Sign up for Pie!

Making making class that is! My pie class for kids is filling up fast, so grab a spot while you still can!

In this class we will tackle making the perfect pie crust (with lard or butter) and create delectable sweet and savory pies.

Fruit hand-pies, Custard based pie, and a Savory Tomato Tart

This class is open to students 8 years old and older. (Please contact me at  if you have a younger student interested in the class.)

Sign up here.

Back To School!

Happy First Day of school! It is always an exciting day for kids, teachers, and families!

Get your kiddo packing their own lunch this year! My Brown Bagging It class will teach kids simple, delicious recipes for a great lunch.  The class is 9:30-12:00, Sunday, September 14th at Old Salt Marketplace. This class is open to 8 year olds and older. (If you have a first or second grader who really wants to pack their own lunch, please email me!)

Sign up here.

Fall Classes are Posted and Ready for Registration!

It doesn’t feel like fall yet, but I have all my school supplies ready to go! I had a wonderful summer. My family spent a lot of time hiking and camping, as well as eating WAY too much ice cream.
I have updated Turnip the Heat Cooking’s class schedule through December! I am so excited about these classes!
Click on links for all details and menus
Kids Classes: 
Adult Classes:
My schedule is filling up with private events. If you are interested in a birthday, bachelor, bachelorette or company holiday party, PLEASE contact me soon.
If you haven’t already, please consider liking Turnip the Heat Cooking’s Facebook Page. I regularly update it with events.


September Classes



September is a crazy month for teachers and families!

Turnip the Heat only has two classes this month, but they are good ones!

For kids this month we have Brown Bagging It – packing the perfect school lunch. This class has been requested multiple times, so it is sure to fill up fast. Open to kids 8 years old and older.

For adults we will have a little fun with pie crust! The pie making class will help you integrate a little more pie into daily life, always a good thing.


If you want to look a bit farther into the future, Whole Foods Market and Turnip the Heat Cooking are offering some cooking classes through out the school year.

Friday, October 10th: We will be cooking up fresh Fall produce. Open to kids 6 years old and older.

Sunday, October 12th: Fall Soup making for kids

More classes being listed this week. See the whole schedule here.

Interested in a Party?


Did you know Turnip the Heat Cooking is available for private parties?

Are you a small business? We do team building cooking classes, company picnics and parties. Interested in something a little different for your holiday party? Get on the schedule now!

Turnip the Heat Cooking also offers birthday party cooking classes for kids and adults.

Getting married? Think about having the wedding party take a bachelor or bachelorette cooking party.


Our fall and winter calendar is filling up, so schedule now. Email


August Classes!


I have updated my class schedule through August. More will be coming soon!

My kids class this month is a family class – kids can come alone or with a parent! This is the perfect meal to cook together for a family evening at home (especially a family movie night!).  See details here.

Adult classes this month include a Meatless Monday, vegetarian class and a Summer Dinner Party class. Click through for details on each class.