Red and Green Velvet Brownies

Red and Green Velvet Brownies from chef-in-training.com ...These are so cute, festive and delicious for this holiday season!

After attending the Duncan Hines event a few months ago, I couldn’t wait to try out their new seasonal Holiday Velvets Cake Mix. I adore cake mix brownies and knew that that was exactly how I wanted to use the cake mix! These Duncan Hines Holiday Velvet brownies are fabulous!  Have your seen this incredible cake […]

Easy Cottage Cheese Dip

Easy Cottage Cheese Dip from chef-in-training.com ...this dip is SO easy and SO delicious!

Are you ready for a BRILLIANT idea?! This is one of those ideas that seems so simple and when you hear it, you almost want to slap yourself for not coming up with it in the first place. We went to celebrate Thanksgiving at my uncle’s house this year. One of our relatives, Aunt Tamala, […]

Beef Empanadas

Beef Empanadas from chef-in-training.com ...A easy and delicious dinner the whole family will love!

My mom used to work at a Mexican restaurant during her college days. To this day, she raves about their Beef Empanadas. While I was visiting a few weeks ago, she whipped some up and I must admit, they are as delicious as she raves about them! The tasty flavor of steak, seasonings and flavorful […]

The Downtowner Sandwich

Copy cat of True Aggie Cafe's "The Downtowner" sandwich on chef-in-training.com is one of THE BEST sandwiches you will ever eat! And its perfect for Thanksgiving leftovers!

I’m going to take you back, back to my college days. I went to Utah State University up in the cute little city of Logan, Utah. It is a cute little college town. Not big at all but filled with its own charm. The thing I love about smaller towns like this one, is all […]

Asian Chicken Wraps

Asian Chicken Wraps from chef-in-training.com ...These are a new and fresh lunch/dinner idea that is packed with delicious flavor and stuffed with tasty ingredients!

I am ALWAYS struggling for new and creative lunch ideas. Breakfast and dinner come easy for me to whip something up, but lunch- it can sometimes be the rushed and hurried meal of the day. Lunch for me is something I know I gotta do, but doesn’t get a second thought. I have really been […]

Beau Monde Dip

Beau Monde Dip from chef-in-training.com ...An easy, delicious and refreshing appetizer that you don't have to feel guilty about!

I love refreshing dips that you don’t have to feel super guilty about eating. My Aunt Suzie makes this dip all the time for family get togethers and I am so excited to share it with you today. This dip is flavorful and has such a fresh taste to it. We love to dip veggies […]

Buffalo Chicken Taquitos

Buffalo Chicken Taquitos from chef-in-training.com ...This recipe is INSANELY delicious! A must try for sure!

In case you aren’t following me on instagram, you might have missed my big announcement…. yes, SURPRISE! We are upgrading to a family of FIVE at the end of May! It was a surprise baby but we couldn’t be more excited! For those of you wondering, I guess I will share a few simple facts about […]

Samoa Brownies

Samoa Brownies from chef-in-training.com ...Rich fudgey brownies toped with a delicious salted caramel buttercream, toasted coconut, chocolate and gooey caramel.

I have been on the biggest samoa kick lately! Everything about them is heaven. These brownies are nothing short of fabulous. The salted buttercream on top of these rich and fudgey brownies, topped with crisp toasted coconut, chocolate and gooey caramel all combine to perfection. These brownies seriously have it all and you would be […]