Bacon Wrapped Sausage Jalapeño …

Bacon-Wrapped Sausage Jalapeño Poppers... The perfect appetizer for game day! Packed with heat, cool cream cheese and sizzling flavor!

Super Bowl Sunday is THIS SUNDAY! Are you as excited as I am?! My house happens to be a house divided… I am rooting for the Denver Broncos and my darling husband is rooting for the Seattle Seahawks. This could make for an interesting night at our house ;) This appetizer will be a hit […]

Easy Cottage Cheese Dip

Easy Cottage Cheese Dip from chef-in-training.com ...this dip is SO easy and SO delicious!

Are you ready for a BRILLIANT idea?! This is one of those ideas that seems so simple and when you hear it, you almost want to slap yourself for not coming up with it in the first place. We went to celebrate Thanksgiving at my uncle’s house this year. One of our relatives, Aunt Tamala, […]

Beau Monde Dip

Beau Monde Dip from chef-in-training.com ...An easy, delicious and refreshing appetizer that you don't have to feel guilty about!

I love refreshing dips that you don’t have to feel super guilty about eating. My Aunt Suzie makes this dip all the time for family get togethers and I am so excited to share it with you today. This dip is flavorful and has such a fresh taste to it. We love to dip veggies […]

BAKED Cream Cheese Rangoons

BAKED Cream Cheese Rangoons from chef-in-training.com ....These little appetizers are insanely delicious and addictive!

Today I have a yummy Chinese appetizer to share with you. Whenever I go to Panda Express I see their Cream Cheese Rangoons staring me right in the face. I never get them because they are a couple buck extra (I’m cheap at Panda for some reason) and honestly, I try to avoid fried foods […]

Simple Veggie Bars

Simple Veggies Bars on chef-in-training.com ...These are SO Easy and are a delicious variation of veggies and dip! Must try!

I have had such an amazing weekend. My beautiful cousin got married on Saturday and there is just something about weddings that brings out the sappy emotional side of me. I seriously bawl like a baby during the ceremony, the daddy-daughter dances, the couple dance and watching the couple leave the reception. It takes me […]

Caramel Apple Dip

Caramel Apple Dip from chef-in-training.com ...This dip is so simple to make, whips up in minutes and tastes absolutely incredible! The perfect fall treat or dessert appetizer!

My kids LOVE their apple slices, as do me and my husband. We find ourselves sitting down to this fruit at snack time more often than not. I was browsing my grandmas cookbook the other day and stumbled upon this recipe for Caramel Apple Dip. I decided to put the recipe  to the test and […]

Cheddar Bacon Ranch Pull Apart …

Cheddar Bacon Ranch Pull Apart Bread from chef-in-training.com ...This appetizer whips up in minutes and is a crowd pleaser! Seriously, it is SO delicious!

Today is my little boy’s 2nd birthday. I just have to gush a minute on how much I adore this handsome kid of mine. He melts my heart. It is so crazy how fast time flies by with kids! I swear it was just yesterday we were meeting him for the first time. Seriously, when […]

Greek Crostini

Greek Crostini from chef-in-training.com ...This appetizer is one of my new favorites! With tzatziki sauce, feta and some fresh veggies... how on earth could it go wrong?!

There are very few things in this world that I like better than Greek and Mexican food. Today, the emphasis is on Greek. This crostini recipe is the perfect balance of delicious and refreshing. With so many fresh vegetables and flavors, this is one appetizer people will keep coming back for more of. I think […]