Kitchen Tips

Dishing Out Recpies

July 1, 2019

Strawberry Shortcake

If this isn’t your go-to summer dessert, we don’t know what is! Light and fresh – simply delicious! What You’ll Need: Shortcakes: 2 hard-boiled egg yolks, […]
June 22, 2019

Edamame Salad with Blackened Shrimp

  This is a great summertime salad, and the lime vinaigrette gives it that fresh California flair! What You’ll Need: 4 cups field greens 1 cup […]

What's New at lajollacooks4u

August 15, 2019

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: Private Cooking Party in Walnut Creek, CA

Summer is a great time to celebrate special occasions, so we were thrilled when we were asked to host a private birthday party in Walnut Creek! […]
July 31, 2019

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: Vistage’s Second Visit & Heron Therapeutics

Our summer of team building continues! Vistage International visited our kitchen for the second time last week.  Jennifer Vedehnal brought five members of her speaker relations […]

Kitchen Tips

January 6, 2019

Healthier Eating in the New Year

Want to eat healthier this year? A lot of us want to, but don’t know exactly how to go about it.  That’s why it’s easier to […]
October 20, 2018

Get Organized for the Holidays

It’s that time of year again!  The holiday season has commenced, and it’s time to get organized before your out-of-town guests come through the door.  We’ve […]

Our Team Events

February 7, 2017

Five Ways Corporate Team Building Activities Can Make You a Better Team Member

How team members communicate with each other plays an integral role in the workplace.  In fact, a 2014 survey from About.com found that the top three […]
January 17, 2017

Lajollacooks4u Announces its Newest Service Offering:  Corporate Cooking Challenges

Corporate team building events can bring significant benefits to organizations, such as enhanced communication, increased morale and lower employee turnover.  A close-knit team is crucial to […]
June 3, 2015

Kitchen Tips: If It’s In Season, Get Eatin’

If It’s In Season, Get Eatin’ This month is all about those beautiful seasonal fruits and vegetables. There are so many fresh garden goodies readily available […]
May 5, 2015

Kitchen Tips: Berry Berry Fresh

Berry Berry Fresh! This month is all about the sweetness of spring and prime garden freshness. If you snuck a peak at our delicious May recipes, you might […]
April 1, 2015

Kitchen Tips: Spring Cleaning, Anyone?

Keep your kitchen clean this spring, with these tips! Spring is upon us and that means out with the old and in with new…It’s that time […]
March 3, 2015

Kitchen Tips: Pass the Paper Towel, Please!

At Lajollacooks4u, we are all about making the most of what we’ve got. When it comes to resources, Lajollacooks4u hates to waste. That’s why we find […]
February 2, 2015

Kitchen Tips: Frozen and Fresh

Stay Cool and Fresh: Herbs and Your Freezer Stay Cool, Keep it Frozen: Your Freezer While some on the east coast are able to keep just […]
January 7, 2015

Kitchen Tips: Clean Cooking and Eating in the New Year

Chef Jodi has dished out some tips for keeping true to those New Year’s resolutions for clean cooking and eating! Clean eating what’s garden fresh: Cool […]
December 3, 2014

Kitchen Tips: Stay Sharp for the Holidays

The holidays will be here before we know it. Stay calm, keep sharp, and cook on! For the happiest holidays, it’s important to stay sharp and […]
November 7, 2014

Kitchen Tips: Theme of Thanksgiving

Chef Jodi is dishing out some wise words to prep for the big Turkey Day! If you haven’t already, mark your calendars: Thanksgiving is November 27, 2014. […]
October 8, 2014

Kitchen Tips: Fresh Fall Fruit Tricks

Tips and Tricks of the Trade for Fall Freshness The Autumn season means endless amounts of fresh fruits and vegetables- and we love everything Garden Fresh! […]