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Healthy Living by Court specializes in personal and private chef services, cooking lessons, perfectly portioned meal plans and intimate dinner parties. Chef Courtney never imagined her love of cooking and entertaining would become a successful chef business. Her clientele includes celebrities from the world of sports and entertainment, families and single professionals too busy to cook. Some notable private chef clients are: Preston Brown, Tyronn Lue, Chauncey Billups, Kevin Garnett, Kyle Lowry, Alan Anderson, Larry Hughes, Dexter Fowler and a host of other professional athletes. No matter where her clients are located, Chef Courtney is always in tow preparing gourmet meals.

 Shrimp and Asparagus in Spicy Cream Sauce

Shrimp and Asparagus in Spicy Cream Sauce

Personal Chef Services

The in-home personal chef service provides customized meals prepared at your home. A Healthy Living by Court chef grocery shops, prepares meals tailored to fit your dietary needs, and provides storage containers and easy to follow reheating instructions. A typical personal chef service will provide three, four or five complete meals; entree and two side dishes per meal that accommodate two, four or six. The frequency of personal chef service visits will vary per household. Some clients arrange for a personal chef every week or bi-weekly, while others may request service once a month. Rates for personal chef service ranges from $225 for two people through $575 for six people. A non-refundable deposit of $100 is due to hold your service date. The cost of food is not included in the service fee. 

 Thanksgiving Dinner

Thanksgiving Dinner

hire out your thanksgiving dinner - cincinnati

Holiday traditions bring family and friends together for good food, fellowship, and gift giving. This year, give yourself a break and Hire Out Your Thanksgiving! Leave the stressful grocery shopping, meal prep, cooking and baking to a professional chef. Sign up early, as space is limited!

The following dishes are included in your Thanksgiving Dinner which serves six to ten. Cost is $375. Turkey or Four Cornish Hens, Honey Glazed Ham, Candied Yams, Mashed Potatoes, Mac n Cheese, Cornbread Dressing, Collard Greens or Green Beans, Cranberry Sauce, One Dozen Dinner Rolls, Gravy, Pound Cake and Sweet Potato Pie. Meals can be picked up in Cincinnati on Tuesday, November 20th or Wednesday, November 21st.

 Chicken Tikka Masala

Chicken Tikka Masala

Private chef services

The live-in or live-out private chef service provides customized meals prepared at your home, vacation home, or private venue. The chef handles all aspects of the kitchen; including food and beverage purchases, stocking/organizing the refrigerator and pantry, cleanliness of food equipment (range/oven) and disposal of garbage. Meals are prepared for the household, extended family and friends. We create weekly or monthly menus and accommodate specific diets: vegetarian, vegan, gluten free, Paleo, Atkins/Keto and Low Carb. Rates for private chef services begin at $500 per day and increase based on requirements. The client must provide a weekly grocery allowance for food and spirits. A service contract is required for private chef services.

 
 Scallops with spinach in white wine cream sauce

Scallops with spinach in white wine cream sauce

Intimate dinner parties

Chef Courtney has hosted many intimate dinners at her clients homes for 10 to 50 guests. These intimate dinners begin with passed Hors d’oeuvres and are buffet style or seated dinners. Your intimate experience begins with a consultation and tour of your space. We discuss the fine details of the dinner party and expectations of Chef Courtney and staff (if needed). The goal is to create memories for you and your guests that will be shared for years to come. Rates for an intimate dinner begin at $55/person and increase based on menu and spirits (varies by menu and location). A service contract is required for intimate dinners.

 Chicken Fajitas

Chicken Fajitas

Cooking Lessons

Your experience with Healthy Living by Court begins with a collaborative consultation by phone to determine your interests and design your custom lesson. Your lesson takes place in your kitchen – using your own food, utensils and appliances. This ensures what you learn is truly replicated time after time. Healthy Living by Court will teach creative cooking techniques in kitchens ranging from a studio apartment with limited space and appliances; to a dream kitchen with all the latest culinary equipment. Cook for yourself and a loved one, or invite your friends over to experience your creation. Cooking lessons are designed for two to six people. Rate is $400 for three hours plus food costs. A non-refundable deposit of $100 is due to hold your date.