Minestrone Soup

Minestrone Soup from chef-in-training.com ... A healthy and flavorful dinner that is SO delicious!

I know there are plenty of versions of this soup out there on the internet. This happens to be my mother’s version that she created, and let me tell you, if it comes from my mom, you KNOW its going to be good! This soup is healthy and flavorful. It is super delicious and a […]

Slow Cooker Creamy Ranch Chicken

Slow Cooker Creamy Ranch Chicken on chef-in-training.com ...This recipe is extremely flavorful and SO easy! A new family favorite!

It was warm here in Utah, and then it wasn’t. Surprise Surprise. haha! Typical spring weather for this state. I love my slow cooker, especially during colder days. It brings wonderful comforting smells that fill my home all day long, making it feel extra cozy. This recipe comes from one of my favorite cookbooks, 365 […]

Copy-Cat Paradise Bakery Fire …

Copy-Cat Paradise Bakery Fire Roasted Tomato Soup on chef-in-training.com ...This soup is one of my new favorites! So easy and so delicious! #recipe #soup

Paradise Bakery is one of my favorite places to eat for two reasons: 1. Their chocolate chip cookies…. Hands down the best! and 2. The Fire Roasted Tomato Soup. I usually get one or the other, usually both, whenever I go. The last time I went to Paradise Bakery, I told myself it was about […]

Slow Cooker Turkey and Gravy

Slow Cooker Turkey and Gravy on chef-in-training.com ...So easy and delicious! #dinner #recipe #turkey

Turkey is a traditional Thanksgiving and sometimes Christmas recipe. Unless of course you are my father-in-law. Then, it could possibly be a weekly recipe :) To be honest, the thought of cooking a Turkey stresses me out. You may remember my raw meat storing from here. This recipe for Slow Cooker Turkey and Gravy is […]

Slow Cooker Lemon Chicken

Slow Cooker Lemon Chicken!  An easy and delicious meal! #chicken #slowcooker

I love slow cooker meals! This one came from the Taste of Home Slow Cooker Recipes magazine. I absolutely adore Taste of Home and specifically that magazine! My slow cooker is my best friend :) I made this for dinner last week and we really enjoyed it! It was a fun change to our typical […]

Copy-Cat Zupas Wisconsin …

Copy-Cat Zupas Wisconsin Cauliflower Soup!  AMAZING! So close to the real deal! #soup #recipe

Have you ever heard of Zupas?! If not, you need to look it up right now, find the closest one to you and make it a goal to get there at some point.  It is my favorite little sandwich, salad and soup restaurant.  Whenever I go home to visit my parents, its the place that […]

Slow Cooker Chicken and …

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It is summer time which usually means we are all out enjoying the outdoors!  On days I know we are going to be gone for a few hours at a time, I love to do crock pot dinners.  This one is absolutely delicious and comes from the 365 Days of Slow-Cooking Cookbook (one of my […]

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 […]