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Kelly Cooks her way through Raw Food for Everyone!

Monday, March 19th, 2012

Post from Kelly Marra:

Last year, I made a New Year’s resolution that I thought wouldn’t stick because most people’s don’t. I was salivating over Alissa Cohen’s new book, Raw Food For Everyone. I’d been to Grezzo, I knew how good the food was, and I knew how good the recipes would be from Alissa’s new book.

One night while Rob, my husband, was out at his martial arts class I finally got around to watching Julie & Julia. I’d read the book a few years before and wanted to see the movie but I hate dragging Rob to the movies to see a chick flick.

I watched the movie with Raw Food for Everyone open on the table in front of me and I figured out how I could teach myself amazing raw food cooking tricks and save thousands of dollars by teaching myself. I’d just cook my way through every single recipe in Raw Food For Everyone, and like Julie, I’d do it in a year. I convinced myself that it would be easy. I would only have to make 300 recipes while Julie had over 500 to make. Easy enough, right?

The more I thought about it, the better the idea seemed and I started coming up with all sorts of reasons to follow this through to the end. One of my other big reasons is that I am a cookbook collector. I’ve got so many raw food cookbooks and yet I only ever make a handful of recipes from each book. What was the point of having all of those books around if I only made one or two recipes from each book? I needed to expand my horizons, try some new foods, and really get to know a cookbook for once.

I officially started Dec 1st and didn’t tell anyone about my plan. I like to start New Year’s resolutions early so that if they don’t stick by the end of December I can still come up with a good resolution just in time for the New Year. I didn’t put too much effort into that first month; I think I only made about 20 recipes. 20 x 12 = 240. If I stuck to 20 new recipes a month I’d fall way short of the 300 I was hoping to make in a year.

It took me 11 months to cook my way through all 300 of Alissa’s recipes in Raw Food For Everyone. With each new recipe I was learning something new. Alissa’s book is a great go-to book for easy gourmet dishes. Some recipes may seem daunting at first, but with just a little planning it’s simple to have a gourmet raw food meal every night.

I’d spend every Sunday morning with a pad of paper in one hand and Raw Food For Everyone in the other. It became my ritual to make my grocery list and menu and then to go grocery shopping. I’d start soaking nuts and seeds before leaving for the market so they’d be ready to go by the time I was. I’d spend Sunday afternoon in the kitchen, making as much as I could for the week ahead. From sauces to soups, crackers, cakes, cookies and ice cream, there’s a recipe for nearly everything you could possibly want to make in Alissa’s new book.

I feel like I’ve grown in my understanding of raw food preparation and techniques by cooking my way through Alissa’s book. I understand the principles behind what makes her food so great, fresh ingredients, amazing spices, some creativity and lots of love.

To me, raw and living foods are inspirational. Before I embarked on this crazy year-long project I’d often get into ruts where I wouldn’t know what to make. But thanks to Alissa’s book, I’m never at a loss now; it only takes flipping through the pages to come across a recipe that I truly loved or looking at the tantalizing photos I took of nearly every recipe from her book.

There is no other book that I would recommend more for delicious recipes than Alissa Cohen’s Raw Food For Everyone (other than her first book, Living on Live Food!). It’s the crown jewel of my raw food cookbook collection.

Alissa's Italian Bread Wrap

 

Alissa’s Fettucini Alfredo

Alissa's French Onion Cheese

Kelly  (I’m also a Living on Live Food Teacher, Certified by Alissa)
www.RawLifeCoaching.com
Twitter: @RawKelly

Alissa Cohen Raw Food Certifications!

Wednesday, August 17th, 2011
Announcing Alissa’s 2011
Living on Live Food
 Level 3 Teacher Certification Classes!  

These are the last level 3 certifications that Alissa will be doing in her home. She has no plans for classes iin 2012.

So many of you have been waiting for a class date so

 PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE make sure you call ASAP to get into this class. These classes fill very quickly and there is limited space.

We have a waiting list of over 50 people that we will be calling this week to let them know of the new teacher training dates. Although these dates will not work for all of these people, these classes will fill quickly!

We keep these classes small so that you are able to learn in a more intensive and intimate setting.

     This 3 day format includes Levels 1, 2 and 3 PLUS the weekend to awaken true health, recipes from Grezzo from Alissa’s New Book and so much more!
 
If you want to teach what you love and make money doing it,
now is your chance! 
Don’t miss out on this unique opportunity to train with Alissa and benefit from her 20+ years as a raw fooder.
Please read below and
 call 978-985-7217  or 1-888-900-2529 
 for more information and to register.

