Dianna Muscari

Dianna Muscari blogs about her cooking and antics on The Kitchen Prep. A self-taught cook and baker, Dianna shares with her readers the messes and successes she encounters in the kitchen. Along with her recipes – which range from healthy to hearty to downright decadent – Dianna shares anecdotes about life, marriage, travel, and living in Florida. Her conversational writing style draws you into her kitchen for a meal and a laugh as she navigates through life one recipe at a time.

Red Curry Coconut Fried Rice

Coconut Red Curry Fried Rice is the easy weeknight dinner you need in your cooking repertoire! Just 7 convenient ingredients make up this filling, one-pan meal!


Chai Tea with Smooth White Chocolate

Scrumptious, spiced chai tea is made even creamier with a healthy dose of white chocolate that melts perfectly in the warm drink. from Lindt USA.


Graham Cracker Milk Latte

You know those seasonal lattes from Starbucks, the ones that people go crazy over? I’m…


Vanilla Twinkie Bundt Cake

This cake is the queen of all bundt cakes. Innocent and regal on the outside, with a secret tunnel of marshmallow filling on the inside. Dig in.


Chocolate-Cherry Cookies

These cookies can be mixed and baked in no time with pantry staples. They are chocolatey, chewy and perfect for a last minute treat for gifting, or keeping.

Apple-Cheddar Galette

Apple-Cheddar Galette

This flaky, rustic galette is the perfect mix of tart apples, sharp cheddar and sweet apricot jam.

Cinnamon-Swirl Pumpkin Bread

Cinnamon-Swirl Pumpkin Bread

This is a yeast bread, not a cake-like quick bread that doubles as dessert, with a crusty exterior and a tender, bready interior.


Pumpkin Spice Bark

This super-sweet confection is almost a cross between fudge and bark, with a texture on the pumpkin layer that remains slightly chewy.

Individual Strawberry Crisps

Individual Strawberry Crisps

If you want to make these a little more decadent, add a scoop of vanilla ice cream or some freshly whipped cream on top for a taste of pure, summery bliss.

Banana Bread Muffins

Banana Bread Muffins

Today, Dianna Muscari is sharing a recipe for some extremely moist and delicious stuffed banana bread muffins.