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 […]

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. […]

Layered Patriotic Drinks

Layered Patriotic Drinks! Beautiful and delicious!

The 4th is coming up, and if you are anything like me, you are already trying to get your menu in place. Sometimes with holidays it is all about the presentation.  I was so excited to find this drink recipe over at The Sisters’ Cafe . These drinks will still the show! Not only are they […]