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Easy 4th of July Food and Drinks to Make Together 
Sweet Moments Company
Fourth of July is just around the corner, and you may already be trying to brainstorm festive food and beverage ideas for your annual cookout. There’s the obvious classics like hotdogs, hamburgers, potato salad, and watermelon. We’ve got creative ways to display the classics and some dishes you can add to make the food at your event just a little more festive! 
Interactive Date Night Ideas for the Creative Couple
Sweet Moments Company
It’s finally Summer which means it’s getting hotter and hotter outside and harder to come up with creative date ideas. These days a dinner out and the typical movie after can add up and can sometimes just feel like part of the routine. That’s why we’ve compiled a list of all our favorite interactive at-home date nights. There are so many different activities you can do together that are interactive, and a lot of these can be combined for an extra special evening!
7 Ways to Get Kids Cooking in the Kitchen
Sweet Moments Company

Looking to get the kids in your household more involved in the kitchen? Whether setting up the table, clearing the table, or helping prepare food, we’ve come up with seven different ways to help ge

Terminate Your Takeout Habit With Virtual Cooking Classes
Terminate Your Takeout Habit With Virtual Cooking Classes
Sweet Moments Company
Let’s face it; you order takeout too much. This helpful guide will show you why you should terminate your takeout habit with virtual cooking classes.
How Virtual Cooking Classes Aid in Remote Office Culture
How Virtual Cooking Classes Aid in Remote Office Culture
Sweet Moments Company
It can be hard to build camaraderie when working remotely. This is how virtual cooking classes aid in remote office culture. Start team building today!
How To Improve Communication With Couples’ Cooking Classes
How To Improve Communication With Couples’ Cooking Classes
Sweet Moments Company
Communication is key to a healthy and happy relationship. Improve your communication skills by taking couples’ cooking classes that help you bond.
Lemon Ricotta Pancakes
The Best Lemon Ricotta Pancakes
Therese Ludwig
Chef
These irresistibly fluffy Lemon Ricotta Pancakes are just what you need to take your weekend brunch to the next level! 

 

 

11 Professional Skills Your Team Can Develop Through Cooking
11 Professional Skills Your Team Can Develop Through Cooking
Sweet Moments Company
11 Professional Skills Your Team Can Develop Through Cooking
4 Fun Easter Treats To Make With Your Kids
4 Fun Easter Treats To Make With Your Kids
Sweet Moments Company
We all know about old favorites like hard-boiled eggs, but what other treats can you make for Easter? These are some fun Easter treats to make with your kids.
7 Surefire Ways To Make Cooking at Home Easier
Sweet Moments Company
7 Surefire Ways To Make Cooking at Home Easier
The Importance of Sharing Family Meals Together
Sweet Moments Company
The Importance of Sharing Family Meals Together
5 Reasons Why Food Brings People Together
Sweet Moments Company
5 Reasons Why Food Brings People Together
Top 5 Tips for Cooking Healthier This Year
Sweet Moments Company

Top 5 Tips for Cooking Healthier This Year

Mocha Martini
Saturday Sips- Mocha Martini
Therese Ludwig
Executive Chef

If you are looking for the perfect coffee and chocolate cocktail, this is it!


This Mocha Martini recipe is just fabulous!
How Meal Kits Make Date Night at Home Even Better
How Meal Kits Make Date Night at Home Even Better
Sweet Moments Company
If you’re looking for a new way to celebrate date night, check out the tasty alternative of meal kits and virtual cooking classes to renew the romantic spark.
Tips to Make an At-home St. Patrick’s Day Celebration Unique
Tips to Make an At-home St. Patrick’s Day Celebration Unique
Sweet Moments Company
No matter your background, St. Patrick's Day is a special time to respectfully celebrate Irish heritage and history. Here are a few tips on throwing a party!
How a Meal Kit Can Simplify Your Super Bowl Menu Prep
How a Meal Kit Can Simplify Your Super Bowl Menu Prep
Sweet Moments Company
Meal kits are a good way to add some flair to your meals, but they’re also handy for big events. Here’s how a meal kit can simplify your Super Bowl menu prep.
Strawberry Bouquet
Hand-Crafted Valentine Strawberry Bouquet
Therese Ludwig
Executive Chef

💕Looking to make a thoughtful gift for your Sweetheart this Valentines Day?💕

 

