Two Peas and Their Pod

Presto Pasta

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Josh and I both work so some nights we don’t feel like making anything fancy…ok, a lot of the nights we don’t. So thank goodness for cereal and pasta, two staples in our house. The other night we went with pasta. Have any of...

Pumpkin Pancakes with Cinnamon Syrup

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If you are a pumpkin lover and enjoy a special breakfast treat, these are the pancakes for you! Pumpkin is everywhere this time of year so why not add it into breakfast too? I created a pumpkin/buttermilk pancake with some cinnamon, nutmeg, cloves, and...

Weekend in Boulder Colorado

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We had a great weekend in Boulder. Josh’s cousin, Rob, flew us out to Colorado for our wedding gift. It was so fun spending time with him and his girlfriend, Oriana. They spoiled us the whole weekend. Rob got us a suite at the...

Apple Raisin Cake

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I had leftover maple cream cheese frosting from the Pumpkin Cupcakes and I hate letting good things go to waste. So I tried a recipe I spotted on Sharon’s blog, Culinary Adventures of a New Wife. I love apple everything and when I saw...

Easy Vegetable Stir Fry with Brown Rice

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I had a bunch of vegetables that needed to be used so we threw together a quick stir fry for dinner. Nothing too fancy, but it was tasty! I love quick, easy, meals that are also good for you! We used our new rice...

Pumpkin Cupcakes

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I have been in a baking mood lately…ok, I think I am always in that mood:) Is that bad??? Anyways, I decided to make pumpkin cupcakes, a recipe from Fresh from Cate’s Kitchen, a blog I absolutely adore. The cupcake batter was easy to...

Spicy Shrimp and Bok Choy Soup

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Josh’s favorite word is BOK CHOY! One time when we were still dating, we went grocery shopping and he spotted bok choy in the produce section. He insisted on yelling out, “Do you know what my favorite vegetable is??? Well, it is BOK CHOY!!”...

Dorie’s Classic Banana Bundt Cake

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Sorry it has been a few days, work and life got busy:) Over the weekend we had a little shin dig at our place. It was fun having some friends over and it gave me an excuse to make treats!! I made caramel corn,...

Dried Fruit

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My new obsession is drying fruit! I just can’t get enough! Josh’s co-worker gave us her old food dehydrator since she never used it. It is old but still does the job. I got it out this week and it has been running non-stop!...

Cinnamon Toffee Oatmeal Cookies

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Last week a grocery store had Hershey’s chocolate chips on sale for 70 cents a bag. Sure, you had to buy ten bags but that was not an issue for me. The more chocolate in the house the better! Plus the holidays are coming...