Hello and welcome…

Diane Schmidt recipe developer, writer, photographer, editor all around creative at Created by Diane Food Blogger

I’m Diane and this is my recipe blog, it’s full of both sweet and savory recipes.

Take a look at what you’ll find on my little corner of the internet…

Food… Lots of recipes.

If you’d like to see me in the kitchen, click above. The video is fun and only a just a couple minutes, you’ll get to see some recipes in the works! 

On my website, you’ll find everything from sweets like…

cookies cupcakes scones cake chocolate recipes created by diane.com

cookies, cupcakes, scones, and cakes, and chocolate

to savory items like…

appetizers, chicken, pasta, vegetables and sauces recipes www.createdbydiane.com

appetizers, chicken, pasta, vegetables, sauces, and more…

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I have a low carb section as well. 

If you like watching videos, you can see those HERE.

If you don’t see something you know I posted take a look in my recipe index (that is where all my recipes are) or message me, I can help you.

I have lots of recipes to make things fun on holidays and so much more.

I’m Diane if you’d like to learn more about me… here is my about me section. Take a look.

You’ll find lots of my favorite items by clicking here.

You’ll find my most popular recipes HERE.


Now, be sure to sign up for email updates HERE so you don’t miss any of my posts.

I do all the planning, shopping, cooking, cleaning, photography, and getting those blog posts all set just for you to see. I can’t tell you how excited I am that you’re here!


createdbydiane.com rose cookies with @sweetcharliedog rose cookies for Diane Schmidt Food Blog

In the photo is my buddy Charlie he’s on Instagram @sweetcharliedog. I’m on Instagram too @createdbydiane if you are, come find us there.

I’m on all social media you can find me @createdbydiane and
Here on Facebook,
HERE on youtube,
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But as I mentioned the best way to see my latest work is to sign up for emails. That ensures you won’t miss any recipes.

Diane Schmidt food blogger, recipe developer, dishwasher, writer, photographer, online influencer, online publisher, entrepreneur createdbydiane.com

I’m from NJ but live in CA now, if you hear me talk you might detect an accent, I love where I’m from food is a big part, food memories are so powerful. There are many foods I miss where I live now, but there are really great tacos and margaritas here! 

I’m so glad you found my website, I hope it brings you some happiness, inspiration, some new favorites, and maybe some memories too.

I get asked often what is my favorite kitchen tool and this is it!


You will find my Amazon Storefront here.

I love being in the kitchen Diane, food blogger, recipe developer, writer, photographer, createdbydiane.com pouring blueberry syrup into a mason jar for a blueberry margarita

Blueberry Syrup Recipe

Blueberry Margarita Recipe