Two Peas and Their Pod

Pasta with Slow Roasted Tomatoes, Artichokes, Zucchini, and Roasted Red Peppers

pasta

Our tomato plants didn’t do that well this year, but our cherry tomato plant surprised us a few weeks ago. The plant was loaded with little red tomatoes. I like popping cherry tomatoes into my mouth for a healthy snack, but I saved these...

Chocolate Chip Cookie Cupcakes

cupcake

I usually don’t “do” cakes or cupcakes. We aren’t big cake eaters and I hate wasting food. Cookies are much easier to pawn off on people and we can freeze the dough or leftovers. I checked out Martha’s Cupcake book from the library and...

Spinach Salad with Tortellini, Dried Cranberries, Apples, Almonds, and Feta

salad

I love browsing Foodgawker and TasteSpotting for cooking and baking inspiration. The only problem is I usually end up hungry:) Last week I saw Picky Cook’s tortellini salad and immediately bookmarked it. On Sunday I was feeling lazy, but still wanted a tasty meal....

Whole Wheat Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies

Whole Wheat Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies

Every time I am in the mood to bake, I ask Josh for suggestions, he always gives me the same response, “make your oatmeal chocolate chip cookies.” They are really good cookies, a true classic, but I like to pretend my kitchen is a...

Plum Cinnamon and Plum Raspberry Jam

plums

I haven’t made jam in years. Our plum tree went wild this year so I was pressured into making Plum Cinnamon and Plum Raspberry Jam. The plums made me do it! We made freezer jam and it was really easy. We started with the...

Recipe for Apple Cinnamon Oatmeal Cookies

apple cookies

Today is the perfect day for Apple Cinnamon Oatmeal cookies. Fall is here! It was in the 90’s yesterday and today it is only in the 40’s. I had to get out my warm clothes out this morning. I am all bundled up! These...

Blogher Food Conference 2009

Blogher Food Conference 2009

I don’t even know where to start, the BlogHer Food Conference was AMAZING! I will do my best to give you all a little recap. We got to San Francisco on Friday afternoon. We met up with my roomie, Megan, from Megan’s Cookin and...

Favorite Fall Treats

Favorite Fall Treats

We are in San Francisco for the Blogher Food conference, but I wanted to share a few of my favorite fall treats. I never forget about my faithful blog readers:) I hope you find a treat or two below to make this fall. Enjoy!...

Hazelnut Cinnamon Brownies

Hazelnut Cinnamon Brownies

This week has been really busy with work and trying to get ready for our trip to San Francisco. I am so excited. I feel like a giddy school girl! We are leaving tomorrow. Yahoo! I am not the biggest fan of road trips,...

Recipe for Fruit Pizza

Recipe for Fruit Pizza

Today is my sister’s birthday. Happy Birthday Crissy! We had her family over for dinner last night and had a great time celebrating. My niece and nephew always put a smile on my face. They are just too cute! Aubrey is three and quite...