Olivia Mack McCool

Olivia Mack McCool
You want recipes that are doable on a weeknight and delicious? This is for you! Ingredients you can find in any grocery store, recipes that you can make while still working 40 hours a week and feel good food - that's what you'll find here!
Created 14 Jan 2021
  • Gingerbread House Part 1
    19 Nov 2021 • < 1 min read • 0 1
    …ask me anything in the comments or via email! this is what you’ll need to make 1 gingerbread house. My plan is to make a kind of A-frame ski chalet themed house. Leave a comment Ingredients: All Purp...
  • 1 Whole Chicken + Apple Tart
    19 Nov 2021 • < 1 min read
    Here is a plan for: Italian Wedding Soup Roasted Chicken Legs Chicken Sandwiches all week Apple & Almond Tart (recipe at the bottom) This is intended for 2 plus a toddler. But if you’ve got a whole ga...
  • 1 Whole Chicken = 3 Meals
    19 Nov 2021 • 4 min read • 1 0
    Lots of new readers this week HELLO! And happy you’re reading along. This newsletter is a very à la minute (I promise you’ll spot typos and grammatical errors) chronicling of what I’m cooking and eati...
  • Chicken Shawarma Dinner
    12 Nov 2021 • < 1 min read • 1 2
    The things you can do the night before: Marinate the chicken Make the cucumber salad Make the dough for the flatbread (keep it covered in the fridge) Make the garlic sauce Cut up any garnishes or vegg...
  • A big Chicken Shawarma Platter to feed everyone
    12 Nov 2021 • 4 min read • 1 9
    My husband likes to tease me about it, but I really like to go on food “kicks”. There will be something I make for dinner that everyone loves and then we’ll have it every week for a month. It’s nice w...
  • Stupid Easy Chili
    05 Nov 2021 • < 1 min read • 2 1
    This is my GO TO chili recipe. It’s simple and feels kind of like cheating because you’re using a packet of taco seasoning. But let me tell you, everything you need is in that seasoning, including the...
  • 2 Cozy Cold Weather Meals
    05 Nov 2021 • 6 min read • 0 4
    We had a very meat heavy week. Maybe it’s the chilly weather, but I was in the mood to cook things in a big pot low and slow. So many things to say about this kind of cooking. Like how I love my heavy...
  • Pork & Lychee Rice Bowls
    29 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read
    Protein: Health-wise or culturally some people don’t want to party with pork. I get it, especially based on what’s readily available in our markets. We don’t eat a ton of it and when we do I’m very di...
  • Your new favorite Rice Bowl Dinner
    29 Oct 2021 • 7 min read • 1 2
    Two weeks ago we took a trip sans baby to Washington D.C. I promised you that I had some future newsletter inspo coming your way from the things we ate on that trip. Our first and favorite dinner was ...
  • Tostadas & Pasta w. White Beans & Kale
    22 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read
    This post is less of straight forward recipes and more of a plan. If you can flex your intuition in the kitchen, you’re bound to be a better and more frequent cook. Intuition on looking in the fridge ...
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