Category Archives: Living Light International

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Categories:Associate Chef and Instructor, Cherie Soria, Culinary School, Fort Bragg CA, Jennifer Cornbleet, Living Light Culinary Institute, Living Light International, Personal Strength, Science of Raw Food Nutrition
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Growing in Self Knowledge by amber west

The Group Dynamics have certainly changed in class! Last week the students were struggling a bit, while learning a lot about who they are and how to deal with each others’ personalities. There were some groups who had challenges, and although  everyone in the group would agree that they were growing and learning, there were […]

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Fruit Dynamics by amber west

Fruit bowls are complicated things.  My fruit bowl at home is a giant art piece made of many pieces of round metal and  o-rings welded together.  It’s huge, a full foot and a half in diameter at its widest point, which is good as it’s often overflowing with fruit, vegetables, legumes and squash. When it is full […]

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Categories:Associate Chef and Instructor, Catered Meal, Culinary School, Living Light Culinary Institute, Living Light International
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A Whirl of Emoticons by amber west

As we come to the end of the first week of chef the students are a mix of emotions. They’ve been busy all week learning new recipes, working on  demos to present next week, creating new recipes and absorbing information on how to create their own teaching business.    Today is one of the hardest […]

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Categories:Associate Chef and Instructor, Food Love, Jennifer Cornbleet, Living Light Culinary Institute, Living Light International
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Not Tuna and Not Bored by amber west

So I’m back at Living Light this week and the next, shadowing Jennifer Cornbleet and learning to teach Raw Culinary Arts Associate Chef and Instructor Training (which we commonly call “Associate Chef” or just “Chef”).  I’m really enjoying reconnecting with so many of my favorite and beloved staff at Living Light and meeting the new […]

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My Roles at Living Light by amber west

So those of you who are regular followers of the Living Light blog may recognize my name.  I am Amber West.  I’ve done a variety of things here at Living Light.  It all started when I moved to Fort Bragg with my partner Alex.  I had looked at going to school at Living Light a […]

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