Easy Baked Avocado Risotto Recipe

baked avocado risotto @createdbydiane

  Fall is almost upon us and that means the oven will be on for more than just cakes and cookies around here... the other night, it actually felt cold! It wasn't really cold, but it was over 100 during the day and dropped more than 30 degrees and it was a little breezy, so it seemed … [Read more...]

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Asian Chicken Recipe

Asian Chicken Recipe @createdbydiane

I LOVE Chinese Take Out I sometimes wish I could have it every day. The noodles, rice, oh and of course the chicken... I even love eating the leftovers for breakfast. I created a way to have all my wishes come true! Well, when it comes to Asian food that is. I am all about the … [Read more...]

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Feta Basil Balsamic Pasta Salad

Feta Basil Balsamic Pasta Salad @createdbydiane

Years and years ago I walked into a deli and ordered a pasta salad. From the moment the fork went in my mouth I knew I had found a new favorite. It was a little different than this pasta salad, it was made with tortellini, but with the tortellini, three bites in and I felt it was too … [Read more...]

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Zucchini Cakes

Zucchini Cakes @createdbydiane

This recipe is for all the zucchini lovers out there, or better yet... maybe this recipe is great for people who have zucchini overflowing their gardens and have made all the zucchini bread they can handle. This recipe is perfect for the person who doesn't even like zucchini. Really, I have … [Read more...]

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Avocado Stuffed Turkey Burgers with Summer BBQ Menu

Avocado Stuffed Turkey Burgers with Summer BBQ Menu @createdbydiane

Summer is in full swing and there is no better time to fire up the grill. Gather friends and family around and enjoy. Summer produce is so much fun to add to the menu, with just a few additions to some favorites you will have really exciting menu. The first thing that comes to mind for me when … [Read more...]

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Avocado Potato Salad

Avocado Potato Salad @createdbydiane

This is one potato salad you won't want to miss. I'm guest posting on the California Avocado Commission website featuring this delicious potato salad, no BBQ will be complete without it. … [Read more...]

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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 too...you know breakfast at dinner time, Not going to lie here....I … [Read more...]

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Avocado Orzo Mac and Cheese

Avocado Orzo mac and cheese @createdbydiane @ca_avocados @kerrygolddairy

I make mac and cheese  all the time and my family just loves it, this week I decided to make it with orzo pasta, it was a well thought out plan, and it certainly wasn't the only pasta option that made sense....really !?! There is mac and cheese spaghetti isn't there. Anyway, everyone said they … [Read more...]

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Spinach Salad

delicious Spinach-Salad-@createdbydiane recipe

  Sometimes I open the fridge and am so hungry I can't even think. It happens often! That is shared with you why I cook chicken for the week here, This is one of those weeks, I have no time and no idea what I will be eating. I was sick all last week and never did any big grocery … [Read more...]

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beet dyed deviled eggs

beet dyed deviled eggs @createdbydiane.jpg

Believe me you NEED to make these really cute deviled eggs, well you do if you like things all cute and pink like I do. I'm not trying to be bossy, but you will love the rave reviews these beet dyed deviled eggs will get. Some days it's all about the credit. Once you master deviled eggs … [Read more...]

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Grilled Caprese Salad

Grilled Caprese Salad from @createdbydiane

It's MONDAY and you know what that means, it's time to eat salad! Every Monday I start off the week with high hopes of eating well, exercising and enjoying life, well....this is the first step to a great week ahead. If the week starts to go downhill fast, don't worry I'm sure I will have … [Read more...]

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Lemon Pasta Salad

Lemon Pasta Salad @createdbydiane

I love with my whole heart, yes I may be disappointed, but I'm willing to take that chance. My love is for the soft and sweet, that tart and tangy and the perfectly pretty and all those that lie in between. I just LOVE Lemons! I'm not sure when my love affair with them started, but I … [Read more...]

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Scalloped Corn Bread

Scalloped Corn @createdbydiane

Holidays mean BIG meal full of all delicious food, right? Well they also mean it's time to break out the family recipes that have been served for generations. In our house it's no different. I break out this recipe for lots of Holidays, Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years....this is … [Read more...]

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Verde Chicken Risotto with How to Video

verde chicken risotto @createdbydiane

  Well it's back to school around here and that means... crazy weeknight schedules... dinners need to be easy and loved by all.   I think it's funny when you have a conversation about something and then a day later it seems like your having the same conversation with someone … [Read more...]

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August Recipes @createdbydiane

August Recipes @createdbydiane

Here are the recipes I shared with you in August if you missed any, click on the recipe below and it will take you to the recipe Lemon Saffron Salad Dressing Lemon Cupcakes with Lemon Italian Buttercream Frosting Strawberry Lime Jalapeño Pasta Salad Chocolate Lavender Cookies Shrimp … [Read more...]

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