To empower our students to have a fulfilling career, along with a balanced and healthy lifestyle that is tailored to their unique needs.
Pure Joy Planet is a culinary school with classes, courses, and certifications offered as interactive courses, globally and online.
Pure Joy Planet is operated by Founder and Director, Elaina Love. The Pure Joy Academy has trained over 600 students from 20 countries since founded in 2010. Our courses and certifications offer the highest quality interactive learning experience in the world of raw and plant-based culinary arts.
Level 1 Raw Plant-Based Chef Training – Immersion into Raw Cuisine – Bedford NY
May 24, 2018, Bedford, NY
We are excited to announce our next 4-Day Raw Plant-Based Chef Certification Course is May 24th – May 27th in Bedford, NY. Come immerse yourself in the art of low glycemic raw plant-based cuisine while connecting with my team at a beautiful location in Bedford.
This Level 1 Certification Course is a blend of theoretical and hands-on training taught by Pure Joy Chef Monique Bogni and assisted by Chef Elaina Love (Virtually) who has 20+ years of healing experience and developing allergy free, low carb, low glycemic recipes.
Whether you want to advance in your professional culinary career or learn how to create healthy, healing gourmet dishes for your family and friends, this program will open your mind to a new and exciting way to prepare food. You will cover beginner with advanced techniques to create positively delectable dishes, along with the science of flavor balancing and recipe development.This course in Bedford, New York at a beautiful and peaceful lakefront villa.
Leave inspired to make healthy deliciously dishes at home. Our Pure Joy cuisine is designed to make you feel lighter, younger, and more confident in the kitchen.
Elaina Love – Founder & CEO
Elaina Love is one of the pioneers in the steadily growing ketogenic plant-based food movement. Elaina's teachings focus on low carb, healthy fats, and full flavored holistic plant food. With 18 years teaching experience, she can help you reach your goals whether it is weight loss, hormone balancing, getting well, or starting a career in holistic health.
Katelyn Louise – Director
Katelyn Louise is Pure Joy Planet's Director. Her specialty is in healing the gut from autoimmune, bacteria and hormonal imbalances. She loves teaching her clients how to use delicious low-glycemic, gluten-free, plant-based foods, and superfoods for optimal health. She is also a private chef and works with clients one-on-one on their health journey.
Monique Bogni – Instructor & Nutrition Coach
Monique is a certified nutritionist and Pure Joy Academy Instructor who helps people transition to healthier ways of eating. She is extremely passionate about teaching people what it means to eat healthy so they can stop dieting and start feeling confident about food.
Dr. Ritamarie is a licensed Doctor of Chiropractic with Certifications in Acupuncture, Nutrition, and Herbal Medicine. She is passionate about teaching it to practitioners in her Nutritional Endocrinology Certification Porgram.
Kristin is a graduate of Pure Joy Academy and teaches plant-based cooking classes in the Phoenix Valley. She is a blogger and activist in healthy plant based cuisine and runs a non-profit healthy food program.
I LOVE food, but I also love feeling my best. Pure Joy Planet has been a dream come true in incorporating good tasting food with my body in mind. As Pure Joy' PR manager and marketing director, I have the privilege of sharing my passions with the world!
Ali Stringer is a Pure Joy Certified Food Chef & Personal Fitness Trainer. Ali is an award winning body builder and competes as a Plant-Based Athlete. She loves teaching and sharing her fitness & food lifestyle with others. Ali is a married mother of two beautiful boys living in Darwin, Australia.
Angie is one of the pioneers of the raw food movement in Hong Kong and the author of the first bilingual raw food recipe book, “Raw in The City”. You can find Angie teaching her recipes on the mass media and public events in Hong Kong. She is now a Licensed Pure Joy Branch Owner in HK.