Perfect Funnel Cake at Home

perfect funnel cake at home @createdbydiane

Please tell me you love funnel cake as much as I do. Tell me I'm not alone. Is there a support group for all the fried dough lovers out there? Well we may just need to create one after you see how easy it is to have funnel cake ANYTIME you want it! 4.5 from 2 reviews Save Print … [Read more...]

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Chocolate Chip Rice Krispie Cookies

Chocolate Chip Rice Krispie Cookie Recipe

As soon as the door opens all I hear is, what are you baking? Do I smell cookies? Yes! Cookies are in the oven. Really who can resist the smell of fresh baked cookies. They pretty much SCREAM, come to the kitchen! At least in my house they do! These are no ordinary chocolate chip … [Read more...]

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Red Velvet Cut Out Cookies with Red Velvet Icing

Red Velvet Cut Out Cookie Recipe with Red Velvet Icing

There really isn't anything prettier than a red heart cookie.... Well to me anyway! I just love red velvet cake and knew I was going to make red velvet cookies as soon as I saw LorAnn Red Velvet Emulsion. There is something about the color red , they say red is the color that makes you … [Read more...]

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Mango Pecan Muffins with Mango Icing

Mango Pecan Muffins

These aren't just any muffins, no these are Mother's Day Muffins...actually they are Mango Mother's Day Muffins. Ok say that five times fast! I made some muffins so that on Mother's Day morning I know I will be waking up to a real treat! Do you do the same thing? Do you plan out your own … [Read more...]

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Frozen Strawberry Margarita Pie

Frozen Margarita Pie Recipe with Tequilla

Strawberry Margaritas are my moms favorite and I just knew I had to make a pie for her to enjoy on Mother's Day. Combining the flavor of a frozen strawberry Margarita into a pie only left me with one dilemma....what type of crust to make for it. I like my margaritas with a salted rim and so does … [Read more...]

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The BEST Peanut Butter Cookie Recipe

Peanut Butter Cookies-homemade nutter butter

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 bought peanut butter cookies  in between. For anyone allergic to peanut butter, I am so sorry! These peanut butter cookies are … [Read more...]

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Coconut Lime Scones

Coconut-Lime Scone Recipe

It's the middle of winter and I keep hearing about all the snow everyone is getting. So to bring you all some warm thoughts I made these tropical Scones. The warm breeze is blowing a Coconut-Lime aroma all over the place, or maybe that is just the tropical experience I had as I opened the oven door. … [Read more...]

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Caramel Apple Scones

Caramel Apple Scone Recipe

Being left behind can be the best thing ever! There always seems to be an apple lying around my kitchen, just like the last banana. This is for the lucky apple that didn't make it along the way to someones exciting day. You may first think being left behind is bad, this is one time that it's not. … [Read more...]

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Gingerbread Cheesecake Bites

Gingerbread Cheesecake Bites @createdbydiane

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 you have  a … [Read more...]

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Oatmeal Cupcakes with Cinnamon Sugar Frosting Recipe

Oatmeal Cinnamon Cupcakes

Oatmeal isn't just for breakfast! I ran out of the house late today and was in a huge hurry, my watch stopped working days ago and I haven't had time to get a new one. It didn't need a battery. I replaced the battery last month. It's been loosing minutes and I didn't realize until last week, when … [Read more...]

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Goat Cheese Meatballs, Beets and Spaghetti

Goat cheese filled meat balls with Beet Spaghetti and Garlic Goat Cheese Sauce

Goat Cheese Meatballs with Beet Spaghetti and a Garlic Goat Cheese Sauce It's no secret I LOVE the color red. I Love my red kitchen, red fabric covered furniture, red camera strap cover.... I could go on and on. So the thought of making food that isn't normally red, red. I just had to give it a … [Read more...]

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Pumpkin Mashed Potatoes

Garlic Pumpkin Mashed Potatoes with clove and ginger recipe createdbydiane Created by Diane Blog

Garlic Pumpkin Mashed Potatoes Mashed potatoes have been a favorite of mine since I could remember. With Thanksgiving right around the corner and it being pumpkin-mania time. I thought I'd add some pumpkin goodness into my mashed potatoes. I thought taste testing cookies were fun, well this just … [Read more...]

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Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Skillet Cookie (Skookie)

Pumpkin one pan skillet cookie how-to pizookie-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 and are upset. I worried years ago … [Read more...]

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Pumpkin Treats Recap and other pumpkin recipes from great bloggers!

pumpkin treats

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 … [Read more...]

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Pumpkin Chocolate Cupcakes with Pumpkin Cream Cheese Frosting

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

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 … [Read more...]

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