Welcome to Peasful Kitchen of Summit, Westfield + surrounding towns!


(Contact karin@peasfulkitchen.com for questions about these classes or to schedule a private or group class in your home!)

Location: Creative Kids, Scotch Plains
Wednesdays 1-1.45 p.m.(9/20-10/25) 6 sessions
Get ready for a super fun hands on cooking experience that plants the seeds of healthy eating early on. We’ll expand your child’s tastebuds by creating healthy and yummy recipes each week. Children will use all 5 senses to smell, touch, taste, look and listen during the culinary adventure. Classes emphasize a variety of skills including: kitchen safety, following directions, measuring, nutrition, and more. Each class features the freshest fall fruit and vegetables!

Little Chefs210.00 USD
Your eTicket will be emailed after payment to your PayPal email address.

September 18, 7-9.30 pm
Location: BKC Kitchen, 401 Cumberland st, Westfield, NJ
Mornings made easy! We’ll prepare and send you home with at least a dozen healthy lunches and snacks to fuel your child throughout the day. You’ll leave with a freezer full of meals and snacks, perfect to grab and go for hectic mornings! Sample menu includes: homemade hot pockets, melon cooler pouches, ham and cheese muffins, and no-bake granola bars—yum! 

Back to School Lunches and Snacks85.00 USD
Your eTicket will be emailed after payment to your PayPal email address.


September 25, 7-9.30 pm
Location: BKC Kitchen, 401 Cumberland St. Westfield, NJ
If Rachael Ray can do it in less than 30, you can too! From the time you open your pantry to the minute you put the meal on the table, these recipes are ready to go in a half hour—perfect for hectic weeknights. The menu may include cauliflower rice with chicken, a 5 ingredient quiche, pasta with end-of-summer tomato sauce and a cold sweet pea and avocado soup.  

Prenatal Yoga & Snacks50.00 USD
Your eTicket will be emailed after payment to your PayPal email address.


Get set for a fun day or evening spent cooking up healthy, delicious meals for your family! We come to your home with all the groceries and equipment you’ll need for a fun day of mixing and mingling  (and yep, we take care of the cleanup, too!).

Scroll through our course catalogue to get a taste for the types of culinary classes we offer—whether you prefer a one-on-one private class or you plan to gather a group of friends for a fun social activity.

We offer a variety of classes from organic baby and toddler food to an elegant ladies lunch (that includes a meal you pack up for dinner) to stock-the-freezer classes–perfect for families or moms to be!

Contact us to schedule a class by filling out the form below or emailing: karin@peasfulkitchen.com

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Karin Von Zelowitz

“The Swedish Saveur”

Culinary Instructor



Growing up on a farm in Sweden, food has always played a central role in Karin’s life. Her mom taught her first hand about farm-to-table cooking, and Karin continues to cook for her family the same way.

Karin is a Dietitian (licensed from Sweden) and a former Chef for the Swedish Ambassador in Switzerland. Today she runs her own nutrition consulting business called Nordic Health and Wellness where she will be offering Peasful Kitchen cooking classes. She has a passion for helping others reach their health objectives through counseling about nutrition, food, and cooking.

Karin believes that cooking at home with fresh ingredients is the way to live a healthy sustainable life. Her goal for you: Make meals as often as you can and most importantly, eat them together with your family!

Karin lives in Summit, New Jersey with her husband and two children. She loves everything about food, cooking, fitness and spending time with her family.