Loaded Potato Puff Dip from thenovicechefblog.com

Loaded Potato Puff Dip*

I’m a sucker for a good dip — wait, scratch that — I am a sucker for dip. I don’t care if it’s the french onion dip that you make with a packet of seasonings and carton of sour cream…or a dip that you slaved hours over and cost...
Peanut Butter Chocolate Chunk Cookies with a Marshmallow Center  from thenovicechefblog.com

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chunk Cookies with a Marshmallow Center*

I am having surgery on Wednesday. To say that I am a little angsty about it, would be like saying Lindsay Lohan just needs a long nap. Now to be fair, this isn’t some super scary surgery — I am having my wisdom teeth removed. I have all 4...
Chocolate Biscoff Macarons from thenovicechefblog.com

Chocolate Biscoff Macarons*

Today officially marks 400 posts. That translates into A LOT of dirty dishes!! Someone recently told me they are surprised that I am still blogging after so many years. But I am not surprised — I have loved this blog since I first hit Publish. Sure there are things...
Hornet's Nest Cake from thenovicechefblog.com

Hornet’s Nest Cake*

My Dad is 50 and still eats like a frat boy. His food groups consist of the following: Beer, Ramen Noodles, Beer, Sausage & Cheese, Popcorn, Beer and Chips. For good measure, he will sometimes have a bowl of cereal or a sandwich — however both of those are...