Kitchen Tips

Dishing Out Recpies

July 31, 2019

Grilled Stone Fruit

This is a delicious summer dish that is extremely popular in our team-building events! What You’ll Need: 6 Stone Fruits (Peaches, Nectarine and/or Plums) 2 tablespoons […]
July 1, 2019

Mexican Mango Mint Mojito

We recently incorporated this fresh cocktail into our team-building events and corporate cooking challenges, and it has been a big hit!  Make these for a delicious […]

What's New at lajollacooks4u

September 11, 2019

Who’s Been in My Kitchen: Google and Experian

We kicked off September with a bang – welcoming two HUGE company names into our kitchen! Jennifer Chason, Director of Cloud Enterprise at Google, was looking […]
August 28, 2019

Lajollacooks4u Expands Team as We Gear Up for Busy Fall Season

We’re excited to announce that we’ve expanded our team as we gear up for a busy fall season!  We’ve seen record growth so far in 2019, […]

Kitchen Tips

May 24, 2018

All About Pickling

Pickling is so hot right now, and it’s the easiest way to preserve summer’s flavors.  All you need is a little vinegar, salt, sugar and select […]
April 24, 2018

Mexican Cheeses 101

Who doesn’t love cheese?  With Cinco de Mayo right around the corner, we’ve rounded up five excellent Mexican cheeses that you need to start cooking with […]

Our Team Events

January 5, 2017

Team Building in the New Year

With the new year just beginning, there’s no better time to recognize and celebrate all your team’s accomplishments in 2016.  Here’s why throwing a team-building event […]
November 9, 2016

What it Takes to Make a Great Team

Good teams don’t just happen overnight.  Often times, it takes years to cultivate a healthy working environment.  So what does it take to attain a highly […]
September 2, 2014

Kitchen Tips: All About the Freshness of Fruits

Our Kitchen Tips this month are focused on: FRUITS. With summer slowly fading away like those hard-earned tans, we’re going to miss all of the joys […]
August 8, 2014

Kitchen Tips: Too Hot and Too Cool

These Kitchen Tips are too cool and too hot The summer season may be reaching its final month, but we’re still feeling the heat at Lajollacooks4u. Maybe […]
July 8, 2014

Kitchen Tips: Stay Fresh…Garden Fresh

Keep cool and [garden] fresh this summer with these Garden to Table tips! At Lajollacooks4u, we are all about clean, fresh eating and growing our own […]
June 5, 2014

Kitchen Tips: Grilling La Vida Loca

Chef Jodi’s tips for spicing up those grill skills with Latin flavors! Time to get fired up for Grill Season! Put away the ground beef and […]
May 2, 2014

Kitchen Tips: Chef Jodi Simply Can’t Cook Without…

What Chef Jodi simply can’t cook without… Chef Jodi’s kitchen is filled with wonderful kitchen toys and flavorful ingredients, but there are some things she simply couldn’t […]
April 3, 2014

Kitchen Tips: Ingredients and Cooking Toys

Chef Jodi just can’t get enough of these ingredients and kitchen toys! Process It All with a KitchenAid Food Processor When it comes to kitchen toys, […]
March 10, 2014

Kitchen Tips: MORE Favorite Things

MORE of Chef Jodi’s favorite things… Salt is the ‘Spice of Life’ Did you know a salt can be prepared many different ways to give it […]
February 10, 2014

Kitchen Tips: “A Few of My Favorite Things”

“These are a few of my favorite [kitchen] things!” We’re introducing a new category of content for the blog! Chef Jodi of Lajollacooks4u has agreed to […]