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Plant-Based Lifestyle Coaching


If you are looking to transition to a more plant-based lifestyle but need help getting there, working with a plant-based home chef can help you meet your goals. Design customized meals and food prep plans all while meeting your nutritional needs and learning the health benefits of a plant-based diet. Together you will identify dishes and snacks you’ll love and practice meal-planning, shopping, recipes and strategies for staying on course.

Program Details
  • Review the instructor bio and schedules to select and register for a package.
  • Sessions are 45 minutes and Linda will contact you by the first week of the term to schedule your sessions. Use your sessions within the term; no refunds for unused sessions. Individual sessions must be cancelled with Linda 24 hours in advance; otherwise the session is counted against your package total. You must be registered before participating in a session.

Refund/Drop Policy

If you want to drop, you must do so online via MyPCC or by contacting a Registration office within six calendar days after the start of the term. No drops or refunds on partially used  packages.

Spring 2021 Plant-Based Lifestyle Coaching Instructor Profiles and Availability

Linda Tyler
Availability: Wed, 8am-4pm; Fri, 10am-6pm

Linda is an experienced plant-based home chef, instructor, recipe creator and writer. Her goal is to help students create their own plant-based meal plans that are both tasty and healthy but are practical enough to fit into their daily lifestyle. She is inspired by her students and loves to help more people create and cook plant-based recipes they will enjoy that meet their goals and dietary needs.