Two Peas and Their Pod

Recipe for Huevos Rancheros

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I usually don’t make New Years resolutions, but I do like to set goals for myself…in January or any other month. Well, this year we set some goals as a couple and one of them was to eat more protein. Most people get plenty...

Recipe for Coconut Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies


I know everyone is probably sick of cookies and cookie recipes, but NOT me! The holidays did not burn me out. Cookies hold a special place in my heart. They just make me happy…and my tummy happy too! We had some friends over to...

Lemon Glazed Berry Scones

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I love making special breakfast treats on weekends. During the week I eat breakfast at work. I usually have a bowl of cereal or oatmeal. Don’t get me wrong, I love cereal and oatmeal, but sometimes I want something special. Good thing we have...

Snowy Utah

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Here are some photos of Snowy Utah! I hope everyone is having a wonderful Sunday…and staying warm wherever you are! I will be back with more recipes tomorrow!

Individual Baked Pastas

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We made Individual Baked Pastas the other night and boy did that meal hit the spot! It has been cold here in Salt Lake City…so I am craving comfort foods and pasta does it for me!  I made a chunky vegetable sauce to go...

Recipe for Andes Mint Brownies

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During the holidays I bought a bag of Andes Mint Chips, but never got around to using them. I had too many other things to bake! I found them in my stash the other day and decided to whip up a quick treat for...

Recipe for Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies


Chocolate chip cookies are my favorite, so I am always testing new recipes. For the Utah game, we had to have some sweets. They were playing in the Sugar Bowl! I decided to make Chewy Chocolate Chip cookies with red M&M’s, white chocolate chips,...

Recipe for Buffalo Hot Wings

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Our dear friend Jason bought us a deep fryer for Christmas. Josh was on Cloud 9! He still is! I appreciate the gift, but a deep fryer? Jason knows I would NEVER allow Josh to buy one on his own, hence the gift. I...

Guacamole Dip

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Welcome to 2009! I hope everyone is ready and excited for the new year! Over the weekend we had a party to watch the University of Utah play in the Sugar Bowl. Josh graduated from the U and he is the biggest fan! It...

Dad’s Frozen Cookies


My dad is famous for a lot of things, but these cookies are at the top of the list. My dad’s mom used to make these cookies for him, so this recipe goes way back in the family archives:) These cookies are not the...