Cookies and Cups Chronicling my life in sugar Tue, 30 Jun 2015 22:04:39 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Cowboy Caviar Pizza Tue, 30 Jun 2015 22:04:39 +0000 This Cowboy Caviar Pizza is a simple dish that’s perfect for an appetizer or a light dinner and packed with amazing Tex-Mex flavor! So I’m onto my second recipe for Tex-Mex week with my friends over at Mantitlement… I know you might be wondering where the sugar is?! Or maybe you...]]> 1 Skillet Frachos Sun, 28 Jun 2015 22:00:01 +0000 These fun Skillet Frachos are Nacho Fries aka “Frachos” which are crispy French Fries topped with all your Nacho favorites!! There are just days that call for French Fries covered in cheese. We’ve all been there…some of us are there more than others…it’s cool, thi...]]> 6 Sweet and Savory Fruit Salsa Thu, 25 Jun 2015 12:24:04 +0000 This sweet and savory Fruit Salsa goes perfect on grilled meat or even eaten with chips! Grilling in the summer is a norm around here…But making a quick meal beyond a burger or a steak gets a little trickier… I mean we all know how to marinate meat and throw it in the oven or on the gril...]]> 0 Perfect Apple Crisp Tue, 23 Jun 2015 23:42:13 +0000 This Perfect Apple Crisp recipe is no fail, simple, buttery and ALWAYS a favorite! Ok, so I know it’s not fall…apples aren’t technically “in season”. And an Apple Crisp always evokes feelings of sweatpants and a cinnamon burning candle, but yet here we are in June, and ...]]> 14 Union Square Cafe Bar Nuts Sun, 21 Jun 2015 23:29:25 +0000 This Union Square Cafe Bar Nuts Copycat Recipe is so simple, seasoned to perfection and best served warm. They are literally the BEST NUTS EVER! Over the last few years I have become a little obsessed with nuts. It’s a little weird. I don’t know what happens once you turn 30…itR...]]> 8 LGG4 Phone and Camera Review Wed, 17 Jun 2015 19:02:50 +0000 Hey friends! I’m popping in today to talk about the new LGG4 Smartphone. I am not an electronics reviewer by ANY means, but LG and AT&T sent me the the G4 to play around with and I want to share what I think! And what is even more fun is there is an amazing LGG4 “4K Seconds Sweepstak...]]> 6 White Chocolate Coconut Cream Cheese Cookies Wed, 17 Jun 2015 00:20:01 +0000 These White Chocolate Coconut Cream Cheese Cookies are loaded with white chocolate, crispy on the outside, chewy on the inside and packed with rich flavor. This is the type of cookie my husband likes…you have white chocolate, coconut and a crispy-chewy texture. Baking cream cheese right into t...]]> 15 Lemon Curd Pound Cake with Limoncello Glaze Sun, 14 Jun 2015 21:21:32 +0000 This Lemon Curd Pound Cake with Limoncello Glaze is soft, rich and buttery. It has a hint of lemon zest and is swirled with lemon curd. It’s all topped with a Limoncello Glaze that is to die for! I love a lemon dessert. That hint of citrus in a buttery cake or cookie…oh yes. And lemon cu...]]> 15 White Chocolate Raspberry Muffins Thu, 11 Jun 2015 11:35:52 +0000 These White Chocolate Raspberry Muffins are sweet, soft and loaded with juicy raspberries! Muffins are kind of my new favorite food group. I mean, they’re a perfectly acceptable cake for breakfast option… And these little beauties are super soft, sweetened with white chocolate and fresh ...]]> 10 Easy Pesto Chicken Wed, 10 Jun 2015 00:39:11 +0000 This Easy Pesto Chicken is packed with flavor, and is one of the quickest meals you will ever prepare! This meal is so hyper simple it’s almost not a recipe. And I am sure in some circles it ISN’T considered a recipe. But that’s fine…you call it what you want, I’ll just...]]> 4