Oatmeal Cake

Oatmeal Cake from chef-in-training.com ...This cake is so moist and flavorful! It will quickly become a new favorite!

This Oatmeal Cake will be one of THE BEST things you ever make. Seriously I mean, okay, it looks pretty good, but how it looks doesn’t even compare with how it tastes! It is one of my personal favorite recipes here on the blog. It comes from that family cookbook my grandma made 20 something […]


Gingersnaps from chef-in-training.com ...An easy, delicious and classic winter recipe! These cookies are SO good!

Gingersnaps are a classic winter recipe! These cookies are SO easy and so good! They are chewier and softer than traditional gingersnaps which is why I love them so much! Chewy and soft cookies are my favorite kind of cookies :) These cookies would make a fantastic recipe for your cookie exchange. My family couldn’t keep their […]

Twix Cookies

Twix Cookies from chef-in-training.com ...If you love Twix, then you will LOVE these cookies! Shortbread cookie, caramel filling and chocolate topping- they are INCREDIBLE!

After making my Twix Truffle Brownies (which by the way, are amazing and you definitely need to try those out if you haven’t already!), I knew a Twix Cookie had to make a debut on the blog as well. The end result was SO delicious! Twix is my favorite candy bar. I love everything about […]

Classic Apple Pie

Classic Apple Pie from chef-in-training.com ...This pie is delicious! The right amount of tart and sweet and always a hit with the crowd!

It is so crazy to me that Thanksgiving is just a couple short weeks away. I feel like this year has been in overdrive lately. Seriously, where did it go?! If you are anything like my family, you are already getting the Thanksgiving menu finalized and recipe assignments out to the masses. Wherever my family […]

Praline Pumpkin Pie

Praline Pumpkin Pie from chef-in-training.com ...This pumpkin pie recipe has two delicious praline layers that add the perfect texture to each and every bite! It is amazing!

Pumpkin Pie is my dad’s favorite type of pie. In fact, I really can’t eat it without thinking of him and its always far more enjoyable eating a slice in the presence of his company. This particular pumpkin pie recipe is adapted from food dot com with a twist from my grandma. She adds a […]

Carrot Sheet Cake

Carrot Sheet Cake from chef-in-training.com ...This cake is DELICIOUS! It is so moist and perfect for fall!

I love baking in the fall. My kitchen smells amazing and the spices in the air make my heart happy :) This Carrot Sheet Cake is amazing! It is super moist, full of flavor and the cream cheese frosting is perfection. Fall is the perfect time to enjoy carrot cake- so why not transform it […]

Perfect Pumpkin Roll

Perfect Pumpkin Roll from chef-in-training.com ...This recipe is so moist, and delicious! Cream Cheese and pumpkin are a perfect combo and this dessert is sure to wow everyone who tastes it!

With fall here, I am basking in all the pumpkin I can before the “pumpkin” season officially runs its course :) Cream cheese and pumpkin are an incredible duo. One of the best fall combos out there in my honest opinion. As simplistic as a pumpkin roll may seem, it is ALWAYS the first thing […]

Orange Dreamsicle Cookies

Orange Dreamsicle Cookies from chef-in-training.com ...These cookies are INCREDIBLE! They are so soft and chewy and the flavor is amazing!

Orange Dreamsicles are magical. Really. The right combo of fruity and creamy. These cookies capture the subtle flavors of orange dreamsicle perfectly into each and every bite! They are adapted from my Lemon Cookies (a huge hit and a definite must-try recipe if you haven’t already). They are chewy, soft and exceptionally easy to make. The […]