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  • Intro – Hi I’m Nick My quick presentation is titled, the Humble Chef – of course I will be talking to your about cooking today.
  • Brief disclaimer – I am not a professional Chef – I am far from it. My only qualification around food is that I love to eat it.
  • How can a guy be passionate about cooking.It is definitely my passion and I had no idea. My girlfriend took me to a cooking demo dinner once, so it must have been entered into my subconscious that I love to cook.
  • You can fail at it, regularly if you’re me. I feel that this is one of the best ways to learn and grow. Making accidental mustard gas in the kitchen is a great way to humble you.
  • I love to cook for other people. And if they like the food, that’s even better. I was thrilled when a friend of mine asked me to be a waiter in a mock restaurant for valentines day. I was passionate about it when I made LeLamont a 6 course meal.
  • The hard part is over – but now what do I do? Where do I go? I cannot make it in the restaurant business, but I can improve my life through cooking – so I wanted to be healthy and save money with cooking.
  • I vowed to increase the frequency of my cooking. One thing that I did notice right off the bat is that I was still buying the same amount of food as before.
  • Focus on health – always been a big part of my life, so I wanted to include it in the presentation.
  • Going over average time it takes to prepare dinner.
  • Oh yes I did grow. Without even knowing it. I decided to make a calzone. This was a
  • Oh yes I did grow. Without even knowing it. I decided to make a calzone. This is the tastiest example of personal growth in the history of the world.
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    • 1. The Humble ChefMy Passion for Cooking
      Nick Ebert
      April 23rd, 2010
    • 2. Disclaimers Go!
    • 3. Why Cooking of All Things?
      It’s the subconscious
    • 4. What Makes it Your Passion?
    • 5. What Makes it Your Passion?
    • 6. Sidenote
      Who knew Ceasar salad could be so stressful.
      LeLamont
    • 7. Great You Like to Cook – Want a Medal?
      Where do I go with this passion?
    • 8. Applying the Passion
      My goal is to be healthy and save money by using my passion of cooking
    • 9. Details
      Normally cook three nights – increase that to five.
      Generally buying the same amount of food.
    • 10. A Novel Reason
      I cannot make it unhealthy – Remember I am not a Chef.
    • 11. Statistics
      Americans having 5 dinners at home per week = 23%. Source – CBS News
      Generational – Men under 45 twice as likely to cook.
    • 12. Cooking This Month
      Cooked five nights a week all April.
      Actually cooked, check out the pictures.
    • 13. Aren’t you Exhausted?
      Not as bad as you think.
      Longest Time – Whole Wheat Ravioli (75 Minutes)
      Shortest Time – Mahi-Mahi Fish Tacos (20 minutes)
      Average Time
    • 14. Did you Save $?
      I hope I did. Eating right = paying for it.
    • 15. Restaurant Budget
      March - $150 for two people eating out
      April – Lower for sure.
    • 16. Did I Grow?
      Oh Yes I Did – Creative Expression to the Max
      Example: Calzone.
    • 17. Did I Grow?
      Oh Yes I Did – Creative Expression to the Max
      Example: Calzone.
    • 18. You Don’t Have to be Good
      Never too late to find a hobby
      Cooking is fun, even if you cook like me
    • 19. You Do have to Try
      Having a hobby = Good for you
      Having a hobby + hard work + a touch of structure = Learning, growing, and having fun
    • 20. Thanks for your Ears!
      Find your calzone!
      @njebert

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