Two Peas and Their Pod

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...

Grapefruit, Orange, and Avocado Salad Recipe

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It is going to be a sunshine weekend. Tomorrow we are going to do a lot of yard work. I am looking forward to planting flowers in our widow boxes and flower beds. I think we will wait one more week to plant our...

Whole Wheat Pancakes with Strawberry Rhubarb Compote

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On Sunday, I made a special breakfast for Josh’s birthday. I asked him what he wanted and he said key lime pie. I made him his pie, but it was for dessert, not breakfast:)  Instead, I whipped up a batch of whole wheat pancakes...

Key Lime Pie

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Yesterday was Josh’s birthday. We celebrated with key lime pie. That is the one thing Josh asked for. I love birthdays though, so we actually celebrated all weekend long. On Friday, we saw Iron Man 2-great movie, go see it:) We also went out...

Banana Cinnamon Chip Bread with Cinnamon Sugar Topping

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Happy Friday! What is on your weekend agenda? We are going to see Iron Man 2 tonight. Josh loves super hero movies and has been anxiously awaiting for this movie to come out. We loved the first one and hope the second is just...

Chewy Lime and Coconut Sugar Cookie Recipe

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Happy Cinco de Mayo! What are your party plans? We hope you are celebrating with good food and fun. If you need a few last minute menu ideas, check out our favorite Cinco de Mayo recipes. Yes, I am posting another lime recipe. My...

Stuffed French Toast with Brie and Berries Recipe

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My family loves to travel. We’ve been on some fun family vacations together. A few of my favorites places were: Myrtle Beach, Ponte Vedra, Washington D.C., California, my grandpa’s farm in Idaho, and of course, Europe. I loved spending time with my family, visiting...

Cinco de Mayo Recipes

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Every year, people all over the world celebrate Cinco de Mayo on May 5th to honor Mexican heritage, culture and tradition. Cinco de Mayo isn’t until next week, but we are starting the party early by sharing some of our favorite fiesta recipes. (starting...

M&M Chocolate Chip Blondies

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My dad loves flowers. He plants thousands of daffodils in his backyard every fall. When the flowers bloom, the view is breathtaking.  The bright yellow daffodils are a sea of sunshine. He always sends pictures, but I still miss the days we used to...

Fruit Salsa with Cinnamon Sugar Pita Chips

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I usually don’t crave salty foods, I prefer sweets. I don’t have A sweet tooth, I think ALL of my teeth are sweet:) Chips and salsa are an exception-that is my “go to” salty snack. I love Josh’s mango salsa-it is my favorite. I...