Cooking lessons FAQs

Cooking Lessons F.A.Q.’s


Payment Policies

When do I pay for your Cooking lessons ?

In order to hold your cook date, chef service fee must be paid in full no later than  7 days before the Teaching date.

How do I pay?

The full Fee is due no later than 7 days before the scheduled cook date via (personal check or  Paypal). There is a $35 fee for checks that bounce.

How far in advance can I cancel a teaching session?

I must be notified of cancellations 5 days in advance of the Teaching date. 

Will there be a cancellation fee?

Cancellations made more than 5 days in advance of the agreed upon cooked date, are subject to a 75% refund (except any fees, i.e., paypal). Any Cancellations less than 5 days are non-refundable.

Food & Groceries

When do I pay for groceries that we will be using during each teaching session? How much?

 Payment for groceries is due at the time of cooking. Groceries are an additional charge, usually between  $30-150 depending on the quantity of food to be prepared. Groceries are not marked-up. Shopping will be done based on your request i.e.: organic, free range, or no preference.

Are groceries included  in the fee ?

Groceries are not included in the cooking fee.

Times & Services

What if I have an event, dinner party, or guest coming over and I would like to use your services?

No problem!!  I also provide event services. Please refer to the Event page.

What days are your Weekly Personal Chef services available?

Teaching Services are available Monday -Thursday  Evenings.

What if the above times does not work for me?

Let’s Talk!!. Contact me.

How long will you be in my home?

The length of time depends on what session you choose.


What if I have an allergy?

Please let me know if you or anyone in your household, or anyone who will be eating the food , has an allergy. Your safety is a huge priority.

Where do you shop?

I shop from a combination of  local markets and specialty shops in your neighborhood. I shop with your preferences in mind. .

Can I use your pictures?

Please ask to use my pictures for any reason.  If my pictures are used without permission, legal action will be taken

What other services do you offer?

I offer  in-home dinner parties, Personal grocery shopper, Holiday Prep, Date Nights, Mothers day, Fathers Day, Birthday parties, House warming, Iron chef competitions, Private cooking lessons, Personal chef services as a gift and much more. Please just ask!!!

I’m ready, what is my next step?

Contact me!!!

Prices listed here and throughout this site, are subject to change without notice.