Joni is a private, personal, therapeutic chef

Private, personal chef services: cooking for you in your home.

My first chef competition

About the competition The Recipe, a PDF The Media: Mercury News

About Chef Joni Sare, and her cooking classes

Cooking classes in Sunnyvale, Silicon Valley Since 2005, I have been teaching cooking classes. As a trained therapeutic chef and nutrition educator I teach people how to cook. Since 2015, I  provide prepared meals for one family. Occasionally, I will cater luncheons, parties, meetings, retreats and more. I’ve trained with a variety of local top-rated […]

Chef for silence, yoga, meditation retreat

Food, menu, served at 4 day retreat

Here is a photo gallery of the food I made for a 4-day silent retreat. Scroll down to read the recipe cards for each dish, see my shadow, see the sunset, and read about the retreat. Silence is the deepest and most authentic form of communication, both with others and within ourselves. It is the language that transcends the constant noise of our minds and allows us to experience our true Self, that purest state of Being, a state of peace, joy, and love.

Private chef while you travel

A private chef on your vacation. A private chef for your business trips. A private chef for retreats.

Immersions: live-in chef, 3- to 30-days

Joni offers a unique opportunity for you to immerse yourself … for 3 days or 30 days, while she stays with you in your home or while you travel. You will have the benefit of learning from a personalized program right in the comfort of your own home.

BEST of, July 2016 Edition

The short, yet awesome, description of me/my services for the “Best of” award in the San Francisco magazine, July 2016.

Master basic life skills for the kitchen

YOUR BENEFITS, YOUR HEALTH Invest in your future with affordable, convenient, private cooking classes. My Fit, Fast, and Easy Healthy Cook- ing courses gives you the choice of individual or small group lessons and different packages that are sure to fit your pocket book and your schedule. I can guarantee that in no time at […]

Photo gallery of lunches and dinners

A photo gallery with 152 images of food…. lunch, snack and dinners for 2 people, 4 weeks, 5 days/week. (July 2014)

Joni Sare – Resume

Printable PDF: Chef Joni resume, March 2016 EMPLOYMENT, present 2007 – present: Sole proprietor, culinary instructor, personal chef, caterer 2015 – present: Culinary instructor; Los Gatos Saratoga Recreation 2016 – present: Executive Chef/Marketing and Sales; Epicurean Group EMPLOYMENT, past 2012 – 2015: Demo chef for Sub-Zero Wolf appliances; Riggs Distributing 2012: eCookbook co-author with Dave Asprey, […]