The Novice Chef

30 Minutes or Less

Close up image of homemade mac and cheese recipe.

Homemade Mac and Cheese Recipe (15 minutes!)

Dirty rice is a classic Cajun rice dish loaded with flavor from Cajun seasonings, ground meat and the holy trinity of onions, celery and bell peppers! #DirtyRice #DirtyRiceRecipe #RiceRecipes #Rice #CajunRecipes #CajunFood #GroundMeatRecipes #GroundBeefRecipes #CreoleRecipes #CajunRice

Dirty Rice

A strawberry smoothie bowl with mixed berry and fruit toppings.

Strawberry Smoothie Bowl

Quarantini in a glass with toilet paper and vitamin c.

Quarantini Cocktail

sticky chicken tenders on a plate with dill pickles and ranch dressing.

Sticky Chicken Tenders

Greek Salad Dressing in Shaker Jar

Greek Salad Dressing

Spoon and jar with Homemade Greek Seasoning

Greek Seasoning

Sloppy Joes

Bowl of shredded chicken

Instant Pot Shredded Chicken Breasts

Cheese Enchiladas being pulled out of baking dish with a spatula.

Cheese Enchiladas

Mason jar filled with banana pudding.

Best Banana Pudding Recipe

Homemade enchilada sauce recipe in a jar with a spoon scooping some out.

Enchilada Sauce

Raspberry Cream Sugar Cookie Sandwiches in a white bowl with fresh raspberries

Raspberry Cream Sugar Sandwich Cookies

Reindeer Poop

These Peanut Butter Blossoms are a Christmas tradiiton! Sweet peanut butter cookies are rolled in sparkling sugar, with a milk chocolate kiss in the center! #PeanutButterBlossoms #PeanutButterBlossomsRecipe #PeanutButterBlossomCookie #Dessert #ChristmasCookie #Cookie #CookieRecipe #ChristmasCookieRecipe #PeanutButterCookie #PeanutButterCookieRecipe #PeanutButterKissCookies #ChristmasRecipes #PeanutButter

Peanut Butter Blossoms

Green Grinch Pancakes on a plate with cream cheese toppings.

Grinch Pancakes

Homemade Bloody Mary Mix in a glass with celery.

Loaded Bloody Mary

These creamy Honey Pecan Cheese Truffles are incredibly easy to make — just 15 minutes — and are my favorite make ahead holiday appetizers to impress my guests! #CheeseBalls #CheeseTruffles #HoneyPecanCheeseTruffles #Cheese #Appetizer #AppetizerRecipes #HolidayAppetizers #CheeseAppetizer #Recipe #CheeseBallRecipe

Honey Pecan Cheese Ball Truffles

If you’re looking for the BEST Chewy Peanut Butter Cookies, with super soft chewy centers and tons of peanut butter flavor, this easy recipe is the one for you! #PeanutButterCookies #PeanutButterCookieRecipe #PeanutButter #PeanutButterRecipes #CookieExchangeRecipes #CookieRecipes #Dessert #PeanbutButterDesserts #HolidayCookies

The Best Chewy Peanut Butter Cookies

These sweet Pumpkin Pie Bombs are canned biscuits stuffed with pumpkin pie filling, baked with a cinnamon sugar topping and served with a cream cheese drizzle! #Pumpkin #PumpkinPie #PumpkinPieBombs #PumpkinRecipes #PumpkinDessert #Recipe #FallRecipes

Pumpkin Pie Bombs

Donut Pumpkin Muffins

Salted Caramel Cookies

Bisquick Sausage Balls being dipped in sauce.

Easy Bisquick Sausage Balls Recipe

Apple Pie Bombs