Maple Bacon Buttermilk Scones

maple bacon scones

Are you ready for some Maple and Bacon Goodness   Well these scones are sure to deliver on flavor. They are really PACKED with goodness. The dough is mixed with BACON, the sweet meets the savory in these scones and they are irresistible. They have a great balance of flavor that … [Read more...]

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How to BAKE Bacon

How to Bake Crispy Bacon @createdbydiane

I just LOVE crispy bacon, but who doesn't! I started backing bacon in the oven and just LOVE the results. You will too! You will, trust me, if you don't want to stand over the stove turning bacon and hoping it will get crispy before it burns you will LOVE this. See LOVE and BACON go … [Read more...]

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Brussels Sprouts Caesar Salad

Brussels Sprouts Caesar Salad @createdbydiane

If you like Caesar Salad, just wait until you take a look of this one...    It's made with Brussels sprouts!   I am a huge Brussels sprouts fan. I can still remember the first time I had them. A friend made them with some butter and bread crumbs and I thought they were out-of-this-world delicious! … [Read more...]

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Italian Chicken Sandwiches

Italian Chicken Sandwiches @createdbydiane

When given only a few ingredients making each and every one stand out in flavor is essential and what I wanted to create with the Chopped at Home Challenge by Sargento®. I'm partnering with Sargento to bring you this post. I love comfort food, and nothing says comfort food … [Read more...]

Roasted Potatoes and Ham with Caramelized Onion Dip

Roasted Potatoes and Ham with Caramelized Onion Dip from @createdbydiane

February is Potato Lovers Month and it just so happens that I LOVE potatoes.  I bet your family will LOVE this fun and delicious dish, full of hearts for all the loves in your life! I'm working with Idaho Potatoes to bring you this delicious recipe.     No matter how you slice them, … [Read more...]

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Caramelized Onions

Caramelized Onions @createdbydiane

Want to add some GREAT flavor to your food. Add Caramelized onions. In this post I will show you how to make them quickly and have them on hand. Take a look:   Caramelized onions are so delicious, they add great flavor to so many dishes. Once they start cooking, everyone comes … [Read more...]

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Chicken Meatballs in Plum Sauce

Chicken Meatballs in Plum Sauce @createbydiane

If you are looking for a really delicious and healthy snack, look no further these Chicken Meatballs in Plum Sauce.     These can be make and on the table in 30 minutes. Which is PERFECT for snacking. The over indulgence of the holidays is behind us and it's time to remember how … [Read more...]

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Buttermilk Pasta Sauce

Buttermilk Pasta Sauce @createdbydiane

It is no secret... I LOVE pasta! This is one of the easiest pasta sauces to whip up quickly.     It's great for when you are cutting calories and want a creamy rich comforting pasta sauce, but most sauces contain a lot of cheese. This one doesn't. … [Read more...]

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How to make Buttermilk

how to make buttermilk @createdbydiane

Many recipes call for buttermilk, if you don't have any on hand this is a great substitute. It happens every now and then, I'll select a recipe that calls for buttermilk, and I didn't plan it out or go shopping chances are I don't have buttermilk then. It's not something I keep on … [Read more...]

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Chicken Baked Ziti

Chicken Baked Ziti from @createdbydiane

If you are looking for a new 30 minute meal, look no further...     this is it! It's creamy and delicious without being heavy. It is FULL on flavor, without tons of calories or fat. This is one chicken and pasta dish that will be returning to our dinner table often. I love … [Read more...]

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How to make a sauce

How to make a sauce @createdbydiane

I love sauces, really they are something I make for just about everything. They don't need to be high in calorie or fat to taste great. You HEARD me right. Take a look...       In minutes you can have a sauce made for just about anything, and it's not hard to do. Have you tried … [Read more...]

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Spatchcock a Turkey

butter, salt and pepper on a turkey

You may be asking your self, what on earth is SPATCHCOCK? Maybe you know what it is and are wondering why I would blog how to spatchcock a turkey when I already have shown you How to Roast a Turkey Overnight, well let me tell you...   I had heard of spatchcocking, but never really … [Read more...]

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Rum Raisin Goat Cheese Bites

Baked or Fried wonton appetizers filled with California Raisins, goat cheese and walnuts @createdbydiane

Having easy and delicious appetizer recipes that can be made in minutes is key. These Rum Raisin Goat Cheese Bites can be baked or fried, and will be ready for your party in minutes. I love when there are options, not too man! But I'm pretty decisive. I either love it or hate it, … [Read more...]

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How to make Hummus

how to make hummus @createdbydiane

Snacking is my all time favorite thing to do. I just have to have lots of options available at all times! Are you like that? Do you stock up on things, just in cast? I like to have a few essentials on hand at all times. There is no real reason why some of these are on the list, they … [Read more...]

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Turkey and Stuffing Waffles

Turkey and Stuffing Waffles @createdbydiane perfect meal on the go!

There is no better grab and go food after Thanksgiving that these Turkey and Stuffing Waffles. Perfect for a quick breakfast, late night snack or anytime. One of the best parts of Thanksgiving leftovers is the sandwiches, but this waffle incorporates the deliciousness of turkey and stuffing … [Read more...]

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