Lemon Sandwich Cookies …

Lemon Sandwich Cookies... soft chewy cookies filled with a delicious lemon buttercream! The perfect amount of lemon for a refreshing bite each and every time!

Happy Super Bowl Sunday! Eek! I LOVE Super Bowl Sunday. I actually count down to the day each and every new year. I mean, whats not to love about the three "Fabulous F"s: Friends, Football and my favorite of the three FOOD! Today though, I am sure you are appetizer-ed out (yes appetizer-ed is totally a legit adjective), so I thought I would share a refreshing cookie. These Lemon Sandwich Cookies have the perfect hint of lemon in each and … Continue Reading »

Creamy Spinach Soup …

Creamy Spinach Soup... this soup is SO delicious! This is a definite must try soup!

I LOVE soup, especially this time of year! There is nothing better than warming up to a delicious bowl of hot soup on a cold winter day, which we seem to be having a lot of where I live. I wanted to try changing up our traditional soup menu. Okay, let me tell you. This Creamy Spinach Soup is BEYOND yummy! The flavor is perfection and a great way to eat some greens! Even my pickiest eaters devoured this soup. Creamy soups are my absolute … Continue Reading »

Meaty Three Cheese Lasagna …

Meaty Three Cheese Lasagna... this is honestly THE BEST lasagna I have ever tried! The flavors are incredible!

My husband and I are very particular about where we go out to eat. Most of the time, we choose Mexican food because it is something everyone in my family agrees upon and because we have so many different options of places to eat where we live and each offers a wide variety of truly good Mexican food. When the idea of going out for Italian comes up, I usually opt for making in at home. Not because we don't love Italian food, because we whole … Continue Reading »

Cannoli Dip …

Cannoli Dip... This dip is INCREDIBLE! It literally tastes just like a cannoli and is SO simple to make!

Food and I have a crazy relationship. When I taste something amazing, I go weak in the knees. Yes, I have a love affair with food :) Have you tried a cannoli before? If not, I dare say you are missing out! They are spectacular! A crispy outside.. and that interior... YUM! Then it dawned on me, how perfect would it be to make a dip out of the insides!?! And it was just that... perfect. I browsed the internet and found it had been done … Continue Reading »

Toffee Caramel Apple Dip …

Toffee Caramel Apple Dip... this is easy, delicious and a crowd favorite!

I love quick and easy dips, and I have a few in queue to share with you sometime in the near future :) Be excited because they are absolutely delicious! The dip I am going to share with you today is a spin off from a popular caramel apple dip recipe on my blog. Toffee bits are like little tiny pieces of heaven. AND they go perfectly with caramel and apples! This dip is super delicious and is sure to be a crowd favorite wherever you take … Continue Reading »

Samoa Sheet Cake …

Samoa Sheet Cake... this has been deemed one of "Chef in Training"'s Top 5 favorite recipes on her blog! It is one of the best desserts you will ever taste!

Every now and then, with all the yummy recipes I make for this blog, one recipe stand out more than the others...  a recipe I claim to be one of my top favorites from the blog. Top favorites meaning within the Top 5 of almost 1000 recipes... Today, I am sharing one of those recipes that made my personal favorites list. I thought I was in love with this Chocolate Sheet Cake... And then changed things up to make this Coconut Sheet Cake … Continue Reading »

Chicken Cordon Bleu Sliders …

Chicken Cordon Bleu Sliders... These are quick, easy and a crowd favorite! The flavor is perfection!

Are you starting to plan your menu for Super Bowl Sunday yet?! I am sifting through my options and trying to pick the perfect menu. There are SO many types of recipes and choices to pick from. Sliders are a definite must for me. I adore sliders. They are perfect for appetizers or dinner. I serve them for both. Chicken Cordon Bleu happens to be my favorite dinner ingredient combo, so I knew it would make for an excellent slider! Layers of … Continue Reading »