Often the biggest challenge of the holidays is cooking. If you know what to cook or you have the right resources cooking can be so easy. Is there somebody in your life that loves cooking? Cooking for many different types of palettes, and lifestyles often creates a challenge. With the right resources there is no challenge that cannot be conquered. Whether you want a few new slow cooker meals to add to your parties, have the need or want to cook low-glycemic meals, or crave those fun simple meals that treats our bellies to the ‘best in’ food, I have you covered. Here are a few gifts for the cooks in your life so they can lavishly live food out loud and either easy to follow with tested and true recipes and I’ve even tried a few myself. Get ready to gift this holiday season with 3 Cookbooks for Gifting and lavishly entertain with ease!
Get in the kitchen and cook the Low-Glycemic way with this fabulous find for Comfort Food. The Diabetic Comfort Food Diet offers up over 200 recipes that will let you cook low-glycemic like a pro. Now while I am not diabetic, I do closely follow the lifestyle because it is known for weight loss and it helps me maintain weight once there! So Laura Cipullo, RD, CDE is a registered dietitian and certified diabetes education as well as making appearances on DR. OZ, so who better to learn from and cook with!
Here’s A recipe that is A-M-A-Z-I-N-G: Scallops with Beans and Arugula. I am a total fan and the ease of prepation, will have you cooking this over and over! Meatless, and totally loving the arugula you won’t believe the flavor! Want the full recipe? Grab the Cookbook HERE! There are so many delicious recipes in here, you just have to try them all, I am working my way through one by one!
Not a fan of low glycemic? Have someone who loves simple recipes that kick it in the taste arena with plenty of basic ingredients? The Best of Bridge Home Cooking is what you are looking for. This cookbook offers 250 Easy & Delicious Recipes. Get ready to feel good and taste goodness. Get tips, tricks and even amp up your midweek meals because these are fun and easy to make.
The Why To Buy The Best of Bridge cookbook? Who loves great homecooking, with recipes that are no fuss and really easy to follow? The book follows our everyday trends of Meatless Mondays, etc, and even one-pot dinners! This series is committed to great food and is ideal for feeding families! A quick bit of background on the series. This series did not just pop up, it was created in 1975, by a group of 8 friends who were away together and had a love of cooking and friendship. Together, they ‘bridged’ their lives together through recipes and cooking. and now it is your turn to enjoy a collaboration of friendship and food in many recipes.
Alright and a book for all of us that love our slow cookers and are constantly seeking out new and delicious recipes! Meet the 175 Essential Slow Cooker Classics. This book inspires me to cook more and do less! The recipes are easy to follow, turn out perfectly everytime(unless I forget to turn the slow cooker on- yup:) and boast very popular ingredients! Ready for the holiday crowds or do you have someone on your gift list who is like totally obsessed with their slow cooker? This is the COOKBOOK.
Now with all the people coming to your home would you love to NOT run the oven and not have to do a lot of work? Why not this Beef and Rigatoni Bake, it is simplistic, tasty and once it is on, the oven is not! You know why you can’t make this right now? You don’t have the recipe, but you can grab the cookbook here!
It’s easy to gift give a cookbook when you know how wonderful the content is. I don’t buy cookbooks unless I have heard good things about them and if I have perused them a bit to see the content. I had the chance to do this with each of these cookbooks and I can tell you that I am loving all the recipes I have tried and there are so many more to go. Lavishly live cooking and gifting out loud with 3 Cookbooks For Gifting!