Cookies and Cups Chronicling my life in sugar Fri, 25 Jul 2014 15:39:18 +0000 en-US hourly 1 My Visit to Charleston, SC Fri, 25 Jul 2014 15:39:18 +0000 Hi friends! Wanted to pop in today to share my trip to Charleston, South Carolina last week! I went with one of my bestest friends, Kristan (Confessions of a Cookbook Queen). It had been a bit of time since we’ve seen each other, so we decided to take a few days and meet in the middle somewher...]]> 11 Praline Cookies Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:18:59 +0000 These Praline Cookies are ridiculous! They are a soft brown sugar cookie topped with Warm Praline frosting that melts right into the cookie. Outrageously good! After having just spent a few days in Charleston, SC I can say that my praline love has officially morphed into a true blue obsession. So wh...]]> 25 Burrito Lasagna Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:24:59 +0000 Burrito Lasagna is a great weeknight meal. It’s a great make-ahead and freeze dinner and will feed a crowd! I am always looking for great weeknight meals… Especially ones that I can make ahead and freeze. And Tex-Mex is a huge standard in my house with this and these being on constant ro...]]> 20 Peanut Butter Dream Ice Cream Bars Sun, 20 Jul 2014 21:20:02 +0000 Peanut BUtter Dream Ice Cream Bars are a simple, no-bake dessert…made with ice cream, Nutter Butter Cookies and Peanut Butter Cups you’ll be in peanut butter heaven! These past few weeks have been really crazy-busy. If I could write this blog post in emojis it would be a long list of cla...]]> 30 Blueberry Mousse Cheesecake Thu, 17 Jul 2014 12:46:39 +0000 I made this gorgeous Blueberry Mousse Cheesecake for my friends over at Harry & David today! You guys need to check it out! You guys know I love me some cheesecake. And today I am super excited to get to share my cheesecake obsession with my friends over at Harry & David! If you guys remembe...]]> 14 Sweet and Salty Ice Cream Terrine Tue, 15 Jul 2014 23:56:46 +0000 This Sweet and Salty Ice Cream Terrine is SO easy to make…totally gorgeous to look at and TO DIE FOR delicious! So I think I am obsessed with sweet & salty. I find myself wanting to sprinkle sea salt on pretty much all candy. Rolos? Better with salt. Milky Way? You got it. Peppermint Patti...]]> 21 Pink Lemonade Chiffon Cake Sun, 13 Jul 2014 22:16:08 +0000 This Pink Lemonade Chiffon Cake is super simple to make and so super soft! I’ve topped the cake with a pink lemonade buttercream frosting that is delicious! This cake is against everything my boys believe in. It’s pink…it’s lemon…and it’s wearing a skirt. I know, ...]]> 44 Toasted Marshmallow Milkshake Fri, 11 Jul 2014 12:09:07 +0000 Toasted Marshmallow Milkshake Well, we’re finishing off milkshake week today. Kinda sad…but I have to say that we usually don’t drink a lot of milkshakes around here…so my kids have been super happy at all the taste testing. I mean, my husband is a Vanilla Milkshake connoisse...]]> 23 Best No Bake Desserts Thu, 10 Jul 2014 15:18:13 +0000 I’m popping in today with a fun round up of my Best No Bake Desserts! The summer heat is officially in full force! And while we all still want dessert, we might not love turning on the oven right about now. Well, folks…problem solved! I’ve rounded up some of my favorite no-bake des...]]> 4 All-Clad Reader Appreciation Giveaway! Wed, 09 Jul 2014 11:13:11 +0000 Hi friends! Popping in today with an exciting All-Clad Reader Appreciation Giveaway!!! Everyone loves free stuff, yes? And a 10 piece All-Clad d5 Stainless Steel Cookware Set valued at $799 is the perfect way to thank you guys for being such great readers! I’ve paired up with some of my bloggi...]]> 57