Beef Empanadas

Beef Empanadas from chef-in-training.com ...A easy and delicious dinner the whole family will love!

My mom used to work at a Mexican restaurant during her college days. To this day, she raves about their Beef Empanadas. While I was visiting a few weeks ago, she whipped some up and I must admit, they are as delicious as she raves about them! The tasty flavor of steak, seasonings and flavorful […]

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 […]

BAKED Creamy Green Chile Beef …

Baked Creamy Green Chile Beef Taquitos from chef-in-training.com ...Tastes like a million bucks but requires hardly any effort to make! Totally my kind of meal!

I am all about EASY and DELICIOUS dinners. These past couple weeks have been SO busy around my neck of the woods. Between me and my husband, our schedule can fill up pretty fast. Within the next month, I am flying out for 3 different events and my husband for one. I had two events […]

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 […]

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 […]

Enchilada Roll-Ups

Enchilada Roll-Ups at chef-in-training.com ... These are so good! A great Mexican/Italian spin that my whole family LOVES! #Mexican #dinner #recipe

I love Mexican food, but you probably already know this about me by now. I could live off of it for breakfast, lunch and dinner for the rest of my life and die a happy girl, not even joking. Luckily, Mexican food happens to be my family’s favorite as well, so this means we have […]

Copy-Cat Chili’s Salsa

Copy-Cat Chili's Salsa!  This tastes exactly like the original and whips up in just a few minutes!

One of my favorite appetizers to get at a restaurant is just your typical “Chips and Salsa.” Chili’s salsa is my absolute favorite! MMM! ┬áSometimes, my hubby and I will just go buy some whenever we get a hankering for it! You can imagine my excitement when I found this copy-cat recipe from Deals to […]