Food for Life: Delicious & Healthy Comfort Food from My Table to Yours! (Hardcover)
Four-time undefeated boxing world champion, cooking personality, and passionate health advocate, Laila Ali’s Food For Life features over 100 sassy recipes that will help you “swap it out.”
In Laila’s kitchen, nutrition is King, but flavor is Queen! In her debut cookbook, Laila shows you how to make knockout meals in ways that work with your busy and demanding life, so you can eat healthy, delicious food without feeling hungry!
Food for Life shares more than 100 of Laila's favorite recipes. Whether you’re new to cooking, busy feeding a family, or ready to eat healthier, Food for Life will be your guidebook!
In Food for Life, you’ll find real-life recipes to bring simple, healthy, hearty, and satisfying food to the table, such as:
- Stovetop Ratatouille
- Oven-“Fried” Chicken
- West Coast Southern Greens
- The Greatest of All Time Burger (her father's favorite)
- Heavenly Lemon Yogurt Cake
About the Author
LAILA ALI is a world-class athlete, fitness and wellness expert, TV host, cooking enthusiast, founder of the Laila Ali Lifestyle Brand, and mother of two children. The daughter of global icon Muhammad Ali, Laila herself is a four-time undefeated boxing world champion. A cooking enthusiast, Laila has appeared on Food Network’s celebrity edition of Chopped, hosted FYI’s Late Nite Chef Fight. Laila lives in Los Angeles with her husband, Curtis Conway, and their two children.
“If you’re looking for nutritious recipes that “go the distance” when it comes to flavor, look no further. Laila’s new book shows you how to eat like a champion, without sacrificing taste!” - Rachael Ray, author of Everyone is Italian on Sunday
"Laila Ali punches through the clutter with delectable dishes for life." - Mehmet Oz, M.D., host of The Dr. Oz Show
"Laila knows her stuff. This book is a wonderful guide for maintaining a healthy balanced lifestyle. It’s smart and savvy with an exciting bold range of flavors." – Scott Conant, award-winning chef & restaurateur
"You may know her as a beautiful fighter but I know her as a mom who cares deeply for her family and her love language is revealed on her table of delicious and nutritious meals made with a conscious intention. In Food For Life, Laila Ali gives us the recipe to thrive, using real food made with comforting and familiar ingredients that are simply divine. Thank you for this love offering to bless us one and all!" - Rovenia “Dr.Ro” Brock, Ph.D., author of Lose Your Final 15
"Oven fried chicken, seafood gumbo, and sweet potato pie that won't clog up your arteries? Laila's recipes are winning and will keep YOU undefeated!" - Steve Harvey, author of Jump
"If you're looking to eat right and stay healthy, Laila's book will help you do just that. It's the perfect guide to your daily cooking. This book has flavor!” - LL Cool J
"Laila prepares delicious food that happens to be good for you. Nothing compares to eating food that tastes incredible while giving your body what it needs." - Carnie Wilson, author of To Serve with Love
"What I love about Laila's cookbook is she's giving the people what they both need and want...flavorful, homestyle recipes that are nutritious and created with love! You can tell that she really put her heart and soul into this book!" - Patti LaBelle, author of New York Times bestseller LaBelle Cuisine
I have known Laila for several years. She has always been the most compelling person when it comes to fitness, family and food. Her passion for food has really driven me into the kitchen to try and create some of Lalia’s amazing recipes. I hope everyone buys her incredibly exciting new cookbook and integrates her tips on living a better lifestyle. - Dara Torres, Olympic swimmer and author of Age Is Just a Number
"I love Laila Ali and I love to eat! So I couldn't wait to get my hands on this book. After I stop licking the delicious photos I'm going to start making each and every one of her healthy, dummy-proof, and flavorful creations!" - Carson Kressley, New York Times bestselling author of Queer Eye for the Straight Guy