Smothered Slow Cooker Chile …

Smothered Slow Cooker Salsa Verde Pork Burritos from chef-in-training.com ... This meal couldn't be easier and it is SO good! One of our family's favorites!

With school back in session, I am all about easy meals that I can throw together with little effort on my part. That is why I love slow cooker meals. Minimal prep work and one delicious, easy meal that cooks for hours and makes your house smell amazing! This is a recipe my mom has been making since I was a little girl and it is fabulous!  The flavor of the pork is amazing and we wrap it in smother burritos. If you are looking for a tasty … Continue Reading »

Cream Cheese Stuffed Pumpkin …

Cream Cheese Stuffed Pumpkin Spice Pull Apart Bread from chef-in-training.com ...This recipe is outrageously delicious! Ooey gooey and packed with fall flavor and cream goodness inside each bite!

During the weekends, I am ALWAYS searching for fun, unique and delicious breakfasts to make for my family... because truth be told, most weekdays are a bowl of cereal or Eggo waffles. I don't know how on earth my mom made us a delicious homemade breakfast every morning growing up. She must be super woman because I just don't have that kind of time weekday mornings juggling all 3 kids and trying to get them out the door for school. However, I … Continue Reading »

“Knock Your Socks …

"Knock Your Socks Off" Tailgate Sliders from chef-in-training.com ...These sliders are ALWAYS the biggest hit with a crowd! They are AMAZING!

Mushroom. Pepper Jack. Burger. Pretzel Bun. Sliders. And trust me, these will definitely "knock your socks off!" This recipe is hands down delicious and would be the PERFECT thing to serve at your next game day party... or really anytime in general. Mushrooms happen to be my favorite vegetable, but don't let that deter you if you are not a mushroom person. My husband, who actually typically loathes mushrooms, claimed these as a "Hubby … Continue Reading »

Graham Cracker Toffee …

Graham Cracker Toffee from chef-in-training.com …you will not even believe how easy this recipe is to make and how incredibly DELICIOUS it is!

Okay. This is one recipe from my blog you HAVE to try! It is SO easy, SO simple, SO fast and OH SO good! My neighbor, Faith, gave us this recipe and we are HOOKED! I could not stop eating these. Everyone who tried them wanted the recipe. The texture, the flavor, the whole recipe is perfection!  I enjoy recipes that my kids can be involved in and this happens to be one of those. My kids love to help me spread the chocolate and sprinkle the … Continue Reading »

Sugar Cookie Dough Frosting …

Sugar Cookie Dough Frosting… oh. my. gosh. This recipe is INCREDIBLE and the flavor is spot on!

We recently celebrated my little girl's birthday. She loves cupcakes and especially loves the color pink. I wanted to try something different to jazz up her cake a bit from the traditional. That is what sparked this idea. If you can't tell by now, I have a cookie dough frosting obsession… check out Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Frosting, Snickerdoodle Cookie Dough Frosting and Peanut Butter Cookie Dough Frosting. This latest installment to … Continue Reading »

Pear Upside Down Cake …

Pear Upside Down Cake from chef-in-training.com …This cake is quick, easy and absolutely delicious! It melts in your mouth!

Pears and I have an funny history together. Story time. Once upon a time, when I was the young age of 10, my mom flew out of town for a family trip. My dad had to work late so we were having dinner at a neighbors house. My mom never really ever served us pear halves before and I honestly had no idea what they looked like. When our neighbor brought out the pear halves on a plate I was startled. Me and my 8 year old sister looked at each other a … Continue Reading »