Two Peas and Their Pod

Chocolate Toffee Cookies

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It is hot in Utah. The other day it was 102 degrees outside and of course that was a day I wanted to bake. I try not to turn on the oven when it is roasting outside, but I came across a recipe for...

Recipe for Apricot Sorbet

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We had a great weekend. Josh’s mom came to visit and so did our friends from Colorado. They have five kids so it was quite the party! We went hiking, stopped by the farmer’s market, went swimming at the Dewey’s, and did a lot...

Dried Apricots

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I have always been fond of apricots. My grandpa has a farm in Idaho and we used to go almost every summer when I was a kid. We loved exploring the farm, riding horses, chasing peacocks, milking cows, and picking apricots. There’s nothing better...

Chocolate Chip Cookie Pretzel Bars

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I don’t usually crave salty snacks, but I do love pretzels. Twists, rods, sticks, chocolate or yogurt dipped, I love them. We’ve made homemade soft pretzels and those are super scrumptious too. Pretzels are just a fun snack, in any shape or form! I...

Recipe for Toasted Coconut Lime Cookies

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A couple of weeks ago I made lemon blueberry cookies and fell in love. They are so good, especially in the summer. I decided to play with that recipe again. This time I created a toasted coconut lime cookie. I used the same base...

Neff’s Canyon Hiking Photos

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Utah is a beautiful place. If you haven’t been, I highly recommend you add it to your list of travel destinations. We love having company too:) I am feeling lazy today so I am sharing some of our recent hiking pictures. Utah received a...

Recipe for Cherry Oatmeal Crisp

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We picked up a big bag of Rainier cherries at the farmer’s market on Saturday. They are sweet and juicy. I have been mixing them into my Greek yogurt this week. I also made individual cherry crisps for dessert. I love making mini or...

Recipe for Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

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My dad came to visit us for the weekend. It was a quick trip, but we had a great time. We went to the farmer’s market at Pioneer Park, did a lot of yard work-my dad was a huge help, and then he treated...

Recipe for Roasted Potato Wedges

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It’s finally Friday, yahoo! Any fun plans? I have the day off so I am catching up on house cleaning and errands. Tonight I am going to meet up with two of my food blogging friends for dinner. Kalyn, of Kalyn’s Kitchen, is having...

Recipe for Honey Whole Wheat Bread

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I love whole wheat bread, but Josh isn’t a huge fan. He loves it for toast or a BLT, but prefers white bread for his other sandwiches. He claims most whole wheat bread is too dense. I do buy white bread for Josh because...