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Melt butter in medium stock pot. Add onion and celery. Sauté until onions begin to turn translucent. Then add garlic and cook a couple more minutes.
Mix in ham, split peas, and bay leaf. Then pour in chicken broth and water. Stir it all together and let pot heat up to a simmer.
Continue cooking on a low simmer for 1 1/2 hours, stirring occasionally.
Season with salt and pepper, and give a final , thorough stir. Serve.
Tip: Pea soup has a tendency to thicken up in the refrigerator or freezer. When reheating, it's perfectly fine to splash in a little water to thin it back out as it heats.