Natalie has taught continuing education courses in home cooking and a cooking day camp for elementary-aged students at Parkland College. Continuing education courses introduced students to principles of cooking basics, featuring topics such as Rustic Pizza, Soups & Stews, Weekday Vegetarian, Culinary Basics I & II, Art of Appetizers, Tarts & Pies, Holiday Cooking, Sushi, and Summer Vegetables. Children's day camp courses offered a choice between Kids in the Kitchen and Japanese Cooking 101.

Click here for an example handout from Natalie's Rustic Pizza cooking class.

You can also read Natalie's reflections on home cooking and nutrition at

The Culinary Artistry of Chef Watson

I'm Conflicted About Blue Apron