Simbi logo white is a talent-exchanging network. More »
Join the TribeYou start with 100 once you join and offer a service.

Cooking classes or just dinner

50


50 simbi per unit - Virtual OK

teach you how to cook anything :) or host a cooking class at your farm in maine

~ my speciality is yankee cuisine but i can cook almost anything
~ cast iron & fire is my favourite kind of heat

Training & Qualifications


i will trade services for services with anyone that is a photographer, even if you aren't interested in learning how to cook. otherwise throw some ideas at me! maybe you have a garden that you need help eating :)

i have been cooking for 30+ years. i make almost everything from scratch, preferably organic, as local as possible. i love beautiful produce that's grown well. i love making friends with farmers.

my favourite things to cook are anything with handmade skins, pastas, breads or tortas.
curry & naan, pita & falafel, tacos, dumplings & bao, pasta & focaccia

i also love fishing & wildcrafting during the summer
perwinkles & garlic toasts, stuffed clams rose hip jelly & sea pickles, teriyaki eel & mushrooms, peekytoe crab cakes, freshly dug new potatoes & clam chowder

my roots are in traditional brit/irish foods & yankee camp cooking
pork hand pies, popovers with gravy, fish & chips with peas, slow cooked smoked pork shoulders or ribs, chicken fat roasted potatoes, lamb shepherds pie, strawberry trifle

my favourite comfort meals
buttermilk bisquits, buttermilk southern style fried chicken, yankee grits, hot lady peas & mustard greens
salmon en croute with peas & shoots, new potatoes & hollandaise

british sundays
beef stew baked with a bisquit top & pickled beets
pork shoulder, steamed sprouts, crispy swede & gravy
roast beef & potatoes with horseradish cream

slow home smoke
cinnamon cherry pop beef short ribs & sweet brown rice congee
anise & ginger spiced cherry wood homesmoked pork belly & bacon
apple wood smoked chicken wings & honeycrisp kohlrabi slaw

custom pickles

my favourite kitchen tool {aside from my hands} is my mortar & pestle

please let me know if you have any allergies other requests eg vegetarian, gluten free, etc.
i also love wildcrafting walks if you'd like to see what edibles are hiding in your backyard.

{oh no i forgot to mention breakfast!!! homemade crepes, pancakes, challah french toast, homefries or hashbrowns. holy maple syrup i love to cook breakfast}

Availability & Preferences


Thurs - Sunday

Trading Preference: I’m flexible, just hit me up!

Reviews of k


KJ received Help with Ideas to improve Simbi from k
Aug 11, 2016
Received a great, very thoughtful idea on how to improve Simbi. Very grateful, and look forward to working with K more in the future!
Marci received Help with Business logo creation assistance from k
Jul 21, 2016
K was amazing to work with. She managed to create some incredible visual design elements that blew me to the moon!
Neftali provided Help with Language training for k
Jun 28, 2016
Thanks for the opportunity :)
Maddie received Unit of tea consult from k
Jun 20, 2016
K was super useful and thorough with their tea recommendations! I have quite a few new websites and blends to check out, now!

Recommendations


Joseph La Chance wrote a recommendation for k leaff
Jun 13, 2016

Ms. Leaff is a true talent. Always the best.

Join the TribeYou start with 100 once you join and offer a service.

k's other services


Maine Vacation Planning
VeteranTalentedHelper
touka koukan!!!
View

Maine Vacation Planning

cLampin
VeteranTalentedHelper
touka koukan!!!
View

cLampin

branding & design
VeteranTalentedHelper
touka koukan!!!
View

branding & design

k's requests


k is requesting
artists for game design
game designers for casual games isometric, bg, fg & texture makers chibi light or dark pop cute, subversive, avant garde, silly, fun please only respond if you have an artist portfolio y...

touka koukan!!!
k is requesting
I need your plants!
wild edible plants, wild berry bushes, medicinals & native flowers. flowering shrub & fruit tree starters. maybe you... have a front lawn full of edibles like chamomile, sorrel and purslane th...

touka koukan!!!

About k leaff

designer ~ i love to design & play with colours ... i love bringing dreams to life passion projects are my passion! i work in the virtual world & travel whenever possible. technomad ~ i was on the... road full time up until last summer, currently taking some time to hub it up {put my stuff somewhere i also sleep} im super happy in my new hideaway but i can't wait to get back on the road part time or maybe finally build my tiny house near the beach. i love pretty places bg ~ i started as a UX consultant 15 years ago. i have 10+ years of interactive design experience. for the past two years i have been creating & designing casual game concepts. etc ~ i love to yoga, paint, crochet, garden, cook, make medicine & drink tea out of tiny cups. i'm super excited about simbi & community economy! i am always trying to design for farmers in exchange for local food :) show more

Open to other proposals
k leaff is looking for:
  • Art & Design
  • Photography
  • Music & Audio
  • Legal
  • Fresh Produce
  • Tutoring & Mentoring
  • Classes & Webcasts
  • Music Lessons
  • Learning: Other
  • Language Lessons
  • Translation
  • Digital
  • Graphic Design
  • Video & AV
  • Website Consulting
  • Digital Marketing
  • Digital: Other