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! 4.6 from 7 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 »

Pralines and Cream Dream Dessert …

Pralines and Cream Dream Dessert from chef-in-training.com …This dessert is so easy to make and the flavor is amazing! It really is the perfect fall dessert!

Fall is fast approaching and I couldn't be more excited. It is actually my favorite season. The temperatures are cooling down, fall clothing is my favorite, school is back in season and the cooking and baking is wonderful. Fall is my absolute favorite time to bake and cook. The house is always filled with an array of delicious smells. I love Pralines and Cream! I mean, most people do right?! This yummy dessert is a delicious fall adaption from … Continue Reading »

Pepper Jack Cheese Dip …

Pepper Jack Cheese Dip from chef-in-training.com …This Dip is the perfect blend of heat and cool! It is the hit of the party!

I LOVE a good cheese dip! My husband loves them even more than I do. Its actually is favorite type of food. This Pepper Jack Cheese Dip is incredible! It is the right blend of heat and cool and will be the biggest hit of the party! It is super simple to make and got rave reviews for all who tried it. It is creamy with just the right amount of spice. We served it with toasted bread, but it would also be great with chips or whatever you feel … Continue Reading »

Chocolate Banana Muffins …

Chocolate Banana Muffins from chef-in-training.com …These muffins are so moist and have the most delicious flavor! Definitely one of the best muffins I have ever eaten!

My parents have some pretty incredible neighbors. Growing up, my neighbors were really close. We had what was called "chairs" every Sunday, where all the neighbors would bring their lawn chairs and gather in my parent's driveway to talk and mingle. It has been years since I lived at my parents house, and sure enough, every sunday they are still gathering for "chairs".  I seriously love that neighborhood. One of my mom's closest friends and … Continue Reading »