Chocolate Espresso Pudding Pie

Homemade Chocolate Espresso Pudding Pie Recipe from @createdbydiane

Chocolate Pudding is a classic dessert, and this is one pie you will want to put on your baking list! I have always loved chocolate pudding, at each and every holiday my mom would make chocolate pudding pie. It was always my favorite and I wasn't the only one either. Pie for breakfast is … [Read more...]

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Cranberry Lemon Meringue Pie

Mini Cranberry Lemon Meringue Pies baked in Mason Jar Lids @createdbydiane

Cranberries kick up these Lemon Meringue Pies into GREATNESS! Mini pies baked in Mason Jar lids are just the cutest..don't you think?   There are so many cute things going on with these pies, I can hardly contain myself. First I LOVE mini pies, these are baked in Mason Jar Lids... … [Read more...]

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Mason Jar Lid Mini Pies

Mason Jar Lid Mini Pies @createdbydiane

Imagine your favorite pie, baked in the CUTEST mini version. This post will show you how to bake mini pies in mason jar lids. I use Mason Jars for so many things, but I haven't canned one thing yet. I have one with holes drilled on the top I use to shake flour onto my work … [Read more...]

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Easy Pie Crust made in a food processor

Easy Pie Crust made in a food processor @createdbydiane

Pie. It's one of the most simple and delicious desserts that seems more complex that it really is. Are you ready to take the guess work out of pie crust?   I've been making pies for years. I recall the first pie I ever made, it was a GLORIOUS Banana Cream Pie, I was young and trying to … [Read more...]

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Pumpkin Pie Spice

make your own pumpkin pie spice @createdbydiane

No kitchen should be without pumpkin pie spice, in my opinion of course. I use it for WAY more than just pumpkin pie. I used to buy it in the spice aisle, but when I would run out. I would just whip up a  batch myself and I ended up liking the combination I made. I use pumpkin pie … [Read more...]

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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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