Two Peas and Their Pod

Butternut Squash Apple Soup

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Yesterday we enjoyed a day off from work thanks to Veterans Day. I work for the government and Josh works for a bank so we usually get all of the random holidays off. We ran a lot of errands, took our friends’ dog for...

Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

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Note-I updated the photos to this recipe! Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies-everyone needs this cookie recipe! They are a favorite at our house! You can’t go wrong with oatmeal chocolate chip! My sister was sick over the weekend so we got to babysit our niece,...

Chocolate Cupcakes

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This week I was asked to bring in a dessert for work, this rarely happens since we are supposed to eat healthy at our workplace…but since they asked I jumped at the opportunity! I love any reason to bake!! I never got into the...

Iced Oatmeal Applesauce Cookies

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In case you haven’t noticed I have been on a sweets kick lately! There are so many great fall recipes out there that I am trying to fit them all in. I can’t stop myself! So sorry if you are going into sugar shock...

Apple Crisp with Cinnamon Ice Cream

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Exciting news, as most of you probably know, the United States of America has elected Barack Obama to be the next president!! We stayed up late last night watching the results. What an exciting election!! We are looking forward to having Obama as our...

Pumpkin Cake

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I hope everyone is getting out to vote today!! Luckily, Utah has early voting so we voted a couple weeks ago, but we will be following the results today. What an exciting time!! Now, onto another recipe from our early Thanksgiving feast. I am...

Recipe for Potato Rolls

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We had a great weekend with my family. We celebrated Halloween on Friday with our niece…she came trick or treating in her angel costume. She was adorable! We also celebrated Thanksgiving on Saturday. I know we jumped the gun, but Thanksgiving is my dad’s...

Roasted Pumpkin Seeds and Caramel Apples

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Happy Halloween! What is everyone doing to celebrate???? We don’t have huge plans, we are staying home to pass out candy. Our new neighborhood has a lot of kids so hopefully we will get a good turnout. My niece is coming over to trick...

Baked Vegetable Pasta

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Last week I mentioned that pasta is a great “go to” meal for us. Well, last night I threw together a baked pasta dish and it was terrific! Baked pastas are so easy, but can still impress the guests. Luckily, I had some homemade...

Chocolate Hazelnut Cookies

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When I went to Italy a couple of years ago I fell in love with hazelnut everything! I tried several cookies and pastries that were hazelnut based…and of course there was the hazelnut gelato, my absolute favorite treat of all time! So when I...