Los Angeles, CA
Vevian is a progressive food personal chef that strives to help her clients live better, healthier lives. She firmly believes that healthy food doesn't have to be boring or lack flavor, as her creations are inventive and rich in nutrients as well as taste. She is originally from Baghdad, Iraq, but grew up in Detroit and is currently living in LA.
How did you discover your talent? What got you started?
I would say it is definitely more of a passion than a talent. I started cooking with my mom when i was a kid
What makes you keep innovating and pushing your craft to new heights? What’s your true motivation?
My true motivation is my ever-changing life!
If you could have tea with an idol or figure, who would it be? Why?
Maria Sabina, I would love for her to see how many millions of lives she has helped.
So far, what has been your favourite highlight of your career? An achievement? A collaboration?
My project when I lived with people. It's a special connection to cook for your 'roommates', so-to-speak. It's very rewarding to see them enjoy the food and also know it's good for them!
In regards to your craft, where do you want to be in 5 years?
I want me and my husbands personal lifestyle business to grow and help more people.
Define your idea of ‘living with wizdom’ in the modern world. What is timeless about it?
Being authentic in all aspects of life. Seems like authenticity is in short supply these days.
What’s your favourite flavor of Wize Monkey Coffee Leaf tea? How do you steep or consume it?
Mango seems to be really popular, that’s for sure! Where can our audience find out more about you?