Gingerbread Cookie Bars …

Gingerbread Cookie Bars... gingerbread cookies made easy! Everything you love about gingerbread cookies made into one simple and delicious bar!

The holidays are just around the corner. Can you believe Monday marks December 1st?! I can't. Where on earth did this year go?! One of my favorite holiday cookies are Gingerbread Cookies. They are wonderful! While it is fun to gobble up little gingerbread men, sometimes it can be tedious as far as work and time is concerned. My cute friends over at Six Sisters' Stuff just released their lasted cookbook, 12 Days of Christmas with Six … Continue Reading »

Po’ Boy Meatball …

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First of all, HAPPY THANKSGIVING! I hope you all have a wonderful and delicious day :) There is so much to be grateful for and I love having a holiday that focuses in on gratitude. I feel like I am most happy in life when I am counting my blessings. I have so much to be grateful for. And as I type out this post right now, I am overwhelmingly grateful for you, my amazing readers. This blog has really pushed me to be creative, think outside … Continue Reading »

Gingersnap Spice Cake …

Gingersnap Spice Cake from chef-in-training.com ...this cake is AMAZING! 4 layers of perfection!

Every Thanksgiving, my whole extended family on my mom's side gets together to celebrate and feast. They are ALL extraordinary cooks. And even that may be an understatement. They always try and top the previous year with all their delicious creations. The dessert table is nothing short of amazing. Any and all types of dessert make an appearance and each homemade. While my mom was brainstorming what she wanted to bring this year, this idea came … Continue Reading »

Garlic Parmesan Mashed Potatoes …

Garlic Parmesan Mashed Potatoes and Gravy from chef-in-training.com ...The flavor of these potatoes is outstanding and the gravy is equally amazing! This is the perfect side dish for almost any meal!

Mashed Potatoes are a must have side dish on a regular basis... at least in my house anyway. My whole family loves them and I love when my family eats their veggies ;) The flavor of these potatoes is truly outstanding. Anything with Garlic and Parmesan is definitely on the must try list. The gravy is equally delicious and the two together provide one of the best side dishes at any dinner table! You will not be disappointed with these! … Continue Reading »

Red Velvet Gooey Butter Cookies …

Red Velvet Gooey Butter Cookies... these cookies are so soft and the flavor is delicious! A perfect holiday treat!

Today, I have the exciting opportunity to share with you a recipe from my friend, Taste and Tell's, new cookbook, The Red Velvet Lover's Cookbook. I was beyond impressed with every recipe in this cookbook. I had such  hard time just picking one to share with you. … Continue Reading »

Oatmeal Cake …

Oatmeal Cake from chef-in-training.com ...This cake is so moist and flavorful! It will quickly become a new favorite!

This Oatmeal Cake will be one of THE BEST things you ever make. Seriously I mean, okay, it looks pretty good, but how it looks doesn't even compare with how it tastes! It is one of my personal favorite recipes here on the blog. It comes from that family cookbook my grandma made 20 something years ago and is truly one of the treasured ones in there. It is one of the most moist cakes you will ever experience. It literally melts in your mouth … Continue Reading »

Gingersnaps …

Gingersnaps from chef-in-training.com ...An easy, delicious and classic winter recipe! These cookies are SO good!

Gingersnaps are a classic winter recipe! These cookies are SO easy and so good! They are chewier and softer than traditional gingersnaps which is why I love them so much! Chewy and soft cookies are my favorite kind of cookies :) These cookies would make a fantastic recipe for your cookie exchange. My family couldn't keep their hands off of them! 4.3 from 3 reviews Gingersnaps   Print An easy, delicious and classic winter … Continue Reading »