how to make brown sugar @createdbydiane

How to make brown sugar

The wonderful aroma of brown sugar will have get you in the mood for so delicious baked goods any time of year. Take a look how to make brown sugar with a few easy steps and two ingredients. I love brown sugar, I use it in lots of cookies and scones. It keeps cookies moist,…

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Chocolate Pumpkin Spice Cookies @createdbydiane

Chocolate Pumpkin Spice Cookies

The combination of chocolate and pumpkin spice is irresistible in these adorable and easy cut out cookies. Fall is upon us and the leaves are changing colors, combining pumpkin spice orange and chocolate together in these cookies seems pretty NATURAL…. well not like leaves in all their prettiness this time of year, but these flavors…

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Cinnamon Raisin Scone Reicipe with cinnamon sugar icing

Cinnamon Rum Raisin Scones

  Cinnamon Rum Raisin Scones  They are a kicked up version of cinnamon toast, is all I can think to describe these scones. One is certainly not enough! Make sure the butter is REALLY cold. It  will result in higher, lighter, flakier scones. I often take the butter out of the refrigerator and cut it…

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Peanut Butter Cookies-homemade nutter butter

The BEST Peanut Butter Cookie Recipe

This is one DELICIOUS peanut butter cookie recipe and it makes 6 dozen cookies, plenty of cookies to fill them and stack them up too. I’m sure you’ve had your fair share of peanut butter cookies from Nutter Butters to the Peanut Butter Sandwich Cookies from the Girl Scouts and all the homemade and store…

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Gingerbread Cheesecake Bites @createdbydiane

Gingerbread Cheesecake Bites

Gingerbread Cheesecake Bites We woke to 39 degrees, it’s much colder than the 95 degree days we had a week ago. It’s a hot tea and cookie type of day. With the smell of gingerbread in the oven, I think I need to start writing my Christmas list…. Have you written your list yet? Do…

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Pumpkin one pan skillet cookie how-to pizookie-skookie

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Skillet Cookie (Skookie)

Some days I just want to smother my worries in sweets. This is one of those days! I don’t like to worry and be upset. I’d rather be worry free and happy. As we all know all days aren’t happy and we have to deal with the reality that there are days that we worry…

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pumpkin treats

Pumpkin Treats Recap and other pumpkin recipes from great bloggers!

Pumpkin Treats   It’s no secret I LOVE pumpkin! Here is a recap of some of the pumpkin treats I’ve made recently… Chocolate Pumpkin Cupcakes with Pumpkin Cream Cheese Frosting Pumpkin Cheesecake Cobbler Pumpkin Rice Pudding Pumpkin Scones Pumpkin Cookies Pumpkin Oatmeal Cookies   Here are some other great pumpkin treats I found     …

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How to pipe a pumpkin onto a cupcake Created by Diane Blog

Pumpkin Chocolate Cupcakes with Pumpkin Cream Cheese Frosting

Pumpkin Chocolate Cupcakes with Pumpkin Cream Cheese Frosting Chocolate and pumpkin are two great flavors that go really well together, add on pumpkin cream cheese frosting and it’s a win-win! I love Fall, pumpkin and all that goes along with Halloween. Having fun dressing up and the silly fun that follows. This year, I am…

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Jalapeno Stuffed Cornbread with bacon, tamale

Cornbread Tamale Bites with Jalapeno, Cheese and Bacon

Cornbread Tamale Bites with Jalapeno Cheese and Bacon Bite sized comfort food! It’s actually cooled off a few nights here and feels like Fall. Well at night it does, it the daytime it’s still in the 80’s. I love Fall, but still have trouble with the whole daylight saving concept. It’s getting dark early, they…

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Pumpkin Cookies

Pumpkin Spice Cookies

  Pumpkin Cookies I’d like to introduce you to my new favorite cookie. Not only do they look like pumpkins they taste like the most wonderful pumpkin cookie. I made them based off my Snowball Cookie Recipe, otherwise know as “the Wedding Cookie”.  Mexican Wedding Cookies, Italian Wedding Cookies, you know them, right? These are…

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