Gingerbread Bread Sticks

Gingerbread Bread Sticks with Gingerbread Icing @createdbydiane

I just love how versatile pizza dough is, there are so many uses for it other than pizza. These Gingerbread Bread sticks with Gingerbread Icing prove it! I'm partnering with Fleischmann’s® Yeast to show you how easy it is to use yeast in baked goods. I just love gingerbread, so bringing … [Read more...]

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How to Roast a Turkey Overnight

How to roast a turkey upside down and overnight @createdbydiane

I have roasted lots of turkeys. I first started doing it the way my mom did it. Then one night, I just knew I was ready for a change. It was 1 am and I had baked all the pies and got everything ready for Thanksgiving day and was exhausted. The thought of getting up early to but the turkey … [Read more...]

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Cranberry Lemon Meringue Pie

Mini Cranberry Lemon Meringue Pies baked in Mason Jar Lids @createdbydiane

Cranberries kick up these Lemon Meringue Pies into GREATNESS! Mini pies baked in Mason Jar lids are just the cutest..don't you think?   There are so many cute things going on with these pies, I can hardly contain myself. First I LOVE mini pies, these are baked in Mason Jar Lids... … [Read more...]

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Gingerbread Biscotti

Gingerbread Biscotti @createdbydiane

Are you ready for the season of Gingerbread? Oh I'm getting so excited for all the Christmas Baking that is to come this year. I just love Gingerbread and finally made Gingerbread Biscotti....and Oh how wonderful the kitchen smelled with these in the oven. I could hardly wait for them … [Read more...]

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Pecan Pie Cookies

Pecan Pie Cookies @createdbydiane

You will want to try these Pecan Pie Cookies, Once you see how easy they are and the bonus is that they aren't TOO Sweet! I'm going to get it out of the way and say it that I don't like traditional pecan pie! It's too sweet, I've tried it over the years and I always come to the same … [Read more...]

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Almond Joy Cupcakes

Almond Joy Cupcakes @createdbydiane

Sweet and Easy Almond Joy Cupcakes to start off the Christmas Season in Style. Have you started decorating for Christmas yet? Do you wait until day before to do everything? Either way you will HAVE To make these because they will put you in the Christmas spirit immediately! You will … [Read more...]

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Chocolate Gingerbread Cookies

Chocolate Gingerbread Christmas Tree Cookies @createdbydiane

Merry Christmas everyone! I made about 15 dozen of these cookies in the last week. Chocolate meets gingerbread in this delicious combination. I couldn't wait to create this combination as soon as I made these           Gingerbread Spice Cookies I've made many, many … [Read more...]

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Snowman Snowflake Cookies

Snowman Snowflake Cookies @createdbydiane

There is no snow in the forecast today so it's time I created some snowflakes of my own! No one wants to be left out of all the snowman making fun. At least I don't these will have to do, of course I'll be dipping them in a cup of hot chocolate and just pretending it's cold outside. Maybe I'll … [Read more...]

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Cranberry Brie and Walnut Pizza Bites

Cranberry Brie and Walnut Pizza Bites @createdbydiane

I just love grab and go appetizers. You know, they aren't all fussy and falling apart when you take one and the first bite in crumbles all over you. Yeah, I like this type, all snuggled up and delicious. They have a wonderful savory taste along with a nice kick from the … [Read more...]

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Eggnog Scones

Eggnog Scones @createdbydiane

The Holidays are upon us now. No better way to get ready, than some warm and delicious scones with a flavor made for holidays. Eggnog! Oh these will be made again and again this season, I can tell already. Especially since the first batch went so fast as did the second! Save Print Eggnog … [Read more...]

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Peppermint Scones

Peppermint Scones with Andes Peppermint Crunch Baking Chips

Yes these are Peppermint, Yes they are scones, Yes they are shaped like candy canes, but No I didn't crush up hard candy canes and put them into these.  I used Andes Peppermint Crunch Baking Chips in these, which are like peppermint bark. I've been seeing lots of peppermint white chocolate quite a … [Read more...]

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Gingerbread French Toast with Gingerbread Butter

Gingerbread French Toast with Gingerbread=Butter

Oh the wonderful taste of Gingerbread, French Toast Style! Now that December is upon us the thought of Winter-y flavors is all around. This is French Toast with a twist. The wonderful aroma of ginger and molasses add to the classic French Toast. It's topped with gingerbread butter and let me just … [Read more...]

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12 Days of Christmas Treats

From Dec. 1-12 I blogged  12 days of Christmas Treats Here is the list in case you missed any. Snowflake Cookies Candy Cane Cupcake Shortbread with Raspberry Jam Shortbread Santa Hat Christmas Tree Cupcakes Christmas Hydrangea Cupcake White Chocolate Pretzels … [Read more...]

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Santa Hat Cupcake

Santa Hat Cupcake @createdbydiane

  I just love red and white, and had to make a Santa Hat Cupcake that was chocolaty and delicious! I used an 804 tip to pipe on the red and a small star tip for the white. These were really impressive, the dark papers worked really well to complete the look. For more Christmas … [Read more...]

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