writing this post with tears in my eyes and a lump in my throat. Since I started writing Created by Diane, I've met so many wonderful people, in real life and online. The food blogging community has brought me many joys, and sadly sorrow … [Read more...]

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Mango Pecan Pancake Pie

Delicious pecan with mango pancakes

Mango Pecan Pancake Pie Who says you have to stand in front of the stove to make pancakes? Don't get me wrong, I love flipping flap jacks but some days it's nice to have it all done at once. This is one of those times. Mix 2 cups  Smart and Final's Pancake Mix with one cup milk. Baked it in a … [Read more...]

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Cinnamon Apple Hodge Podge Pie for National Pie Day

The only name I could come up with for this pie, is Hodge Podge Pie. That's right it's all jumbled up with yummy warm good feeling ingredients that I had on hand. It all started on New Years Day morning, I saw that there were about eight small apples that hadn't gotten eaten {they didn't have a … [Read more...]

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Pumpkin Pie COOKIES!

Pumpkin Pie  Decorated Cookies

Thanksgiving is almost here! I can just about smell the pumpkin pie baking. Can't you? This isn't a pumpkin pie though, I waiting until Wednesday to bake them.  I did make these Pumpkin Pie Sugar Cookies :)  This may just be enough to get you through until the BIG DAY! You wouldn't want to eat … [Read more...]

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Individual Chocolate Cranberry Pies

Everyone loved the Mini Cranberry Pecan Pies so much,  that I decided to create another small pie that is similar but different :) These are made with chocolate and who doesn't think chocolate should make an appearance with cranberries? Not me, chocolate and cranberries sounds like a great … [Read more...]

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Mini Cranberry Pecan Pies

 Southern Comfort Pecan Pie is known to be a southern comfort food, right? These little babies are double Southern Comfort food then! {Southern Comfort is a fruit spiced bourbon that originated in New Orleans} Along with Pecans and Cranberries there is even "Southern Comfort" mixed … [Read more...]

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