Two Peas and Their Pod

Vegetable Hummus Sandwich

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  This week has been crazy. I was sick for most of the week, Monday-Wednesday. I worked on Thursday, and now it is already my weekend. My schedule is all messed up, I haven’t gotten enough done this week, but I guess that is...

Homemade Yogurt Recipe

homemade yogurt recipe

I love yogurt. I usually eat a six ounce serving every day. It is a great source of protein, calcium, and contains good bacteria for my tummy issues. We used to buy Oikos or Fage Greek yogurt, but it started to get expensive, so...

Sour Cream Coffee Cake

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I am not a coffee drinker. I love the smell, but I have never been a coffee person. Come to think of it, the only beverage I do drink is water. The perfect thirst quencher! I used to have an occasional Diet Coke or...

Cinnamon Raisin Bread

Cinnamon Raisin Bread

Whenever we visit Illinois I make sure there is time to bake with my dad. I have so many great memories with my dad, but spending time in the kitchen is one of my favorite past times. He is a superb baker and I...

Nectarine and Raspberry Salad

nectarine salad

We went to Illinois for Labor Day weekend to visit my family. We had a great time, but of course the trip went too quickly. I am sorry I haven’t updated the blog, we were busy playing and my dad’s internet connection is so...

Grilled Mediterranean Pizza

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Is everyone ready for the holiday weekend? What are your plans for Labor Day? We are going to Illinois to visit my family. I am beyond excited! I haven’t been home since Christmas. The highlight of my trip will be meeting my new little...

Tomato Basil Bruschetta

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Can you believe it is September? I can’t! The summer flew by for us. Usually I am ready for fall because it is my favorite season, but not this year. I just want summer to stick around for awhile. On Sunday we hosted an...

Recipe for Marshmallow Blondies

marshmallow blondies

I had leftover marshmallows from my S’mores cookies I baked a couple of weeks ago. I didn’t want them to get hard and stale, so I looked for a new recipe to try. I came across a recipe for marshmallow blondies on Ingrid’s blog....

Banana Bread with a Cinnamon Sugar Topping

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I love bananas, but Josh is not a fan. I buy a bunch with good intentions, but I can never eat them fast enough. I don’t really mind though, because when they go brown that means I have an excuse to bake:) I usually...

Chocolate Chip Oreo Cookie Recipe

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Over the weekend Josh’s brother, Ben, and his wife, Whitney, came to visit from California. We spent most of the weekend hanging out with our good friend Lincoln. We lounged by the pool, watched movies, went out for sushi, and had a little bbq....