Two Peas and Their Pod

Soft Pretzels and Oreo Truffles

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On Saturday Doug, Angie, Noah, and Leah came over to watch the University of Utah football game. They won, Go Utes!! We had a great time visiting, cheering, playing with the kiddies, and of course snacking! Josh wanted to make homemade pretzels again, but...

Roasted Red and Yellow Pepper Soup

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Last Saturday we found peppers at the market for a quarter, that is only 25 cents people! They had red, yellow, green, purple, and orange! All for a bargain! We loaded up a bag and went on our merry way. So what did we...

Lime Sherbet

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Josh isn’t a big fan of sweets…so he says. This week we made a lime loaf cake (based on the lemon loaf cake we made awhile ago) and we churned up some lime sherbet. Josh can’t stay out of the freezer! He loves it!...

Dark Fudgy Brownies

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I LOVE, LOVE, LOVE a good brownie. They are my favorite dessert, hands down. I know they aren’t very fancy or elegant, but I don’t care. They are down right delicious! Over the years I have had my fair share. I am always up...

Black Bean Soup and Spicy Corn Muffins

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Today is your lucky day. I am posting our Black Bean Soup and Corn Muffin recipe that we made for our dinner party on Sunday. Both were a hit! I love making this Black Bean Soup. It is so easy and healthy! It has...

Food, Friends, and Awards

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On Sunday we hosted a dinner party with our friends. Everyone wanted to chip in and bring something so we did a random pot luck and it turned out great! Most of our friends enjoy cooking so we had quite the spread of food....

Applesauce Spice Bars

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I love fall, I really do, but for some reason I am having a hard time admitting it is here. I had a great summer and I am sad to see it go. On Friday we went up to Park City for a church...

Homemade Soft Pretzels

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The other night we were watching the Food Network, sometimes it sucks us in:) Well, we caught a Throwdown with Bobby Flay. He went to Philadelphia to challenge “The Pretzel Boys” who are famous for Philadelphia’s best soft pretzels. It was fun watching them...

Lucious Lemon Ricotta Cookies

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We are addicted to citrus at our house. I am always looking for a new citrus recipe. I stumbled upon Giada’s Lemon Ricotta cookies and knew I had to give them a whirl. Ricotta in a cookie? I was curious how the cheese would...

Hell’s Backbone Biscuits

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Last fall I made a trip down to Boulder, Utah. It is pretty much in the middle of nowhere, but a very scenic drive. It was a work trip, but of course I found time to go to the famous Hell’s Backbone Grill. Kalyn,...