Two Peas and Their Pod

Baked Potato Soup

baked potato soup recipe

What do you do when life hands you too many baked potatoes? You make baked potato soup, of course. When we were living with our friends, we made baked potatoes to go with our big Sunday dinner. We ended up having too many, so...

Bacon Cheddar Drop Biscuits

bacon cheddar biscuits

Yes, you read the title correctly. I am posting a BACON recipe.  Josh loves bacon almost as much as he loves me:) Last week, he worked on our kitchen all day long and I thought it would be nice to surprise him with a...

Pumpkin Granola

pumpkin granola

I love making homemade granola. Not only does it taste good, but it makes the house smell amazing. I usually stir up a new recipe every time I make granola. I can’t help myself. There are so many flavors to play around with. This...

Marie-Helene’s Apple Cake

apple cake recipe

I have been to France twice and each visit was amazing. I loved every second-touring Paris, visiting the beautiful countryside, indulging in fine foods, and learning about history and art. When I heard my favorite author, Dorie Greenspan, was coming out with a French...

Peach Crumb Bars

peach shortbread bars

On Friday, I received a text from our good friend. The text said “Happy Friday” with a picture of a giant box of peaches. I looked a little closer and noticed that the giant box of peaches was sitting on our front porch. I...

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Bread

pumpkin chocolate chip bread

It’s fall and do you know what that means? Pumpkin chocolate chip bread. Fall isn’t fall without it. I have been making this pumpkin chocolate chip bread for years. It is a staple in our home every fall season. As soon as I smell...

Peanut Butter, Banana, and Honey Cookies

peanut butter banana cookies

It is officially fall and we are ready for comfort foods. My favorite comfort food of all time is a peanut butter, banana, and honey sandwich on whole wheat bread. I recently created a peanut butter, banana, and honey cookie, inspired by my favorite...

Raspberry Bread Pudding

raspberry bread pudding

We are still “vacationing” at our family friend’s house while we finish our kitchen remodel. We miss our neighborhood, own bed, and kitchen, but we are extremely grateful to have a nice place to stay while our house is under construction. One of the...

Farewell to Summer


The end of summer is near and today I am saying goodbye with a few photos from Salt Lake City’s farmers market.

Pear, Brie, and Honey Quesadilla

pear brie honey and rosemary quesadilla

Josh loves quesadillas. I know he likes the taste, but he also likes saying the word. One of his favorite movies is Napoleon Dynamite and he loves quoting the quesadilla line. If you have seen the movie, you know what I am talking about....