Bacon Wrapped Sausage Jalapeño …

Bacon-Wrapped Sausage Jalapeño Poppers... The perfect appetizer for game day! Packed with heat, cool cream cheese and sizzling flavor!

Super Bowl Sunday is THIS SUNDAY! Are you as excited as I am?! My house happens to be a house divided… I am rooting for the Denver Broncos and my darling husband is rooting for the Seattle Seahawks. This could make for an interesting night at our house ;) This appetizer will be a hit […]

Shortbread Cake

Shortbread Cake from chef-in-training.com ...This cake is a soft and fluffier version of shortbread cookies. It is super simple to make and tastes absolutely delicious!

My mom has always told me about this cake she grew up with my Grandma making. She would go on and on about the simplicity of it but how delicious she remembered it being. I finally got around to making this cake and trying it out for myself. It is like a soft shortbread cake. […]

Minestrone Soup

Minestrone Soup from chef-in-training.com ... A healthy and flavorful dinner that is SO delicious!

I know there are plenty of versions of this soup out there on the internet. This happens to be my mother’s version that she created, and let me tell you, if it comes from my mom, you KNOW its going to be good! This soup is healthy and flavorful. It is super delicious and a […]

Samoa Oreo Cookies

Samoa Oreo Cookies from chef-in-training.com ...These cookies are SUPER easy and seriously SO delicious!

You have heard me say it before but I will say it again, I am absolutely obsessed with Samoa Cookies! I like to do different takes on them to change things up a bit!… Check out my SAMOA PUDDING COOKIES, SAMOA TRUFFLES and SAMOA BROWNIES for a few other tasty options! These cookies are about […]

Honey Lime Mango Chicken

Honey Lime Mango Chicken from chef-in-training.com ...A dinner recipe that is as delicious as it is healthy!

With it being the new year, I am sure a lot of us are trying to eat healthier. I love when dinners don’t compromise on flavor just because they are “healthy”. This recipe is FABULOUS! The mango, pomegranate and avocado combine with the honey-lime coating to creating a chicken dinner that is not only full […]

SNICKERS Muddy Buddies

Snickers Muddy Buddies from chef-in-training.com.... SO easy and one of the best versions of "muddy buddies" you will ever eat!

I absolutely am in love with my Milky Way Muddy Buddies that I thought it was high time for another candy bar version. Snickers have always been one of my favorite candy bars. Peanuts, caramel, nougat, chocolate…. perfection. I started experimenting and found that snickers actually melt down quite nicely, leaving little chunks of peanuts […]

Chicken Cacciatore

Chicken Cacciatore from chef-in-training.com ...An easy, delicious and healthy dinner!

One of my goals for this year is to make dinner more often around my house. I know what you are thinking… “You’re Chef in Training, you cook ALL the time!” I wish I could say we ALWAYS sit down to the dinner table to a meal I cooked from scratch, but the truth of […]

German Chocolate Cookies

German Chocolate Cookies from chef-in-training.com ...These cookies are seriously SO GOOD! A must try recipe!

I have been anxiously awaiting to share this recipe with you! First, I really need to thank you all for your patience with me as I endured some serious morning sickness for nearly half of my pregnancy. Being so sick sure made cooking and baking really difficult. Luckily, I seem to be better… knock on […]