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“Cook & Eat Together To Stay Together Is What We Say And Do”
Chef Dario Tomaselli & Anita Heidema
Dario Tomaselli- World-Renowned Multilingual Italian Chef, Entrepreneur, Restaurateur, Professor for Chef Post Diploma International Program Italian Cuisine & TV Personality.
Anita Heidema- Entrepreneur, Best Selling Author, Rich Life Strategist, Health Advocate, Podcast Host, TV Personality.
Passion Is Cooking was created 2018 in a castle in Italy where doing a culinary retreat it was discovered that when you combine an experience established chef, Dario, and mindset coach, Anita, you reach the culinary gourmet visionaries & foodies and then magic happens. Dario and Anita are a full lifestyle brand couple that is different and exciting with new approaches to a fully lived life.
With the wisdom and expertise of this seasoned new couple that 40 plus generation can relate to and learn & inspire from they are respected by the younger generation that want to be in the know and stay connected.
In today’s society people have lost the connection with themselves and each other.
Food & cooking is a connector and we have discovered ourselves cooking has brought us together in so many ways with our story and stories of a second change.
Now we create experiences, teach and inspire others to get back to a healthier, happier, connected food lifestyle.
Work with us
Dedicated Platform- Food. Travel. Entertaining. Household. Relationships. Health. Fashion. Lifestyle Brand.
We’re able to serve our clients through offering:
- Spokesperson & Brand Ambassador Lifestyle Product/Service Work.
- TV and Radio Segment
- Live Cooking Demos
- On Stage Food Events
- Recipe Development
- Influencer Hosted Events
- Master Cooking Classes & Interactive Cooking Class
- Culinary & Restaurant Consulting
- Team Building interactive class “PowerBowl” experience
- Culinary Retreats Experience
Chef Dario Tomaselli- Dario was born with food and his family business in Italy of restaurants, pizzeria, hotels and butcher. Dario followed his passion by finished hotel/chef school in Stresa Italy and allowed his career to carry him across the globe working in high end restaurants and hotels. Executive chef and then corporate chef of the Melia Grand Hotel in Cancun. Executive chef of Oro Restaurant from ground up for 10 years. Presently Dario is coordinator of the Italian Cuisine Post Diploma International program at George Brown College and runs his co-brand Passion Is Cooking. Dario has been in the book Bread Is Gold in the first support of Food For Soul in Milan Italy, Gold Medal Plate, Publications, Globe & Mail, National Post, Sun Media, Toronto Star, NUVO magazine, Harrowsmith magazine, Food Day Canada, Medley Food & Drink, food judging and on various Tv shows being BT, Vicki Gabereau, CTV, CP24, CityTV, CHCH Morning, CTV, CHIN, and spokesperson for many food brands. Passion Is Cooking now Dario shares as well with his Passion Is Cooking Lifestyle TV, blogs on food and travel, International Dinner Club, What’s Stirring news and recipe development to reach the foodie consumer with a passion for life.
Food. Travel. Entertaining. Relationships. Health. Fashion. Lifestyle Brand
Anita Heidema– Anita has spent 25 years in the corporate world burnt out and health issues to realize there is more to life. Trained for 6 years in coaching and NLP, hypnotherapy, reiki and travel she found there were so many more benefits then just the standard business she was use too. With the balance life comes balance knowledge of what is available to make your life richer (in all ways) and still be successful. Anita is a bestselling author to her book Vitality Knocks in 2014, podcast host to Ah-Ha Moments for Success, speaker, program and meditation creator and now co-brand owner to Passion Is Cooking. Anita has been seen on CP24, CHCH, Rogers Morning, Nikki Clarke Show, Daytime and was co-host to TV show Positive Panel. She has been seen in publications as writer and article for Huffington Post, Look Magazine, Sun Media.
Anita shares as well with his Passion Is Cooking Lifestyle TV, blogs on food and travel, International Dinner Club, What’s Stirring news and homemade juice recipe development and mindset tool development to reach the foodie consumer with a passion for life. Website
Food. Travel. Entertaining. Relationships. Health. Fashion. Lifestyle Brand.