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Hello Hello! The Cookies & Cups Cookbook has officially GONE TO PRINT! AHHHHH! That means no more edits, no more tweaks, no more obsessing! Well, maybe a little obsessing. Always, always.

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Congo Bars

Congo Bars are super gooey, soft and packed with both semi-sweet and milk chocolate. So Congo Bars…I have no idea where the name came from. They sound like they are super exotic and should maybe have some weird fruit ingredient that you could only buy online. Well folks, sorry to...
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Salty Peanut Butter S’mores Truffles

Salty Peanut Butter S’mores Truffles are a simple no bake treat with all the flavors of a fancy s’more packed into a poppable treat! I am not a huge candy maker, truffle maker or anything that requires to be dipped in chocolate maker. It’s just the way the good Lord...
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Buttery Lemon Spaghetti

This Buttery Lemon Spaghetti is a super quick fully flavor packed dinner idea! A family favorite! I am all about a quick dinner idea. When I forget to plan my slow cooker meals in advance (which is often) I’m always left with a giant question mark where dinner ideas should...
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Chocolate Chunk Kettle Chip Cookies

Chocolate Chunk Kettle Chip Cookies are the perfect combination of sweet and salty, buttery and chocolaty. Oh you guys know that I am a sucker for any variation of a chocolate chip cookie. It’s well documented here on my site. So when I received my friend, Heather’s new book Sea...
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Lazy Cookie Bars

Lazy Cookie Bars are chewy, sweet and SIMPLE! Sometimes you just need a simple, candy loaded sweet treat. And since today happens to be the day after the top candy holiday of the year I’d say timing is perfect!

Soft Brown Sugar Cinnamon Cookies

Soft Brown Sugar Cinnamon Cookies with white chocolate chips are so over the top delicious, they’re guaranteed to be your new favorite! I would like to apologize in advance for the cookies you see here. They were honestly a last minute, “let me whip something up real quick” kind of...
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Homemade Hot Chocolate Mix

Homemade Hot Chocolate Mix is super chocolaty, so easy to mix up and made with simple ingredients! Of course we are huge hot chocolate drinkers around here. I mean, of course. The colder temperatures have descended upon us in the Northeast and we probably won’t see shorts weather again until...
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M&M’s Granola Truffles

M&M’s Granola Truffles are loaded with oats, peanut butter, raisins and of course M&M’s Peanut! I wouldn’t say my family are picky eaters, but they definitely know what they like and what they don’t like. Luckily for me M&M’S are always a “yes”.

Cruising Aboard the Ruby Princess Pt.2

One of the stops on our California Coastal Cruise with Princess was Santa Barbara. When we pulled up the port that morning I knew we were in for a treat. First off the weather was gorgeous…in the 70’s and not a cloud in the sky.

Baked Apple Chips

Baked Apple Chips are the perfect crunchy, sweet snack! I don’t know about you, but we have a lot of apples on my counter right about now. We got a little overzealous at the farmer’s market last week with all the intentions of apple pie, apple cookies and applesauce…

Apple Cider Caramel Sauce

Apple Cider Caramel Sauce is fall in a jar…I dare you not to eat this creamy rich butterscotch with a spoon! So caramel sauce happens to be one of my most favorite things. I have an epic Salted Caramel Sauce recipe in my book. I’ve made Microwave Caramel Sauce when...
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