I like to cook, and I'm recently single. Cooking for "one" is a real drag, and I'm certain there are other people like me out there that feel the same way. So, I've decided to create a Meetup so that groups of singles can cook and dine together. My thinking is that these should be relatively small groups (eight or less), that are evenly balanced with men and women whenever possible. I'm happy to host, and I have a spectacular kitchen to do it in, but as the group gets bigger, I'm sure others will volunteer to host. Ingredients can be coordinated and effectively "dutch" (e.g. you bring the wine and I'll bring the pork roast).

Oh, and I may eventually switch to just asking people to pay $10-$20 to come, but for now, I'm not too worried about buying a few dinners.  In part, I think if people pay they won't stand others up.  But I also don't want cost to be a barrier, so for now, soup's on me!

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  • October 18, 2013 · 7:00 PM

    Steak and Asparagus

    5 Cookin' 20's and 30's Singles | 5.00

    I'm cooking steak and asparagus for 4 women and 4 men at my place this Friday. I'm looking for a volunteer for dessert, and several volunteers for wine. I only posted... Learn more

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  • New Member
    Brittany Brittany joined
    November 11, 2013
    Brittany
    "My name is Brittany and I'm recently divorced. I have to small children. I love to cook and bake but find it very difficult to cook for one. I looking to have fun, meet new people and enjoy the comfort of food."
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    Phillip Phillip joined
    October 29, 2013
    Phillip
    "I love to cook, I am single, and I am in my 30's. Perfect!"
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    Melissa Melissa joined
    October 29, 2013
    Melissa
    "Hi, I like to cook and am looking forward to meeting new people."
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    summer summer joined
    October 28, 2013
    summer
    "Hi! I'm Summer! I'm newish to SLC and newish to the single life but I have had a long-time love affair with food & cooking."
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    Evy Evy joined
    October 25, 2013
    Evy
    "Hi:) I'm a very easy going person, love to cook and would like to experience that with others."
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    Amanda Amanda joined
    October 25, 2013
    Amanda
    "I recently moved to WJ from Charleston, SC and am looking to meet new people."
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    Raji B. Raji B. joined
    October 22, 2013
    Raji B.
    "My name is Raji, I'm in my mid-30s and Middle Eastern."
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    Nick F. Nick F. joined
    October 22, 2013
    Nick F.
    "Hey, I'm a Texas transplant that needs to expand his social variety and meet some interesting people!"
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    Nicole L. Nicole L. joined
    October 22, 2013
    Nicole L.
    "Hi I too love to cook and also find it hard cooking for one and would rather share in the company of others."
 
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