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 […]

Slow Cooker Honey Maple BBQ Ribs

Slow Cooker Honey Maple BBQ Ribs from chef-in-training.com ...Hubby declared these to be the best ribs ever! They are perfectly flavored and fall right off the bone!

I have had one particular goal in life since getting married, cook the perfect ribs. This may seem easy enough for most, but I am not most people with it comes to this. Let me explain: 1. I usually only cook chicken breasts, purely for preference. I am a white meat kind of gal. However, […]

Peanut Lettuce Wraps

Peanut Lettuce Wraps from chef-in-training.com ...These are a fun and delicious way to bring something new to the dinner table!

Lettuce wraps are a great way to enjoy food without adding a lot of extra calories. Normally, I love to wrap my hearty fillings in tortillas or some sort of bread product, but every now and again I love a good lettuce wrap. My sister has been raving about this Peanut Lettuce Wrap recipe her […]

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 […]

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 […]

Creamy Cheesy Carrot Casserole

Creamy Cheesy Carrot Casserole!  A family favorite recipe! These are the perfect side dish! #casserole #recipe

Creamy Cheesy Carrot Casserole… I feel like that is a tongue twister of “c” words! This is a recipe my husband brought into our marriage. His mom made it (and still makes it) all the time.  It is such an incredible side dish to almost any meal. I can honestly say, this is a hubby […]

Slow Cooker Sweet and Saucy …

Slow Cooker Sweet and Saucy Chicken! A super easy meal that tastes amazing! #slowcooker #chicken

Life is busy around my parts.  The hubby has his busy season at work and the kids want to soak in every last bit of warmth we have here in Utah.  On days I know life is a little crazier than normal, I love to do crock pot meals. I found this yummy recipe in […]