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 […]

BAKED Cream Cheese Rangoons

BAKED Cream Cheese Rangoons from chef-in-training.com ....These little appetizers are insanely delicious and addictive!

Today I have a yummy Chinese appetizer to share with you. Whenever I go to Panda Express I see their Cream Cheese Rangoons staring me right in the face. I never get them because they are a couple buck extra (I’m cheap at Panda for some reason) and honestly, I try to avoid fried foods […]

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 […]

Chicken Cordon Bleu Pillows

Chicken Cordon Bleu Pillows from chef-in-training.com ....This very well could be my family's new favorite dinner! You need to try this recipe out asap!

If you don’t know by now, you are going to want to write this down. My husband’s ALL TIME FAVORITE DINNER {and probably all-time favorite recipe in general} from this blog is our famous, CHICKEN PILLOWS. Such a simple dinner, yet all around rave reviews from all who have tried it. I was talking with […]

Coconut Chocolate Bars

Chocolate Coconut Bars from chef-in-training.com ...Coconut, sweetened condensed milk and chocolate, this recipe is DELICIOUS!

I come from a long line of coconut lovers in my family…on both sides of my family actually. I must have missed the memo, because coconut can be hard for me to swallow sometimes, literally. I don’t know if its the texture, the shape… who really knows, alls I’m saying is- different strokes for different […]

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 […]