It's not every day that you get to share a kitchen with an Italian chef. Ditch the boxed macaroni and get ready to bite into la dolce vita with today's old-world-inspired deal: Pay $75 for admission to a three-hour cooking class with Tuscan-born chefs Difasi and Alessio of Thyme Around the Table (a $175 value). Choose a morning or afternoon session, then head to Westhope Presbyterian Church in Saratoga for your culinary adventure. You'll learn how to prepare one authentic Italian appetizer, entrée, and dessert (menus change for each class). Whether you're an aspiring chef du cuisine or merely want to start steering clear of the microwave, today's freshly-made deal is good for both palate and purse.