Banana Bars with Brown Butter …

Banana Bars with Brown Butter Frosting from chef-in-training.com …These bars are so soft and delicious! The perfect way to use up some ripe bananas!

For those that follow me on instagram, you may have seen my post some bars- these are NOT them, but they are good! That recipe will hopefully be coming in the next week :) Do you have some ripe bananas? Need a recipe to make with them? Give these bars a try! My sister has been making this recipe for a year or so now which comes from The Girl Who Ate Everything. She is not a chocolate person at all (unlike me) and always brings these when she … Continue Reading »

Homemade Biscuits …

Homemade Biscuits from chef-in-training.com …This recipe is SO easy and so delicious! Definitely a keeper!

Biscuits are so delicious and SO easy to make! This recipe is one that has been in my family for a while and is definitely a keeper. I tend to use can biscuits for a lot of recipes purely out of convenience, but forgot that it is really is almost just as quick to whip up this dough, plus it tastes WAY better than the can stuff. I promise you that! I have an amazing recipe for Biscuits and Gravy coming your way next week so stay tuned for that. … Continue Reading »

More than 60 Dip Recipes …

dip-recipes

I LOVE appetizers and one of my favorite kind of appetizer happens to be dips. Here is a collection of some incredible dips for you to choose from for your next party or get together :) … Continue Reading »

Zucchini Cookies …

Zucchini Cookies from chef-in-training.com …These cookies are soft and cake-like and taste amazing! A great way to use up some of that zucchini!

It is almost that time where the zucchinis in our gardens take over. Sometimes there is so much zucchini that we don't know what to do with it all! These cookies are a variation of my Banana Cookies and are absolutely delightful! They are light cake-like cookies topped with a delicious buttercream frosting. The zucchini provides a fun and yummy texture to the cookies and is a good way to sneak in some veggies without the kids knowing it … Continue Reading »

Lemon Herb Chicken Pasta …

Lemon Herb Chicken Pasta from chef-in-trainign.com ….This meal tastes so refreshing and will soon be a family favorite!

Dinner time can be pretty tricky at our house sometimes. We have a lot of opinionated eaters. This meal is one that my family really enjoyed. The lemon provides such a fresh flavor and the sauce isn't heavy tasting. It is light in consistency and compliments the heaviness of the pasta perfectly. My kids love the chicken! The herbs bring in additional delicious flavors and the whole meal works together wonderfully. This is definitely a recipe I … Continue Reading »

Sweet and Sour Stuffed Shells …

Sweet and Sour Stuffed Shells from chef-in-training.com …This meal is packed with amazing flavor and is pretty simple to put together!

Stuffed shells are so fun to make! They are easy to change up the flavor and make for an incredible meal. My husband is a huge fan of the sweet and sour flavor and I thought it would be a fun to try and incorporate that in a new meal. This version of stuffed shells offers a variety of flavors and is pretty easy to throw together. It has a great hawaiian flare with each and every bite. If you need a new meal to add to your family's dinner … Continue Reading »

Boston Cream Pie Trifle …

Boston Cream Pie Trifle from chef-in-training.com …If you love boston cream pie, then you HAVE to try this recipe! It is so amazing!

Boston Cream Pie Cake is amazing. I mean, whats not to love about yellow cake, creamy filling and chocolate? It actually happens to be my mom's favorite kind of cake. My mom and I were brainstorming what to make for a get together we were having, and thats when we got the brilliant idea to create a trifle version of this ever so popular cake. Everyone loves a good trifle and they are super popular in the summer for BBQs and pot lucks. This … Continue Reading »

Coconut Cashew Oatmeal Cookies …

Coconut Cashew Oatmeal Cookies… These cookies are amazing!

In my adult life, I have turned into a lover of most things coconut. I used to despise coconut. In additional to these Coconut Cashew Oatmeal Cookies, I am making things like Triple Coconut Poke Cake and Coconut Chai Chocolate Chips Cookies. These cookies were inspired after my recent introduction to coconut covered cashews. I first found them at Trader Joe's, and then most recently at Costco. The sweet and salty combination is unresistable. I … Continue Reading »