Oven Roasted Stuffed Tomatoes …

Oven Roasted Stuffed Tomatoes from chef-in-training.com …This is one recipe you HAVE to try! So much flavor packed into a mouth watering recipe!

This is one of those recipes that I have been contemplating how to best describe how delicious it is to you. I wish I could tell you how incredible this recipe really is. It has quickly become one of my favorite meals. I am IN LOVE with them. They are packed and "stuffed" with such incredible flavor! The tomato is cooked perfectly and is so juicy. My sister, who can be quite the picky eater, dubbed this to be one of her favorite dinners. If … Continue Reading »

S’more Brownies …

S'more Brownies from chef-in-training.com …These brownies are insanely DELICIOUS! A definite must try recipe!

Brownies are by far one of my favorite desserts! I am a chocoholic through and through. S'mores also happen to be one of my summer favorites! I decided to combine the two into one fabulous dessert! I mean really though. What is not to love about graham cracker crust, fudgy brownies, melted chocolate and toasted marshmallow?! I could not stop eating these. My self control went out the window. If you are looking for a delicious dessert and … Continue Reading »

Coconut Brown Sugar Glazed …

Coconut Brown Sugar Glazed Grilled Pineapple from chef-in-training.com …This recipe is AMAZING and perfect for summer!

I adore Grilled Pineapple. It is seriously amazing. I have tried my fair share of grilled pineapple recipes… but I felt it needed a hint of something special. Coconut Extract :) MMMM… it is incredible. I mean, we all like that Pina Colada flavor right? Coconut and Pineapple are meant to be BFFS. Warm grilled pineapple topped with a sweet glaze, is there anything better?! If you need a quick grill side dish recipe for your next BBQ, let this be … Continue Reading »

Creamy Jalapeño Stuffed Burgers …

Creamy Jalapeño Stuffed Burgers with Raspberry Chipotle Sauce from chef-in-training.com …This very well could be the best burger you will ever eat!

This. Burger. Is. Amazing. Words cannot actually describe the deliciousness of this recipe. This is the kind of gourmet burger you would order at some crazy fancy restaurant and only dream of replicating. Seriously though. If you need to make something spectacular for your next BBQ to knock the socks off of your company, MAKE THESE! They will be singing your name in sweet praises for the rest of time. Now there is definitely a kick to these … Continue Reading »

Key Lime Pie …

Key Lime Pie from chef-in-training.com …This pie is FABULOUS! It is so quick and easy and the vanilla wafer crust compliments it perfectly!

When I was pregnant with my second child, my husband and I took a cruise to the Bahamas. One of the stops along the way was in Key West, Florida. It was there I had my first Key Lime Pie. Crazy that it took me so long, huh? Believe it or not, I am not typically a pie person. You may have gathered that based on my slim selection of pies on this blog. That being said, you know when I post a pie recipe, it has to be a good one! The key lime … Continue Reading »

Strawberry Jello Poke Cake …

Strawberry Jello Poke Cake …This recipe is easy, fast, beautiful and SO yummy!

With the 4th of July this week, I thought I would share with you a recipe that is popular with my inlaws. Not only does it look festive for the holiday, but it is SO EASY to make. I have seen the recipe here and there all over the blogging world, but I first tasted it when I married into my husband's family. I added a little almond extract to the whipped topping, but you could easily leave that out. I just think almond extract adds a little … Continue Reading »

Skinny Rice Pudding …

Skinny Rice Pudding from chef-in-training.com …This recipe is absolutely delicious!

I adore rice pudding. In fact, it is one of my favorite things to eat. My grandma from Greece, my ya-ya as I call her :), would bring Greek Pudding mixes with her when she came to visit the states. I had grown to LOVE the flavor it added to the pudding. However, we would find ourselves soon running out of these packets after she left. My mom created this recipe almost a decade ago and I think it is amazing. I still get excited when my grandma … Continue Reading »