Emily Amarnick
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Emily Amarnick

Emily A.

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Levels taught:
Beginner, Intermediate
I specialize in vegan + vegetarian and ADHD diets. I'm a certified holistic health coach and personal chef. I've been cooking and teaching since 2008. My clients have expressed having more energy, less stress and an easier time in their day to day schedule within the first month and more confidence in the kitchen and an overall better sense of wellbeing within the first 3 months.

*My fees are for a private lesson, a couples class and a group class up to 5 people*

About Emily A.

I'm so glad you're here!

What started with one cookbook and a need to get healthier inside and out has grown into a business. I've been in love with cooking healthy energizing food for as long as I can remember. I was born and raised in Philadelphia, and grew up surrounded by art and music; nurtured by my family, and propelled by my innate need to create.

I believe food is medicine. My focus is helping you ease into plant based meals. I’ll help you turn your kitchen into a healing, loving environment. Cooking can be your daily meditative practice. Heal yourself from the inside out.


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5 Reviews
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She was great and the dish was amazing

Posted May 1, 2020
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Great. Excited trying new recipes.

Posted Aug 29, 2019
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Emily was a patient & knowledgeable instructor. She was easy to talk to & answered all my questions. She made cooking my first frittata an enjoyable experience! I highly recommend cooking with Emily!

Posted Apr 30, 2017
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Posted Apr 30, 2017
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Emily's teaching exceeded all my expectations for the four lessons she gave me on healthy cooking. She arrived punctually, well-prepared, and brimming with cheerful, well-informed advice that allowed me to gain far more confidence with my efforts in the kitchen! I highly recommend her! I couldn't have been happier.

Posted Apr 24, 2016

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Holistic Health Coach
Aug 2013 - Present

Mrs. Pleasant

Duties include working with individuals, couples + families who want to eat healthier meals. We work together to create their ideal kitchen environment, setting them up for continued success, growth and vibrant living! I help them: *Let go of excess weight. *Add tasty + healthy food choices to their day to day repertoire *Increase their energy. *Boost their confidence in the kitchen *Create balance within as they learn to listen to their body

Personal Chef
Dec 2008 - Present

Mrs. Pleasant

Duties include creating weekly menus customized to my clients needs, getting all the necessary ingredients (at the farmers market, grocery store or ordering it online), preparing and cooking all the food and packaging up everything and putting it there refrigerator.

Vegan Baker/Cook
Nov 2009 - Mar 2011

Passeros Gourmet Coffee

Duties included planning, preparing and delivering vegan, gluten free baked goods and whole grain salads twice a week.


Holistic Health Coaching
Sep 2012 - Aug 2013

Institute of Integrative Nutrition

BA Humanities (Art, Writing + Film)
Sep 1997 - Aug 2001

University of Pittsburgh



Fluent / Native Proficiency


Holistic Health Coach
Aug 2013

Institute of Integrative Nutrition

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