Strawberry Chocolate Chip Bread Pudding

Strawberry Chocolate Chip Bread Pudding @createdbydiane

If you think chocolate covered strawberries are good, just wait until you get a load of this Strawberry Chocolate Chip Bread Pudding, it's warm and delicious and reminds me of chocolate covered strawberries, but different all at the same time. It's  easy to make and great when you have … [Read more...]

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Banana Bread Pudding with Caramel Sauce

Easy-Banana-Bread-Pudding-with-Caramel-Sauce-@createdbydiane

This Banana Bread Pudding is just one more reason to stock up on bananas!   There seem to be many reasons to stock up on bananas, I recently read they are good for so many things.. that the new saying sould be a banana a day keeps the doctor away. So, I'm doing my due diligence … [Read more...]

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Lemon Bread Pudding

Lemon Bread Pudding @createdbydiane.jpg this easy recipe is great with leftover Hot Dog Rolls!!!

Labor Day is quickly approaching and that means there will be lots of Grilling, BBQ-ing, Cookouts, Picnics and Parties. That usually means there are lots of hot dogs and hamburgers being consumed. I know over the years they have started selling packages of 8 hot dogs and packages of 8 buns, so … [Read more...]

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No Stale Cake!

Bread and toothpicks can save your cake

It's true, bread and tootpicks can really save your cake! From getting stale that is. My mom has done this for as long as I can remember. I used to think it was funny when I'd look in the refrigerator and see a cake with bread holding onto it by toothpicks. I knew what it was for, but it … [Read more...]

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Homemade Gift Ideas: Flavored (Compound) Butters

orange honey butter gift

  Just about this time every year the question gets asked, "What gift are you giving?" whether it's for a teacher, friend, neighbor. This is a wonderful gift. If you don't believe me, make some send it to see and see if I complain...at all. Three great things about this gift: 1. it's easy … [Read more...]

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Stuffed Jalapeno Bread with Bacon

Stuffed Jalapeno Bread with Bacon

I'm not going to tell you how good this is... or how easy it is to make.... or how I want to eat this everyday... I'm just going to leave it up to you to decide how quickly you can gather these items and get it in the oven :)   Start with a large loaf of bread, this is french … [Read more...]

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Appetizers and Pull Apart Pepperoni Pizza Bread

pull apart pepperoni bread

    Bread, cheese, pepperoni. It's all GOOD! looks so good all that melted cheese I had sliced bread, although I wished I had a large round-ish loaf that was higher. But at least I had bread. I sliced the bread opposite of how it was sliced until half inch from the … [Read more...]

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Pumpkin Pecan Friendship Bread

Mini Pumpkin Amish Friendship bread

Mini Pumpkin Pecan Bread It may not be Fall, but pumpkin is always a favorite around here. This is just one more variety of Friendship Bread I've made. I've posted about the Cinnamon and Chocolate Coconut friendship breads and just couldn't hold off until Fall to post this! I combined all the … [Read more...]

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Coconut Chocolate Chip Friendship Bread

chocolate coconut friendship bread

Coconut and chocolate are certainly my good friends, so it only seemed fitting to make a Friendship Bread with them in it. I posted about Amish Friendship Bread the other day and mentioned that I had made several varieties. This is one of them, just the mention of chocolate and coconut has me … [Read more...]

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Friendship Bread

Amish friendship bread

Have you heard of Friendship Bread, or Amish Friendship Bread? I had heard about it a few years ago, but didn't really know what it was. Recently a friend of mine gave me a gallon sized bag with a mixture in it. It was the magic ingredients to make Amish Friendship Bread. Every time I think … [Read more...]

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