Chicken Enchilada Pillows

Chicken Enchilada Pillows from chef-in-training.com ...A simple and unique twist on traditional enchiladas. This recipe is so delicious and will soon become a new family favorite!

Enchiladas are one of my favorite dinners. However, since it is one of my favorite dinners, we tend to have them any chance I get to make repeat dinners. Being a food blogger, you are constantly creating new content which means repeat dinners don’t happen as often as they did in my pre-blog life. Since […]

Black Bean Hummus

Black Bean Hummus from chef-in-training.com ...This could possibly be the best hummus recipe ever! It is SO good and jam-packed with flavor!

With Cinco de Mayo around the corner, I thought it would be fun to put a Mexican-ish spin on one of my favorite appetizers :) Let me introduce you to Black Bean Hummus… this could quite possibly be my favorite hummus yet! It is jam packed with INCREDIBLE flavor that will have you coming back […]

Spicy Black Beans and Rice

Spicy Black Beans and Rice on chef-in-training.com ...This is a fast, easy, healthy and flavorful meal! It gets rave reviews in my home!

Growing up, my mom made this dinner often after a good workout. The great thing about it is that it is packed with so much delicious flavors, you really wouldn’t mind eating healthy if this dish was placed in front of you. It was and still is one of my favorite easy dinners to whip […]

Santa Fe Chicken Quesadillas

Santa Fe Chicken Quesadilla from chef-in-training.com ...This is absolutely the best quesadilla I have ever had! So many great flavors! #recipe #dinner

Mexican Food is my favorite type of food, no ifs ands or buts about it! Last week, I chopped off part of my thumb and had to get it sewn back on. My husband was on travel for work, so my parents so kindly offered to let me stay with them until he got back […]

Chicken Enchilada Casserole

Chicken Enchilada Casserole on chef-in-training.com  ...The great flavor of chicken enchiladas, with only a fraction of the work! #dinner #recipe

Casseroles. Lets talk about these for a second. I think sometimes casseroles get a negative connotation with the name because people associate them with sloppy, cheap or a mixture of “stuff” combined into one dish. I beg to differ. I LOVE casseroles. I mean sometimes combining your favorite stuff into a simple dish makes the […]

Cheesy Enchilada Casserole

Cheesy Enchilada Casserole!  This will have your whole family licking their plates clean! It's delicious!

Mexican Food. So much to be said about two of my favorite words. I could live off of Mexican Food for every meal for the rest of my life and die one happy girl. Enchiladas may be one of my favorite ways to enjoy it. Sometimes though, the process can be long. Stuffing and rolling […]

Chipotle Chicken Salad

Chipotle Chicken Salad

I have another GREAT salad to share with you today!  This one is one of my personal favorites because it brings to life the Mexican flavors that I love in the form of a refreshing salad!  This recipe is so versatile in adding or subtracting what you do or don’t want.  Dig in!  You are going […]

Crock Pot Creamy Black Bean …

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I love this time of year!  I love watching my little girl play outside.  It is her heaven.  She loves the outdoors, parks, walks… basically anything that gets her out of the house she has been stuck in all winter long.  On days that we are outside, I hate stressing about what to make for […]