The Best Valentine's Day Meal Prep Tips for Busy Couples
The Best Valentine's Day Meal Prep Tips for Busy Couples
Sweet Moments Company
If you want a romantic date with a delicious ending, make a high-cuisine meal! And if time is an issue, consider the following tips and tricks.
Four Reasons Why Cooking Is a Great Team-Building Activity
Four Reasons Why Cooking Is a Great Team-Building Activity
Sweet Moments Company
If you’re looking for a work event that brings everyone together, consider a cooking class for a common and fun goal that can encourage cooperation.
What To Do When You’re Tired of Cooking the Same Things
What To Do When You’re Tired of Cooking the Same Thing
Sweet Moments Company
If you feel like your dining choices and date nights are in a rut, learn about new and exciting dishes through virtual date night cooking classes.
Does Your Spouse Hate Cooking? Here’s What You Can Do
Does Your Spouse Hate Cooking? Here’s What You Can Do
Sweet Moments Company
Does your spouse hate cooking? Here’s what you can do to spark their interest in culinary pursuits while spending more quality time together!
The Benefits of Using Pre-Measured Ingredients
The Benefits of Using Pre-Measured Ingredients
Sweet Moments Company
The benefits of using pre-measured ingredients are many. When you subscribe to a meal kit service or online food course plan, you get more than a great meal!
Basic Cooking Skills Everyone Should Learn
Basic Cooking Skills Everyone Should Learn
Sweet Moments Company
Everyone can learn to cook, and everyone should know how to, even in the most rudimentary ways. Here are the basic cooking skills everyone should learn.
How To Plan a Cooking Class for a Unique Team-Building Event
How To Plan a Cooking Class for a Unique Team-Building Event
Sweet Moments Company
Bringing your employees together for an event is never in bad taste! Check out how to plan a cooking class for a unique team-building event.
The Benefits of Cooking Together as a Family
The Benefits of Cooking Together as a Family
Sweet Moments Company
Looking for a fun family activity that pays off in the long run? You can’t go wrong with cooking. Here are the benefits of cooking together as a family.
Why a Virtual Cooking Class Is a Great First Date Idea
Why a Virtual Cooking Class Is a Great First Date Idea
Sweet Moments Company
Are you asking someone out but at a loss for a date idea that’s fun and not cliché? Here’s why a virtual cooking class is a great first date idea.
How Do Group Virtual Cooking Classes Work?
How Do Group Virtual Cooking Classes Work?
Sweet Moments Company
Virtual cooking classes are fun and informative, but how do group virtual cooking classes work? Read on to learn what they do and what they can do for you.
How To Make the Holidays Extra Special for Your Employees
How To Make the Holidays Extra Special for Your Employees
Sweet Moments Company
If you’re looking for a way to reward your workers for a successful past year, here’s how to make the holidays extra special for your employees.
Get Festive: Perks of Holiday Baking and Cooking Classes
Get Festive: Perks of Holiday Baking and Cooking Classes
Sweet Moments Company
Holidays are a time for togetherness, and nothing brings people closer better than good food. Get festive with the perks of holiday baking and cooking classes!
Tiny Tims Feast
Why You Should Check Out Our "Tiny Tim's Christmas Feast"
Sweet Moments Company
Enjoy a traditional meal with all the trimmings while helping a great cause. Here’s why you should check out our “Tiny Tim Christmas Feast.”
Reasons Why Virtual Cooking Classes Are Here To Stay
Reasons Why Virtual Cooking Classes Are Here To Stay
Sweet Moments Company
The past year demanded online solutions to in-person cooking instruction. Here are some reasons why virtual cooking classes are here to stay.
