Two Peas and Their Pod

Salad with Maple Mustard Dressing

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I love salads, especially in the summer when it is hot and you don’t feel like cooking! I am sharing my favorite salad dressing of all time. It is so delicious! I could almost drink it…ok, maybe not but you get the point! I...

Cranberry Orange Scones

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We are finally moved into our new house. We got everything unloaded, now it is just a mess! Everything is still in boxes and thrown everywhere. I can’t wait to get settled and organized but that wasn’t going to happen last night. Since I...

White Chocolate Brownies

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We have a TON of leftover chocolate from our wedding. My dad went overboard in his figuring:) But I am glad because now our freezer is stocked with dark and white chocolate discs! When I saw white chocolate brownies on Tartelette’s blog, I knew...

Grilled Vegetables with Pita Bread and Hummus

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Last night we made a quick dinner with all of our fresh veggies! Josh grilled some zucchini and eggplant and I made a cucumber tomato salad. We also grilled some pita bread to go with our hummus! Everything was delicious! Our first big heirloom...

Dorie’s Chocolate Oatmeal Drops

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Dorie did it again! I made her Chocolate Oatmeal Drops from Baking From My Home to Yours and they were fabulous! This cookie has cocoa and bittersweet chocolate, so if you are a chocolate lover, this is the cookie for you! They are similar...

Zucchini Bread

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I love summer! Even though we don’t have a huge garden, we still manage to enjoy fresh produce, thanks to friends and the farmer’s market. Over the weekend our friend Jess let us raid his garden. I made zucchini bread with a huge zucchini...

Spicy Ahi Tuna

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Joshua made me an amazing dinner this week. We usually cook together, but this time Josh was in charge. He went to the local fish market and got some fresh Yellowfin Ahi Tuna. It is our favorite! Look at this beauty! Josh made a...

Dorie’s World Peace Cookies

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I am ashamed to say that this is the first time I have baked Dorie’s Korova or “World Peace Cookies.” I have read the recipe hundreds of times and drooled over many blog posts about these famous cookies, but I never made them. Sad!...

Summer Pasta Sauce

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I have had a couple of requests for my pasta sauce recipe. In the summer I love making pasta sauce with fresh veggies and herbs from the Farmer’s Market. Well, last night I had veggies that were begging to be used so I made...

It’s All About the Food

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When we started planning the menu for our wedding my dad insisted we go all out. I am glad because all we cared about was the food! I wanted it to be tasty and lots of it! Well, I think we were successful in...