Some of the feedback from recent private cooking classes:

* “Thanks Natalie! Can we book you again for January?”
* “That was way better than I expected and I had good expectations!”
* “I can’t believe I learnt so much”
* ” It was great!”
* “That was divine”

Latest comments from students:
* “Excellent tutor. Natalie always makes it such an enjoyable class”
* “Very informative and a great way to cook vegies!”
* Excellent, knowledgeable and good suggestions”.

Great cooking class recently. Here is some of the typical feedback from Naturally Sweet:

* “Fantastic! I would recommend this to anyone.”
* “Really enjoyed the cooking. The recipes were easy to follow, with simple ingredients and most importantly - really yummy!!”
* “Excellent. It has given me the confidence to try different natural sweeteners.”

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.

More Testimonials


Basil Pesto
If you’ve never made your own pesto you won’t believe how easy it is and how good it tastes!


  • 1 bch Basil leaves
  • 1/4 - 1/2 cup Almonds
  • 1-2 cloves garlic
  • Cold pressed, extra virgin olive oil
  • 1/3 cup freshly grated parmesan cheese
  • Seasalt and freshly ground black pepper


  1. Pound basil leaves, some of the parmesan, some of the almonds, garlic and a little olive oil in mortar & pestle or whizz in food processor.
  2. Taste. Add salt, pepper, more cheese, nuts and oil till you have the flavour and consistency you like.
  3. Spoon into a lidded glass jar. Press until no gaps. Cover with thin layer of olive oil. Refrigerate with lid on. Will last two weeks in the fridge.