Strawberry Lemonade Scones

Strawberry Lemonade Scones @createdbydiane

Afternoon tea is getting a fun summer update today.   You know I'm typically all about tea but today calls for strawberry lemonade,   a perfect match to these scones fit for royalty. Join me for a tea party!   No matter how hot it is outside, this updated afternoon tea will be … [Read more...]

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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...]

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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...]

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Pancake Cookies made in a skillet

pancake cookies made in a skillet from @createdbydiane

When you think of cookies you don't typically think of making them on the stove top. These cookies will have you getting out your skillet, just to give them a try. They are sweet and delicious and look exactly like pancakes. How fun is that? Pancake COOKIES.... … [Read more...]

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How to make the best tasting Chocolate Syrup

Homemade Chocolate Syrup Recipe @createdbydiane

  Chocolate milk is an all time favorite, with almost everyone I talk to! There is one thing that will make ordinary chocolate milk even better.... that is if you make  homemade chocolate syrup. … [Read more...]

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Fresh Cherry Scone Recipe

Fresh Cherry Scone Recipe @createdbydiane

Stock up on cherries NOW, these scones are my NEW favorite... and I served them with Cherry Lime Curd so really they were Double DELICIOUSNESS! I'm thinking of grabbing a few extra bags of cherries and pitting them and freezing them so I can continue to make these for the rest of the … [Read more...]

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How to make Cherry-Lime Curd

Cherry Lime Curd Recipe @createdbydiane.jpg

Hurry......and go get some cherries this cherry lime curd is AMAZING! It's deliciously creamy and a little tangy but sweet all at the same time, and you will want to eat it right off the spoon! It's perfect with scones and I'll be sharing my new favorite scone with you very soon. This … [Read more...]

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How to make Cherry Italian Cream Soda

Cherry Italian Cream Soda @createdbydiane

  This is my new favorite SUMMER DRINK and I couldn't wait to share it with you, it's pretty and pink and the flavor is slightly sweet, a little creamy and refreshing all at the same time and of course it has whipped cream and a cherry on top, as all good drinks have. I recently posted … [Read more...]

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How to make Cherry Syrup

Homemade Cherry Syrup from @createdbydiane

Oh my CHERRIES are in season and they are... OH so delicious! I couldn't resist making some homemade cherry syrup. There are endless items to put this syrup on and I'll be sharing some ideas with you and some more cherry recipes soon. … [Read more...]

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Apple Squares

Apple Squares @createdbydiane

If you like apple pie, just wait until you get a taste of these apple squares. This is the type of recipe that will be requested over and over. It's very easy to make, and looks CUTE too! It transports well which is an added bonus. Everyone will think you spent a TON of time on this, … [Read more...]

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Red White and Blue Tie Dye Cookies

Patriotic Tie Dye Cookies @createdbydiane.jpg

Do I have a FUN cookie for you! These tie dye cookies are so easy and super-fun, great to celebrate the upcoming 4th of July. You can easily change up the colors to fit any occasion. … [Read more...]

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Salted Caramel Cake

Salted Caramel Cake @createdbydiane

Salted caramel is one of my favorite things and well... since it seems to be everywhere now a days from frappuccinos to ice cream, and I've made something similar in cupcakes a while ago I thought is was about time it adorned a cake. So get out your bowl and pans and lets get baking! … [Read more...]

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Chocolate Sprinkle Cookies

Chocolate Sprinkle Cookies @createdbydiane

Chocolate cookies always remind me of my childhood, every once in a while my mom would buy chocolate sugar cookies. Specifically Archway Dutch Chocolate Cookies, They were slightly firm on the outside and tender and chewy inside. A while back I saw  Joan from Chocolate Chocolate and More … [Read more...]

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Blueberry Madeleines

Blueberry Madeleines @createdbydiane

Blueberries are ripe and delicious in stores now. If I'm not eating them by the handful, I like baking with them, they are so juicy and sweet, they are a great addition to baked goods, like Blueberry Banana Chocolate Chip Cake, Chocolate Blueberry Cheesecake Cupcakes and Blueberry Filled … [Read more...]

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Banana Cupcakes with Banana Brown Sugar Frosting

Banana Cupcakes with Banana Brown Sugar Frosting @createdbydiane

  The warm aroma of bananas baking remind me that something SUPER-DELICIOUS will be coming out of the oven, and oh when these cuppies are baking, believe me....you will know they will be delicious. They have a hint of brown sugar and well... brown sugar makes baked items tastier, … [Read more...]

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