8 Ways Cooking Helps Children Learn Problem Solving
8 Ways Cooking Helps Children Learn Problem Solving
Sweet Moments Company
If you want to prepare your child for life, there’s no better place to start than the kitchen. Here are eight ways cooking helps children learn problem-solving.
4 Things We Love About Virtual Cooking Classes
4 Things We Love About Virtual Cooking Classes
Sweet Moments Company
Virtual cooking classes are wonderful opportunities to learn how to prepare great meals. Here are the four things we love about virtual cooking classes.
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Tips for Overcoming the Stress of Thanksgiving Meal Prep
Sweet Moments Company
Turkey day is just around the corner! Are you worried about presenting a tasty meal? Here are a few tips for overcoming the stress of Thanksgiving meal prep.
Ways Cooking Together Strengthens Romantic Relationships
Ways Cooking Together Strengthens Romantic Relationships
Sweet Moments Company
Looking for a pastime that brings you closer together while keeping things fun? Here are the ways cooking together strengthens romantic relationships.
Cookie Monster
Therese Ludwig
Executive Chef Instructor
I am a huge fan of all things pastry! The creation of new sweets is something I have always been fascinated by, but the look on someone's face when you share a taste of the mastered creation is why I bake! 
Snackies
Therese Ludwig
Executive Chef Instructor
Snackies. I know silly name, but you know exactly what I am referring to (I bet you even call them that yourself...)! Snacks are life, as my sisters and I say. I can make a meal out of little scrumptious bites!
Bread-aholic
Therese Ludwig
Executive Chef Instructor
Hi, my name is Therese, and I am a bread-aholic. I am here today to work through my extreme addiction to all things bread. From the crusty and crisp, to the light and delicate... I NEED it all.
Queso-licious!
Therese Ludwig
Executive Chef Instructor
There are not many things in this world that are better than cheese. I can really get down on a nice cheese board with a stunning variety of textures and flavors.
Spiced Hot Apple Cider
Therese Ludwig
Executive Chef Instructor
It is officially October and I could not be more thrilled! I love everything about this month! Most importantly, it gives me the feel that it is the official kick off to the holidays and there are so many fun and exciting activities to do!
Healthy, Flavor Packed One-Pot Meal: Chicken Tikka Masala
Therese Ludwig
Executive Chef Instructor
I know for most of us we have spent a significant amount of time at home in the recent months.
Loaded Toffee Caramel Popcorn
Therese Ludwig
Executive Chef Instructor
This is the time of year for yummy snacks and great movies! I love to snuggle up on the couch and put on one of my favorite holiday movies while enjoying a delicious treat.
Keto Fundido
Therese Ludwig
Executive Chef Instructor
I know it has been a minute since I've had a chance to sit down and pour out my foodie soul through our blog... and I had to share something extra delicious to make up for my absence!
Baked Brie Heaven
Therese Ludwig
Executive Chef Instructor
Rosemary Apricot Baked Brie: 1 Triple Creme Brie Round,  1/2 cup Apricot Jam,  1/3 cup Candied Almonds & Dried Cranberries...
The BEST Prime Ribeye Roast Rub!
Therese Ludwig
Executive Chef Instructor
Prime Ribeye Roast Rub Recipe: 4-5 lb. Prime Ribeye Roast (Bone-in 5 lb. OR Boneless 4lb), Kosher Salt to season, Coarse Ground Black Pepper to season...
Dreaming of Cooler Weather...
Therese Ludwig
Executive Chef Instructor
Fall is my favorite time of year! From the cozy weather, falling leaves, decorations, pumpkin spice EVERYTHING... but most importantly the food!

