The Downtowner Sandwich

Copy cat of True Aggie Cafe's "The Downtowner" sandwich on chef-in-training.com is one of THE BEST sandwiches you will ever eat! And its perfect for Thanksgiving leftovers!

I’m going to take you back, back to my college days. I went to Utah State University up in the cute little city of Logan, Utah. It is a cute little college town. Not big at all but filled with its own charm. The thing I love about smaller towns like this one, is all […]

Jalapeño Popper Cheese Ball

Jalapeño Popper Cheese Ball... One of your favorite appetizers takes on a new form. This cheese ball is an absolute crowd pleaser! #appetizer #recipe

My husband is a cheese ball fanatic. He could pound an entire cheese ball all by himself. Crazy right? When planning out out New Years menu, I knew we needed a delicious cheese ball to make an appearance. During the Christmas holiday, my amazing mother brought up the idea of a Jalapeño Popper Cheese Ball. […]

Peanut Butter Kiss Cookies

Peanut Butter Kiss Cookies from Chef in Training

I shared these on a guest post I did for my friend Ashton at Something Swanky a couple weeks ago, but today I am going to share them with you :) These Peanut Butter Kiss Cookies are such a classic recipe, but I tell you what, I have yet to find a peanut butter cookie […]

Apple Streusel Cake

Apple Streusel Cake! This cake is DELICIOUS! A semi-homemade recipe that no one would ever guess you took a short-cut to make it!

I hope you all enjoyed my husband as the special guest writer yesterday. Hey throughly enjoyed it and told me he got a tiny real glimpse of why I LOVE blogging so much!  Thanks for all your kind words about him! He was soaking it all in :) We might have to have him come […]

Cookies and Cream Popcorn

Cookies and Cream Popcorn!  Only 3 ingredients, making it not only delicious, but super easy!

Okay, lets talk about the ultimate snack food for a minute… Popcorn. Who doesn’t LOVE popcorn?! If you haven’t’ yet, be sure and check out my Caramel Marshmallow Popcorn, because really, it is FANTASTIC! Today I bring you another AMAZING popcorn that my mom and I created. I was down visiting last week for a wedding and […]

S’more Pudding Cookies

S'more Pudding Cookie!  A delicious take on the classic treat!  Who doesn't love a soft and tasty cookie?! #smore #cookie

There are SO many fun activities to do in the summertime! Camping is definitely one of those. Having a three-year-old and one-year-old, we don’t get out camping very often. (although sometimes, I can’t complain about that… I just love my comfy bed a little too much :) )  One of the best things about camping […]

Root Beer Cookies

Root Beer Cookies Recipe!  Perfect for summer.  If you love Root Beer, you are going to LOVE these cookies!

When I was pregnant with my little girl, the ONLY thing I ever craved was Root Beer.  I had a huge fountain drink of it daily.  Typically, when a woman is done being pregnant, she can’t even bare the sight of the food she craved because she has had it WAY too much.  This is […]

Easy Strawberry Cream Pie

Strawberry Cream Pie!...  This recipe is a total hit!  It is as delicious as it is gorgeous!

I typically am not a pie person. I know, I know.  Cast your judgements :) Its just if I am going to indulge in a dessert, pie would not be my first choice…. that is unless this pie is making its appearance! I am sure we all have recipes that take us back to childhood. […]