Cornmeal Buttermilk Waffles

Cornmeal Buttermilk Waffles from chef-in-training.com ...The cornmeal is the secret ingredient to the incredible texture of these delicious waffles!

I have come across a secret ingredient in waffles that provides a WONDERFUL texture… What is it you ask? Well, if you haven’t guessed by the title, I’ll tell you! It’s CORNMEAL! My parent’s neighbors shared this family recipe of theirs and my mother has deemed it her new favorite waffle recipe. The buttermilk makes […]

Homemade Brownie Mix

Homemade Brownie Mix from chef-in-training.com ...This is SUCH A GREAT recipe to have on hand. It stores for 10-12 weeks in an airtight container and makes easy and fun neighbor gifts for the holidays!

I am a chocolate lover through and through. Pass me the rich and fudgy decadent brownie and I am one happy girl. This recipe comes straight from my grandma’s cookbook. It is fun to make up a big batch of these and portion them out for gifts in mason jars. I love this recipe for a […]

Nutella Swirl Pumpkin Bread

Nutella Swirl Pumpkin Bread from chef-in-training.com ...This bread combines two fabulous ingredients into one moist and delicious recipe!

Are you loving all the fabulous pumpkin recipes hitting blog world as of late? I know I am. Pumpkin is one of my favorite ingredients to bake with but it is only *socially* acceptable to break out during fall… I know… crazy, right?! haha! Anyway- I am taking crazy advantage of pumpkin during the season […]

Pumpkin Streusel Bars

Pumpkin Streusel Bars from chef-in-training.com ...These pumpkin bars are seriously THE BEST! They are so moist and delicious!

It is now officially fall and I couldn’t be more excited. Fall is my favorite season and I especially love fall baking. I have been wanting to add pumpkin bars to my recipe collection for a couple seasons now. I decided to take Paula Deen’s recipe and adapt it to my own liking. I think […]

Perfect Poppy Seed Bread

Perfect Poppy Seed Bread from chef-in-training.com ...The texture and flavor of this recipe is seriously melt-in-your-mouth delicious! My favorite!

I love this Poppy Seed Bread recipe. I grew up this recipe and have been in love with it since I was a little kid. This is another one of those family favorite recipes that is stored away in my grandma’s cookbook she gave each of us grandkids and is one that is highlighted, starred […]

Creme Brûlée Muffins

Creme Brûlée Muffins from chef-in-training.com ...The flavors of a fancy dessert in a simple, soft and delicious muffin! #breakfast #recipe #muffin

Almost a year ago, I joined my husband at the Wynn in Las Vegas for one of his business trips. It was fabulous. When he was off doing business, I lounged around in my incredible hotel room and relaxed. We left the babies with my parents. Silence is not something I hear very often being […]

Restaurant Style Onion Rings

Restaurant Style Onion Rings from chef-in-training.com ...These are SO easy to make and taste like they come straight from a restaurant! #recipe #appetizer

When I was little, I HATED onions. I wanted nothing to do with them… UNLESS it was onion rings. Don’t ask me why a deep fried onion was better than any other kind of onion. Oh wait, deep fried anything is always better :) These onion rings are so easy to make and taste like […]

EASY Homemade Corn Dogs

EASY Homemade Corn Dogs from chef-in-training.com ...You will be blown away by how simple and quick these whip up! They are delicious and make the perfect after-school-snack! #recipe #lunch

Growing up, I LOVED corn dogs, but then again, I think every kid loves corn dogs. Why do kids love these things so much?! My family and I came to visit my parents for a few days. My kids love visiting with their grandparents and also love hanging out with their aunt and uncle who […]