Virtual Cooking Classes

The Cooking Classes Terms and Conditions constitute a legal and binding contract between Ludwig Concepts, LLC DBA Sweet Moments (“SMCo”) and you (the “Agreement”), and by clicking the button, you are agreeing to be bound by all provisions in this Agreement at the time of your acceptance.

This Agreement may be updated at any time. It is your responsibility to review the most recent version of this Agreement when purchasing classes or services and to remain informed of any changes.

Reservation Policy

  • Payment in full is required at time of registration by credit card, gift card, or gift certificate.
  • Group events are reserved by completing a Private Event Order (“PEO”) form, and are subject to the terms and conditions contained in the PEO form.
  • If SMCo cancels a class due to low enrollment or other extenuating circumstances, all participants will receive a credit towards another class, or a full refund.
  • SMCo. may substitute food items based on availability.
  • Payments will be processed at time of registration.
  • Once you complete the registration and SMCo receives payment in full, SMCo will email your registration confirmation, ingredient delivery time, and virtual class login information.  Please notify SMCo immediately if you do not receive a confirmation email.  Participants are responsible to ensure they receive registration confirmation.

Cancellation Policy

  • All cancellations require a 72 hour notice from the time of scheduled class thru the online booking system for full refund or class credit. If you cancel less than 72 hours before your scheduled class time, SMCo will not issue any refund, credit, or class transfer.  SMCo cannot provide refunds, credits or class transfers for classes missed as a result of illness, job loss, personal emergencies, scheduling conflicts, or events beyond SMCo’s control.  You may have another participant attend in your place, provided such participant meets the participation criteria of SMCo.
  • SMCo utilizes a waiting list system on full classes, to place participants when a class opening arises.
    • In the event you cancel a class less than 72 hours before your scheduled class time, SMCo will attempt to fill your spot.
    • If, and only if, someone takes your vacated spot, SMCo will allow you to switch your class and will provide you with a coupon code that may be applied toward the price of the new class.  The coupon code will be for a credit in an amount equal to the price of your original class, less any discount applied toward your purchase price.
    • You are only allowed one single class switch per reservation.  However, you can always send another participant in your place in the event you need to cancel twice, so long as such participant meets the participation criteria of SMCo.
  • When switching to the same class or a different class more than 72 hours before your scheduled class time, SMCo will provide you with a coupon code that may be applied toward the price of the new class.  The coupon code will be for a credit in an amount equal to the price of your original class, less any discount applied toward your purchase price.
  • As a courtesy, we may send a reminder email and/or test message prior to your scheduled class, though SMCo cannot guarantee that a reminder will be sent.  Participants are responsible to arrive at class.  SMCo cannot provide refunds or credits when a participant fails to attend a reserved class.

Staying Safe and Healthy

  • You are responsible for: (i) informing SMCo if you have any medical and/or food allergies; and (ii) avoiding any contact with such medical and/or food allergies.  SMCo may attempt, but cannot guarantee, to accommodate your allergies.  It is your responsibility to prevent allergic reactions.
  • You should be dressed comfortably but with safety in mind. Flip-flops and open-toed shoes are not permitted in the kitchen. Do not wear loose clothing that could get caught in machinery or equipment. Jewelry should not be worn. You should wear hair clips or bands for long hair.

Children under 17 years of age are not permitted to be present in adult classes.  However, children between the ages of 8 and 16 years may participate in TFK’s 1-hour bread class with an adult, or in our children and teen classes.

Consent Form, Assumption of Risk, Waiver and Release

The class or classes I am registering to take with SMCo are for the purpose of learning to cook, which involves preparing and cooking food.  Like all cooking activities, certain risks and dangers arise, not all of which can be described herein, but may include, without limitation, cuts, scrapes, scratches, puncture wounds, thermal burns, chemical burns, scalds, injuries from using cooking equipment and instruments, eye injuries or irritation, skin irritations, allergic reactions, food poisoning, slips, falls, and choking.  I have read the aforementioned risks and I am familiar with the nature of the classes and activities involved in the cooking classes.  I understand and appreciate the inherent risks and the types of injuries that may occur as a result of my participation.  I assert that my participation in SMCo’s classes or activities is voluntary and I knowingly assume all risks associated therewith.

I understand that I am ultimately responsible for maintaining the quality of the food I prepare, cook and eat during any class or after any class.  I alone am responsible for protecting myself against allergic reactions pertaining to food.

Further, in consideration of my ability to participate in a class or activity, I do hereby waive, release, indemnify and shall hold harmless SMCo and its owners, members, managers, officers, directors, chefs, employees, attorneys, agents, and assigns (collectively, the “Released Parties”), from and against any and all demands, claims, losses, injury, damages, liability, attorney fees, costs, and/or expenses of litigation, in law or in equity, whether known or unknown, that have arisen or may arise from my participation in or attendance at any classes or activities provided by SMCo, or from my use of any recipe, skill, technique, or method learned from SMCo or in any of SMCo classes or activities .  Further, I promise not to sue any of the Released Parties for such demands, claims, or liability.

Recipes

At the end of the course, recipes will be given to participants for the food items produced.  SMCo hopes you will use these recipes for personal use.  However, these recipes are and remain the intellectual property of SMCo.

You may not use SMCo recipes for any commercial use.  SMCo reserves the right to take judicial action to prevent any unauthorized use of SMCo recipes.

Photographs, Videos, and Recordings

For privacy purposes, and to protect SMCo’s intellectual property, you may not make video, audio, or any other recordings of any of SMCo’s classes or activities without first obtaining SMCo’s prior written consent.  You may take photographs of your participation in SMCo’s classes and activities for personal use; provided, however, that you must obtain consent of any other participants or any chef or employee of SMCo included in such photographs.

Unless you provide SMCo with written notice to the contrary, prior to your participation in any SMCo class or activity, you agree that SMCo may take photographs or make video, audio, or other recordings of such class or activity, and hereby grant SMCo permission to use such photographs or recordings, along with your image, voice, performance, or likeness, on SMCo’s website, for marketing and advertising purposes, in connection with media releases, for informational purposes, and for any other commercial purpose reasonably related to SMCo’s business as determined by SMCo.

Confidentiality

SMCo shall strive to preserve the confidentiality of any information you provide to SMCo, and will not sell or give your information to any third party.