Taking Pure Joy LLC
Taking Pure Joy LLC

Taking Pure Joy LLC

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Introduction: Hello! Thank you for visiting my profile. I am a young woman living and working in the Bay Area as a personal chef. I received my culinary training in Florence Italy several years ago and have been doing what I love ever since...creating meals that nourish bodies, tickle taste buds, and bring loved ones together. My focus is on transforming simple ingredients into delicious dishes specifically tailored to the needs of individuals and families who need to take a little pressure off the daily grind while still making sure that their bodies get the proper fuel. Any diet. Any budget. We can find something that works for you. Why do I do what I do? As someone who started cooking for her family at a young age, I have always marveled at the way in which a quality meal can bring loved one's together and it is my hope to bring that togetherness to you and yours. As someone with some serious dietary constraints, I understand the importance of a healthy diet tailored to you and I understand the struggle it can be to find quick, easy, tasty meals that fit your needs. I want to take that struggle away! Thanks for taking the time to read about Taking Pure Joy! Best, Teddy

Hired 7 times

1 similar job done near you

1 employee

5 years in business

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Cash, Check, Venmo

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This pro indicated that they reviewed CDC safety guidelines for COVID-19 and pledged to do the following:

Maintain 6 feet of distance from customers

Wear masks during the job

Wear gloves during the job

Disinfect surfaces touched during the job

Featured Projects

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  • Classic Bolognese with Homemade Spaghetti

    Private Cooking Lessons

  • Father's Day Class

    Private Cooking Lessons

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Customers rated this pro highly for work quality, professionalism, and responsiveness.

Exceptional 5.0

12 reviews


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Nataly B.

Taking Pure Joy has consistently delicious meals! Teddy is incredibly responsive. It is also a good value when factoring in how much time we would spend cooking meals and shopping for groceries. We are really glad we are using the service and look forward to every Monday and Thursday that we receive the new tasty and prepared food!
Oct 5, 2021
Schuyler K.

Teddy's work is phenomenal! She always has a great selection of delicious dishes on the menu while also providing friendly and flexible service for me
Jul 19, 2021
Laura H.

Yummy food. AlwYs look forward to the text that tells me the food is at the door!
Nov 17, 2021
Kathy S.

Personal Chef

Teddy is a great chef and cooked everything to perfection, we absolutely will work with her again
Taking Pure Joy LLC's reply
Thank you Kathy! It was an absolute pleasure :) I look forward to working with you in the future!
Oct 14, 2019
Aimee C.

Working with Teddy has been great. She consistently delivers healthy and delicious meals for my family. She customizes our menu selection based on our preferences and purchases organic food for us at my request. I highly recommend Teddy!
Jan 30, 2020


  • What should the customer know about your pricing (e.g., discounts, fees)?

    I try to work within your budget. I am so passionate about what I do and I want to bring that joy to you. I believe God food is something everyone should enjoy regardless of budget

  • What is your typical process for working with a new customer?

    Depending on the service desired I sit down with a new customer and chat about dietary needs, taste preferences and budget. From there, I carefully plan several menu options for them to choose from. Once the menu is chosen we are in business!

  • What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?

    I attended Culinary school in Florence, Italy

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