Shortbread Cake

Shortbread Cake from chef-in-training.com ...This cake is a soft and fluffier version of shortbread cookies. It is super simple to make and tastes absolutely delicious!

My mom has always told me about this cake she grew up with my Grandma making. She would go on and on about the simplicity of it but how delicious she remembered it being. I finally got around to making this cake and trying it out for myself. It is like a soft shortbread cake. […]

Slow Cooker Greek Chicken

Slow Cooker Greek Chicken from chef-in-training.com ...This chicken is extremely tender, easy to make and full of delicious flavor! One of my family's new favorite meals!

I adore Greek food. I actually crave feta cheese on a regular basis :) I was really in the mood for some Greek cuisine last week and decided to change up they way I cooked my chicken. The end result was tender, easily shreddible, favorable chicken breasts with Greek flair. I actually made it two […]

No-Bake Cheesecake

No-Bake Cheesecake from chef-in-training.com ...The perfect, simple and easy dessert! It seriously whips up in minutes and requires no oven!

This summer heat is pretty intense- at least for me. I am a whimp with heat though. I am the kind of girl that can’t even sleep with sheets on most nights because I feel like a furnace. Turning my oven on in the summer, as you can probably imagine, is one of the last […]

Galaktoboureko {Greek Custard …

Galaktoboureko {Greek Custard Pie} from chef-in-training.com ...an authentic and DELICIOUS Greek recipe!

I know I have mentioned it before, but I am a quarter Greek. My dad is half and my grandma is 100% Greek. In fact, she has lived in Greece her entire life! We have been over to visit a few times in my life, but really only one time that I remember vividly. It […]

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 […]

Mini German Pancakes

Mini German Pancakes! You will be blown away by how easy and delicious these are! The perfect personal sized breakfast! #breakfast #recipe

German pancakes are one of my favorite breakfasts. I remember my first time having these as a small girl, probably around 8 years old. I was at my Uncle’s house. His family raved about this breakfast non-stop. When I saw the pan pulled out of the oven, I was blown away by how neat it […]

Sun-Dried Tomato Hummus

Sun-Dried Tomato Hummus on chef-in-training.com ...This is a delicious and healthier alternative to traditional dips. It is jam packed with flavor and completely addictive! #recipe #appetizer #hummus

Sun-Dried Tomatoes could possibly be one of my most favorite things on the planet. I remember in high school, for my “after school snack,” I would ask my mom to make me some homemade sun dried tomatoes. She did this by letting them cook in the oven for a few hours at a low temp. […]

Chicken Tikka Masala

Chicken Tikka Masala on chef-in-training.com ...This dinner is JAM PACKED with delicious flavor and is surprisingly super easy to make! #dinner #recipe

Truth: Up until I made this dinner, I have never tasted Indian Food. Not that I haven’t wanted to, in fact, I have been begging my hubby to take me out to an Indian restaurant for years. My husband, however, (don’t tell him I’m telling you this) is kind of a wimp when it comes […]