Pretty Simple Cooking

Pretty Simple Cooking

Named one of the best vegetarian cookbooks and best healthy cookbooks of 2018, Pretty Simple Cooking is the debut cookbook of A Couple Cooks founders Sonja and Alex Overhiser. After getting married, the pair unraveled a “pretty simple” approach to home cooking that kicks the diet in favor of long-term lifestyle changes. 

Pretty Simple Cooking is a unique, beautiful healthy cookbook that provides the secrets to cooking up delicious weekly meals! It features a full-color photograph for each one of the 100 vegetarian recipes (including 75 vegan and 90 gluten-free options).

“I LOVE this cookbook. All the recipes I’ve made have received rave reviews from friends and coworkers!” -Amazon Reviewer

Pretty Simple Cooking is my bible for weekly meals!” -Nora

“I’ve never used a cookbook so much before. Thank you for creating recipes manageable for busy parents!” -Kate

“We’ve been cooking our way through Pretty Simple Cooking and it impresses us every single time. In fact, at the end I usually say, “Hey, that was pretty simple!” -Angela


“Sonja and Alex Overhiser are the husband-and-wife blogging and podcasting power couple behind A Couple Cooks. And now, they’ve put all of their vibrant personality and joy for cooking delicious vegetarian meals into this cookbook. The focus here is just what the title says it is: pretty simple cooking. Recipes are arranged from quickest to most time-consuming, so you know exactly what you’re getting into before you start.” –Book Riot, Best Vegetarian Cookbooks

Named one the best healthy cookbooks of 2018 and best vegetarian cookbooks, Pretty Simple Cooking features creative, real food flavors in user friendly, easy to follow recipes. A vegetarian cookbook intended for anyone who wants to eat more vegetables, it’s also one of the best vegetarian cookbooks for beginners because it starts from the ground up. 

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