Two Peas and Their Pod

Lime Angel Food Cake Recipe

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When my family was in town we made a couple batches of gelato and ice cream. I already shared the Gianduja gelato recipe, but you will have to sit tight for the others:) We saved the egg whites to make lime angel food cake....

Gianduja Gelato Recipe

chocolate hazelnut gelato

My brother, sister in law, and their adorable one year old girl, Ramona, were visiting us for the past week. We had so much fun. I loved playing with my little niece, she is such a doll. My brother and his wife are culinary...

Cheese Tortellini with Spinach and Slow Roasted Tomatoes

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I was looking through my photos last night and found a few older photos for recipes that I never posted. I love this cheese tortellini dish with spinach and slow roasted tomatoes. I can’t believe I forgot to share it with all of you....

Strawberry Rhubarb Galette

strawberry rhubarb galette

My dad was in town for Memorial Day weekend.  I am glad he was able to visit during rhubarb season because he loves strawberry rhubarb desserts. Our rhubarb is still going strong, so I surprised my dad with a strawberry rhubarb galette for dessert...

Easy Strawberry Mango Smoothie Recipe

strawberry mango smoothie

This past week has been a whirl wind. For the last couple of months, I have been pondering and looking for direction in my life. It has been a struggle, but my puzzle pieces finally came together. It’s amazing how life works itself out....

Strawberry Mango Jicama Salad Recipe

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It snowed in Utah on Monday. My pretty purple lilacs were weighed down with heavy snow. I was not happy, but luckily the snow has melted. The sun is shining again and I hope it is here to stay. I made this strawberry mango...

Blackberry Rhubarb Buttermilk Cake Recipe

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It was a chilly weekend. We wanted to work in the yard, but it was too wet and cold. I was forced to stay inside and bake.  On Saturday morning, I made a blackberry rhubarb buttermilk cake. I am trying to make a dent...

Homemade Baked Tortilla Chips Recipe

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I posted our edamame guacamole recipe this week and mentioned that we made homemade baked tortilla chips to go with our guacamole. Well, I received several emails and comments from readers wanting to know how we made our chips. So today is your lucky...

Edamame Guacamole Recipe

ed guac

When we go out to eat, sometimes I order an appetizer as my main meal. They are usually the perfect portion size.  Occasionally, we will order an appetizer to share and an entree, if we can agree on the same thing:)  We also like...

Almond Torte Recipe

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On Friday, I spent the afternoon in the kitchen with one of my good friends, Becky, of Vintage Mixer. Fridays are my day off and I always try to cook and bake, but I usually do it alone. It was nice having some company...