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Akiyla M.

Tallahassee, FL
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Laurie D.

Euless, TX
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Samuel B.

Austin, TX
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Akiyla M.

Tallahassee, FL

I have been a vegan for 5 1/2 years. On my journey to wellness I have become very skilled at creating delicious homemade vegan and raw vegan meals. This course is offered students to learn how to cook and prepare as a vegan, whether it is you are a new vegan, looking to incorporate more vegan meals into your diet, lose weight, or expand your cooking skills. I also offer in-home cooked meals for a family breakfast, lunch or dinner, as well as, a gathering for a small guest gathering.

Foods include:
Pancakes, Tofu scramble, sandwiches, salads, salad dressing, Pizza, raw pies, desserts, etc.

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Jollan A. June 10, 2014
Singing · In studio
Verified Student
Learned a lot and still continuing classes. I highly recommend her as a teacher! :)
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Darliin K. February 21, 2014
Singing
Verified Student
Amazing teacher!

Akiyla is an absolutely amazing teacher! She not only helped me improve my singing ability, but also helped me feel more confident all around.
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Laurie D.

Euless, TX

Cooking of a variety of types of foods for enjoyment and practicality!

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Angela A. August 13, 2015
Singing · Online
Verified Student
Great first lesson!
I appreciate that a lot!
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Dee G. April 15, 2015
Piano · In home
Verified Student
Laurie is a conscientious instructor. She is knowledgeable and gentle in her guidance. As an adult student, I like the fact that she allows me to take the lead in what I want to play.
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Andre P. January 6, 2015
Piano · In home
Verified Student
My son has been taking lessons from Laurie for over a month and we have already experienced improvements. She is patient, as well as attentive to his needs and means of learning. I would and have recommended her to my friends and family.
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Samuel B.

Austin, TX

For as long as I've been cooking for myself (ten to fifteen years), I've enjoyed experimenting. For the last five years, I been living in a community of over twenty people in which we all take turns cooking, doing dishes, and all other standard domestic labors. While cooking house meals, I've honed in on what works and doesn't work while sauteing.

My objective is to walk you through the process step by step. The thicker vegetables (carrots, broccoli) do well to be thrown in first and be given maximal cooking time. The thinner ones (onions and garlic) actually do well to be added during the latter part of the process. The most commonly effective spices include sea salt and oregano. While a little more expensive than olive and canola, the healthiest (and in my opinion savoriest) oil to cook with is coconut.

In addition to teaching sauteing techniques, I will also provide some pointers regarding casserole assembly - particularly with regard to how to beat together a well ...

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Ron A. April 9, 2015
Guitar · In studio
Verified Student
Over the past 20 years I have taken guitar lessons twice. The episodes were separated by 15 years. I was engaged and even intense about learning. Both times ended in frustration and more important, failure. After only 5 lessons with Samuel Bean, I have learned to strum chords in time, learned several scales, 12 bar and 8 bar patterns and a bit of music theory. The result is playing to a level that provides personal satisfaction. I look forward to playing. So for you beginners and frustrated musicians out there, you know who you are, give it a try. I predict success.
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Ted D. January 23, 2015
Guitar · In home
I have had known Sam for many years. I am friends with his parents and his sister Emmy, also a very talented musician.
Although I don't live near him, unfortunately, when he visits NYC I make it a point to check in with him and ask for his his advice on my rather limited guitar skills. I always come away from our sessions feeling much better about my playing and can see what an improvement he has made for me. He is very patient and so eager to help, even a beginner like myself. i just wish he lived closer!
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Erin B. January 12, 2015
Healthy Cooking · In studio
When I joined Sasona's housing cooperative community, I didn't know how to do anything. Sam provided an orientation for me that was above and beyond. Whenever I didn't know how to do something I knew I could ask him and he would not only tell me how, he would teach me how. Teaching is an integral part of who he is. He is conscientious, compassionate, and committed to his students. I absolutely recommend him as an instructor for people of all ages.

Jacquelyne Y.

Allentown, PA
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Rose R.

Tampa, FL
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Trevor L.

Venice, CA
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Jacquelyne Y.

Allentown, PA

Learn the basic skills needed to prepare your favorite dishes.

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Jessica S. April 9, 2014
Singing
Verified Student
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The best vocal coach ever! Miss Jackie makes the students feel as though there is nothing that they cannot do and helps them achieve it. She is very knowledgeable in every aspect of her field, goes above and beyond. She is very patient with the students and never lets them feel silly. I highly recommend her for vocal lessons.
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Rose R.

Tampa, FL

I can teach you the basics or advanced techniques of cooking/baking, or learn a new way of doing things! I focus on creative cooking and also by learning how to deal with food sensitivities if you deal with them and work around it by finding substitutes and modification to make wonderful recipes and creations!

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Maddie May 28, 2015
Piano · In home
Verified Student
Excellent! Great with our 7 yo daughter!
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BarbaraF2 June 18, 2009
Rosemary is always well prepared for the lesson. She is very professional and approachable.
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NikiP May 25, 2009
Great Teacher

Rosemary was a good teacher and polite. Reena and I highly recommend her to anyone!
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Trevor L.

Venice, CA

Graduated from Le Cordon Bleu, and have been taught from a young age to cook and clean as you go! I can help in getting a good foundation for knife skills, cooking basics, and some advanced techniques.

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