 

 Dear Alissa,

My raw food business has exploded since coming home from the 4 day training in May!
Thank you for showing me how to do this with ease. I am having fun, making money and loving every minute of my new life!  You have changed my life in so many ways – first my health when I read your book years ago and now the way I live my life.You are an angel and I feel blessed to have been able to come to your class!
J.H.
 

 

Dear Alissa,
I recently returned home to Australia after taking the 4 day training with you.
Before I came to see you I thought this course would be all about the food. I can still hear your voice saying, “it’s about the food and it’s not about the food”.
Who could have imagined though, that it would be this much more? I don’t think words can describe this course, you really have to experience it firsthand. The insights about our compelling visions, drives and what it really means to teach from the heart will forever change the way I look at how I am teaching and even living in my life. The way you managed the class and had time for each and every one of us was so valuable.  I learned more from watching you run the class and teach then I ever could have imagined. But then let’s not forget about the food! The tips and techniques you taught were priceless. I now have my compelling vision and thanks to you, have learned how to put that into action to make it a reality.
In joy,
S. P
 

For more testimonials please

click here

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This is the perfect time to start your own business. We make it easy for you with a simple start up business plan already in place! 
You can’t afford NOT to come to this training!

A note from Alissa:
 
We have been receiving daily email and phone calls in my office regarding when there will be more of these classes. I know many of you want to learn more about raw foods! 
 
There has been such a huge demand for this class and also a huge demand for more Alissa Cohen teachers in many areas.
 
I am aware at this time that many people are looking to change careers or have been forced to look for new avenues of income. This training is the perfect way to start a whole new career, working for yourself and making money doing what you love.
 
I am excited and honored to be able to offer these amazing classes to you and I look forward to meeting so many of you!
 
Best,
Alissa
 
 
These are the only two classes on the schedule.
 
October 21st – 23rd 2011
or
November 4th-6th 2011
 
If Alissa teaches more of these level 3 classes it will not be before the spring of next year. SO NOW IS YOUR CHANCE TO BE CERTIFIED! Please sign up quickly as we know many of you have been disappointed that you were not able to get into the last class and have been waiting for new class dates!
 
The only way to become a Level 3 Teacher for Alissa, is to be trained directly by her in this 3 day class.
 
In this 3 day Teacher Certification class, you will be certified as a Level 1, Level 2 and Level 3 Teacher. 
  
You will spend 3 days training with Alissa in her home in Kittery, Maine.
(BTW- this is the most beautiful time of year in Maine!)

Stacie Cohen will be assisting Alissa in this training. You can read Stacie’s Bio for more information on her.

Please visit RawTeacher.com for more information about the level 1, level 2 and level 3 classes.
 

Please call the office to register today 1-978-985-7217 and to find out more information. You can also visit  RawTeacher.com for more information on these classes.

(Please leave a message if you get the machine. Please speak clearly with your name and number and reason for calling. We get inundated with calls the first few days after a bulk email is sent to over 30 thousand of our newsletter subscribers. Your call will be returned immediately (or within an hour or two depending on the business hour) 

Please be aware that we have very limited space and these do get filled very very quickly.
 
The price for this training is $2400.00
  AlissaCohen.com  

1.978.985.7217

                                   1.888.900.2529 

 Alissa@alissacohen.com

 From these certification courses you will learn how to go raw, stay raw and teach others how to start and stay on this diet. You will learn the tools and techniques to motivate others and inspire others to go raw and how to stay on this path. You will learn basic food prep for simple easy recipes along with culinary techniques as well as the nutritional, mental and emotional aspects of a raw food diet. 

  • You will be able to teach others how to go raw with ease while creating optimal health through a fun, enjoyable, realistic way!
  • You will be able to teach and certify others in the Living on Live Food Program and start your own business doing something you love and make a great income!
  • You can choose to have your own web site from AlissaCohen.com promoting your classes and raw food business. We will also refer people directly to you when people call the office and email us at alissacohen.com asking for teachers and classes.
  • We will mail the Certifications to your clients immediately following their classes with you so there is no paperwork for you to deal with and no inventory of Certifications for you to worry about.
  •  You may buy and retail Alissa’s book and DVDs and take orders for raw food items at a discount. We will stock and ship these items for you.

Many of Alissa’s teachers are deriving a very large income after receiving these certifications. You may choose to take these classes for self-knowledge, work as a raw food chef, teach classes and certify others. 
Be your own Boss! Being part of Alissa’s team means that you will be benefiting from Alissa’s knowledge and experience. Best of all, you will be part of her infrastructure that will connect people to you through an online database and through your own website available to the living on live food community.
Imagine … making money AND doing what you love, all while helping people and spreading the word about raw food!

 
 

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