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"Where simplicity of cooking well and the joy of being together around the table is our treasure.

Welcome to the table." ~

Linda Hale

Come to the Table with Linda Hale

At the Common Table we'll share recipies, kitchen expiriences, helpful hints and tips, as well as our stories. The point is to come togehter over something we all need, great food and friendships and community!

Join along as we take the overwhelm out of the process of cooking toghether. Cheers!

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Qualifications & Interests

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Trained and Taught

Trained in French Bistro, Eugene OR

Ran cooking school for

15 years, California

Teaching and Community Outreach

Life long learner in the art Cooking and all things Kitchen

Experience and forever Continuing Education

Linda's Reasons Why

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Family Focused

Comfort in the Kitchen

Creativity and Connection

We believe the dinner table should be all about connection and slowing down life to enjoy one another.

Feeling right at home in the heart of the home is Linda's favorite place to be!

With a strong desire to share and serve the community which she loves, the idea for the Common Table was born.

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The Recipe Box

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Kitchen Tips and Tricks

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Recipe Exchange

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Our Community & Stories

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Photos Shared

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Touched Lives and Testimonials

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"Vibrant and

encouraging enthusiasm"

Working with Linda in the kitchen is a transformative, hands-on, beautiful experience that helped me learn with all my senses.

Nine Mile Community Center Board Member

"A truly

inspiring teacher"

Warmth and grace is exuding from the kitchen at Linda's house, and her heart. She's a chef and an inspiration.

Jessie Crowley, Neighbor & Friend

"Taking the apprehension and overwhelm out of the kitchen"

Do yourself a favor and read the newsletter! I learned how to gussy up tomato soup that my family loves and I'd be proud to serve to guests in just 10 minutes. Amazing.

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Reach out if you want to create impactful and creative moments together.

"Everybody can cook!"

Master in the arts of hospitality

and lover of all life's deliciousness,

Linda Hale


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