“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 »

Powerhouse Cookies …

Powerhouse Cookies… these are SO delicious and will quickly become a healthy go-to cookie recipe!

Hello again! How do you feel about fall-inspired recipes? Can you already not get enough or are you still trying to savor the last days of summer? After all, there are still a couple of days left. I'm going to be honest. I am all in at this point. I tried holding out as long as possible, but finally caved last week. No matter which side your own, today's recipe is for you. It definitely serves as a reminder that fall is just around the corner, … Continue Reading »

Buttermilk Pumpkin Waffles …

Buttermilk Pumpkin Waffles from chef-in-training.com. … This recipe is the PERFECT fall breakfast! The waffles are amazing and the candied pecans are the perfect finishing touch!

Time for my first pumpkin recipe of the year… are you ready for this?! I am SO ready for pumpkin! This is the PERFECT Fall breakfast! If you love pumpkin, you have to try out these waffles! The candied pecans add the perfect crunch. Buttermilk pancakes and waffles are my favorite, so I figured, why not try a pumpkin version?! Then end result was fabulous! This is definitely a must-try fall recipe! 4.7 from 6 reviews Buttermilk … Continue Reading »

Chicken Cordon Bleu Soup …

Chicken Cordon Bleu Soup from chef-in-training.com …Oh. My. Gosh. This is seriously the best soup ever!

Chicken Cordon Bleu is probably one of my favorite dinners and favorite ways to spin a recipe. I know it is one of yours too, because anytime I post something to do with Chicken Cordon Bleu, you all go crazy for it… and as you should! They are all seriously amazing. This soup is nothing short of incredible. The flavor is SPOT ON to Chicken Cordon Bleu! Chicken, bacon, ham, swiss cheese, cream cheese… all the ingredients for a beautiful recipe … Continue Reading »