Recent comments from cooking classes:

* The food has been great and has definitely inspired me to cook more vegie meals
* Great afternoon. Learnt some great ideas. Great teacher
* I have tried cooking shows and cookbooks but this was the best. It was well worth it!
* It was very well organised. Excellent! Thanks Natalie.

* “Natalie has a beautiful spirit and the way she prepares the ‘environment for work’ is amazing, it is done with a calm, respectful attitude. I sincerely appreciate the notion of there are ’causes and conditions’ which have led us to be here today”.

* “A wonderful course - I’ll be back for more”.

* “Today was essential to my own self-care. Much appreciated”.

* “I love this facilitator and learn so much!”
* “Good range of recipes and extra cooking hints”
* “Loved this course”
* “Great class and very tasty!”
* “Excellent course”
* “Great food and casual, friendly, knowledgeable tutor. Thanks Natalie”
* “Loved it!”
* You’ve gotta try Natalie’s food: it’s unbelievable! looking forward to the next course”

Last weekend 18 students joined me for the inaugural class of Summer Gourmet Vegetarian, offered once this year for the WEA.
Here’s some of the typical feedback:
* Great afternoon
* Excellent tutor
* Loved the escape from my day to day stuff
* Very enjoyable!
* I thought vegetarian food would be boring but this food is great!

More Testimonials

Who For?

Cooking Up A Storm is for YOU! My students are anybody and have included:

  • A dad who wanted to learn how to cook vegan dishes for his daughter
  • A bride-to-be whose mum had always done the cooking, had no idea how to cook and needed some starter recipes
  • A recently-widowed woman who needed help to cook for one with a focus on light, healthy food
  • A young wife who wanted to give her husband a cooking class for his birthday; he chose fragrantly spiced vegetarian curries that both he and she could eat
  • A vegetarian who couldn’t cook and who wanted to learn some nutritious, easy recipes she could cook for both herself and her husband
  • A naturopath who wanted to have a group of her friends to learn to cook legume and tofu dishes and discuss nutrition in a fun way over a glass of wine, finishing off the morning with a lunch of all the dishes
  • A vegetarian who wanted more recipes for inspiration and who also used the session with a group of her friends to raise money for her favourite charity
  • A working mum who wanted to learn legume and egg dishes that her husband and two young children would also enjoy
  • The many groups of friends interested in good food who’ve wanted to socialise in a fun and informative way learning delicious vegetarian recipes

Here’s what some students have written about my cooking classes:

“I have had so much fun and learnt so much. I’m on my way to a healthier lifestyle. I have not stopped talking about organics. Fantastic!”

“Great recipes, really tasty. Thanks.”

“Absolutely fabulous – more classes – I promise not to set the kitchen on fire!”